Thursday 24 September, 2020

St Lucia's PM congratulates PNM on victory at the polls

T&T Prime Minister-elect Dr Keith Rowley

T&T Prime Minister-elect Dr Keith Rowley

St Lucia's Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has congratulated Prime Minister-elect Dr Keith Rowley and the People's National Movement (PNM) on their victory at the polls last night.

Chastanet said: 'Congratulations to Dr Keith Rowley and the People’s National Movement on their new mandate to continue serving Trinidad & Tobago for five more years.

St Lucian Prime Minister Allen Chastanet

'We wish you, your team, and the people of T&T great success throughout this new term and we look forward to working together to build a more united and prosperous region.'

The PNM defeated the United National Congress (UNC), led by Kamla Persad-Bissessar, 22-19 seats during the 2020 General Election.

During his victory speech, Rowley declared: 'Given the course that we have travelled, given the obstacles that we’ve had to overcome from 2015 to 2020, I tonight want to say that this result confirms my faith in the people of Trinidad and Tobago.'  

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