Day: December 15, 2018

Ranil to be sworn in as Prime Minister tomorrow

President Maithripala Sirisena has informed leader of the United National Party Ranil Wickremesinghe to take oath as Prime Minister on Sunday the 16th of December at 10 am at the Presidential Secretariat.



No intention of remaining as PM without a general election – MR

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says that the change of government that the people expected has now had to be put off, but pledged that the people will definitely get the “change they desire” as no one can prevent that from happening.



Mahinda Rajapaksa resigns

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has informed United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) parliamentarians that he has resigned from the post of Prime Minister.



UNF discusses new Cabinet, Ravi likely to be Finance Minister

It is claimed that leaders of the United National Front had held several discussions with regard to forming the new Cabinet tomorrow.



Sri Lanka PM Rajapaksa to resign as fears of government shutdown grow

Sri Lanka’s Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa will resign from his post, his son said on Friday, in a move that will force President Maithripala Sirisena to appoint a replacement to avert a possible government shutdown on Jan 1.