13 Nov Full Complement of Candidates Duly Nominated, says the PNP
The People’s National Party is reporting that all their 228 candidates and Portmore Mayoral Candidate Leon Thomas, for the upcoming Local Government Elections have been duly nominated in accordance with the rules governing same.
Campaign Chairman Noel Arscott said, “We in the PNP are very excited about the opportunity these elections will provide to the people, in making sure the excellent work of the PNP led Municipal Corporation will continue under our leadership.”
The People’s National Party currently controls all of the Parish Council/Municipal Corporations along with Portmore, who votes directly for its Mayor.
“We welcome the fact that today’s process was without any major incident to report and this we believe speaks well of our maturing democracy, which is good.” “All our candidates are quite upbeat about their chances and the Party is totally united around and behind all of them,” Arscott said.
The Member of Parliament for Clarendon South Western is pointing to a high level of ground work being done and lead by PNP President Portia Simpson Miller, along with her Vice Presidents, Regional Chairmen and other sitting Members of Parliament. “We have been strategically moving across the country as part of our “People Link Up” and intend to give this our best shot under the circumstances, expecting to reap good results on November 28, 2016,” says the MP.