St. Kitts-Nevis Parliament dissolved, paving way for general elections

St. Kitts - statement on dissolution of parliament
St. Kitts/Nevis Prime Minister Dr. Denzil Douglas announcing the dissolution of Parliament in front of his Parliamentary colleagues on the steps of Government Headquarters

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis Dr. Denzil Douglas on Friday announced he had advised the Governor General to dissolve Parliament with immediate effect.

The Prime Minister’s announcement, made on the steps of Government Headquarters, followed an emergency sitting of Parliament on Friday which passed a resolution paving the way for the Governor General to sign a proclamation which  realigned the constituency boundaries.  The Prime Minister said an election date will be announced later.

See Prime Minister’s Statement:  Parliament Dissolved 

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