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ST.KITTS-NEVIS PM HARRIS MAKES CONGRATULATORY PHONE CALL TO ST. LUCIA’S PRIME MINISTER-ELECT ALLEN CHASTANET

PM Harris and now PM Elect Chastanet havign a light moment at the UWP 5OTH Anniversary Gala at which PM Harris was the guest speaker in March 2015

 

 

 

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, JUNE 6th, 2016 (PRESS SEC) – Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris has made a congratulatory phone call to Mr. Allen Chastanet, St. Lucia’s Prime Minister-elect.  Mr. Chastanet’s United Workers’ Party will form the new government after securing victory at the polls today, June 6th, 2016, against the St. Lucia Labour Party led by Dr. Kenny Anthony.

PM Harris with Members of the Leadership of the UWP including Dr Gale Rigobert, PM Elect Chastanet and Ezehcila Joseph

PM Harris with Members of the Leadership of the UWP including Dr Gale Rigobert, PM Elect Chastanet and Ezehcila Joseph

Tonight, Prime Minister Harris told Mr. Chastanet that he feels very happy for him, his colleagues, and all of the supporters of the United Workers’ Party.  Dr. Harris also affirmed that he considers the Prime Minister-elect to be a very good friend.

The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis was the Featured Speaker at the United Workers’ Party’s 50th Anniversary Gala that was held on Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at the Sandals Grande St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort under the theme “All that Glitters IS Gold.”

PM Harris deleivers keynote address at UWP 50TH Gala

PM Harris deleivers keynote address at UWP 50TH Gala

Prime Minister Harris – in a rousing speech that resonated with the large, appreciative audience who gave him exuberant applause, as well as a standing ovation – praised Mr. Chastanet, the leader of the U.W.P. of St. Lucia, for providing moral support and vocal encouragement for Team Unity when the coalition was pressing to get the Motion of No Confidence matter heard in Parliament.   During his speech, Prime Minister Harris also commended Mr. Chastanet for showing courage in mounting a legal challenge against the Boundaries Commission.

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