Friday 23 August, 2019

Donna Cox appointed as new Minister of Communications

Minister Stuart Young (Left) Newly appointed Minister of Communications Donna Cox (Right)

Minister Stuart Young (Left) Newly appointed Minister of Communications Donna Cox (Right)

A new Minister of Communications has been appointed. 

This was confirmed via a release from the Office of the Prime Minister on Sunday night. 

Prime Minister Keith Rowley has advised President Paula-Mae Weekes, in keeping with the provisions of Section 3(9), 40(2)(a), 76(3) and 79(1) of the Constitution of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to revoke the appointment of Stuart Young as Minister of Communications and to revoke the appointment of Foster Cummings as a Senator. 

He also advised President Weekes to appoint Donna Cox as a Senator and as Minister of Communications. 

Stuart Young retains his portfolio as Minister of National Security. 

The swearing-in ceremony for Donna Cox will take place at President’s House on Monday at 10:30 am.

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