St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party convenes 85th Annual Conference this Sunday; Jamaican Parliamentarian guest speaker

May 19, 2017 in National

Some 500 delegates, invited guests and supporters of the ruling St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party will gather on Sunday 21st May for the 85th Annual Conference.

The Conference takes place at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort and Royal Beach Casino at Frigate Bay, under the theme: “85 years of Service, Greater Strength through Struggle.”

The Conference, held every third Sunday in May, begins at 1:30 pm with the Public Session which will feature Welcome Remarks by the Party Chairperson, the Hon. Marcella Liburd; Fraternal Greetings; Presentation of Awards to the 2017 Miss Labour and the 7 other contestants who participated in the recent Miss Labour pageant, the honouring of the Mothers from the 8 constituencies in St. Kitts and the Keynote address by the National Political Leader and Leader of the Opposition, the Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil Douglas.

Guest Speaker is Hon. Dr. Dayton Campbell, People’s National Party (PNP) Member of Parliament for St. Anne, North Western. He is the youngest member of the Jamaica House of Representatives.

The 500 delegates as well as representatives of Young Labour, Labour Women and the St. Kitts Nevis Trades and Labour Union will be in attendance.

The Public Session will also see a number of Invited Guests in attendance.

The agenda for the Business Session, which follows features the Annual Report from the National Executive of the Party; the Treasurer’s and Auditor’s Reports; Resolutions from the Executive, followed by Resolutions from the several Branches of the Party, Young Labour and Labour Women; the Election of Auditors and the Election of a new Executive Committee for the ensuing year.