The People’s National Movement wishes to advise that following the Screening Exercise held at Balisier House, Port of Spain on Thursday October 29th 2015 Ms. Merlyn Joan Calliste was selected at the Candidate for the Electoral District of Malabar South in the upcoming Local Government Bye-Election in the D’Abadie/O’Meara Constituency. Mrs. Calliste ia s former CEO of the Arima Borough Corporation.
With respect to the Electoral District of Auzonville/Tunapuna in the Tunapuna Constituency the nominations were not accepted. The Constituency was asked to submit new prospective candidates. The Screening for the Electoral District will take place on November 6th 2015 at 5:00 p.m. at Balisier House, Port of Spain.
The Party also wishes to announce that the Political Leader, Dr. the Hon. Keith Rowley in keeping with his pledge, has deposited his first month’s salary in the PNM building Fund. Details of the project will be released in due course.
The vacancies in the three Regional Corporations for the post of Deputy Mayor and Vice Chairmen were approved by the Leadership of the Party as follows:
Arima Borough Corporation - Councillor Lisa Morris-Julian, Deputy Mayor
Tunapuna/Piarco Regional Corporation - Councillor Paul Leacock, Vice Chairman
Diego Martin Regional Corporation - Alderman Mary Lou Ammon, Vice Chairman