UWP to hold public meeting in wake of election date announcement

By Dominica News Online ,

The Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP) will address the nation tomorrow in relation to the declaration of the election date by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit.

PM Skerrit announced that Dominicans will go to the polls on December 6th, 2019. Parliament was dissolved today 6th November 2019 and nomination day will be on the 19th of November 2019.

The Deputy Leader of the United Workers Party (UWP), Attorney Joshua Francis, told Dominicanewsonlinen (DNO) that UWP supporters and officials have called on the opposition to talk about relevant issues before the elections.

“In view of the call from the UWP supporters and officials, ‘no electoral reform, no elections’, Mr. Linton will address that and many other things tomorrow at Lagoon,” Francis said.

The meeting is expected to begin at 7:00pm.