Friday 30 October, 2020

PNM picks Gypsy to contest Moruga/Tableland seat

People's National Movement (PNM) candidate for Moruga/Tableland, Winston "Gypsy" Peters

People's National Movement (PNM) candidate for Moruga/Tableland, Winston "Gypsy" Peters

It's official!

Former United National Congress (UNC) MP Winston "Gypsy" Peters has been selected by the People's National Movement (PNM) to contest the Moruga/Tableland seat in the upcoming general election.

He replaces incumbent MP Dr Lovell Francis.

In a Facebook post, Peters said he was humbled and honoured by the Executive Committee's decision to select him to contest the Moruga/Tableland seat.

"I wish to express my sincerest gratitude to the People's National Movement (PNM), and it's Political Leader, Prime Minister the honourable, Dr Keith Rowley. I am looking forward to using my years of experience as a Member of Parliament (MP) and Government Minister to address the needs of the people of Moruga/Tableland, understanding the challenges within the Constituency."

He also expressed gratitude to Francis for his service and dedication to the people of Moruga/Tableland.

Peters served as the Minister of the Arts and Culture under the previous People's Partnership administration. 

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