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JAMAICA | PNP names Interim Shadow Cabinet

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Opposition Leader and president of the PNP Dr. Peter Phillips Opposition Leader and president of the PNP Dr. Peter Phillips
Kingston, Jamaica, September 21, 2020: People’s National Party (PNP) President and  Leader of the Opposition Dr Peter Phillips M.P. today named an interim Shadow Cabinet in order to facilitate the effective functioning of the Opposition in Parliament until the Party elects a new leader.

Consequently, and in the meantime, all the members of the previous Shadow Cabinet have been asked to maintain their existing portfolio oversight responsibilities. Those responsibilities that were exercised previously by members who were unsuccessful in the election have been reassigned to newly elected members in the House and the Senate.

The full list is as follows:

1.

Leader of the Opposition: Planning and Development, and Defence

Dr. Peter Phillips, MP

2.

Finance and the Public Service

Mr Mark Golding, MP

Senator Lambert Brown

(Public Service)

3.

National Security

Mr. Fitz Jackson, MP

4.

Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade

Ms Lisa Hanna, MP

5.

Justice and Leader of Opposition Business in the Senate

Senator Donna Scott-Mottley

6.

Education and Training

Dr. Angela Brown-Burke, MP

7.

Community Development & Culture

Senator Damion Crawford

8.

Health & Wellness

Dr. Morias Guy

9.

Industry, Competitiveness and Global Logistics

Mr. Anthony Hylton, MP

10.

Tourism

Senator Janice Allen

11.

Transport and Works

Mr. Mikael Phillips, MP

12.

Labour, Social Security and Special Abilities

Senator Dr Floyd Morris

13.

Mining and Energy and Leader of Opposition Business in the House of Representatives

Mr. Phillip Paulwell, MP

14.

Science, Technology and Information

Mr. Julian Robinson, MP

15.

Land and Housing

Senator Sophia Fraser Binns

16.

Agriculture and Rural Development

Mr. Lothian Cousins, MP

17.

Local Government

Ms Natalie Neita, MP

18.

Youth, Gender Affairs, Entertainment and Sports

Ms Denise Daley, MP

19. 

Water, Environment & Climate Change

Senator Norman Horne

Last modified onMonday, 21 September 2020 18:04
  • Countries: Jamaica