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New St. Lucia PM names 15-member Cabinet

Former Prime Minister Stephenson King is in the 15-member Cabinet as Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour. (Credit: UWP Facebook page)  Former Prime Minister Stephenson King is in the 15-member Cabinet as Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour. (Credit: UWP Facebook page)
CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Wednesday June 15, 2016 – Prime Minister Allen Chastanet yesterday unveiled a 15-member Cabinet, just over a week after his United Workers Party (UWP) ousted the St. Lucia Labour Party (SLP) from office.

Chastanet, in addition to being Prime Minister will take on the portfolios of finance, economic growth, job creation, external affairs and public service.

Former Prime Minister Stephenson King, has been given responsibility in the Cabinet for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour.

Here is the full list of Cabinet members and their portfolios:

  1. Allen Chastanet – Prime Minister, Minister for Finance, Economic Growth, Job Creation, External Affairs and Public Service
  2. Dr. Gale Rigobert – Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development
  3. Ezechiel Joseph – Minister for Agriculture, Fisheries, Physical Planning, Natural Resources and Cooperatives
  4. Stephenson King – Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour
  5. Guy Joseph – Minister of Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation
  6. Lenard Montoute – Minister for Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Local Government
  7. Edmund Estephane – Minister within the Ministry for Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Local Government
  8. Senator Hermangild Francis – Minister for Home Affairs, Justice and National Security
  9. Senator Mary Isaac – Minister for Health and Wellness
  10. Bradley Felix – Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Commerce, Industry, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs
  11. Dominic Fedee – Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Tourism, Information and Broadcasting
  12. Jimmy Henry – Minister within the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries, Physical Planning, Natural Resources and Cooperatives
  13. Senator Fortuna Belrose – Minister within the Ministry for Equity, Social Justice, Empowerment, Youth Development, Sports, Culture and Local Government
  14. Senator Ubaldus Raymond – Minister in the Ministry of Finance
  15. Herod Stanislas – Minister within the Ministry of Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation
 

 

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