PPP names Parliamentarians; 13 are new and 5 are Amerindian leaders
The People’s Progressive Party has named the 33 persons it has nominated to sit in the National Assembly.
See below full statement from PPP.
The People’s Progressive Party/ Civic (PPP/C) on August 19, 2020, submitted to the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) names of candidates, extracted from its List of Candidates, to be Members of the National Assembly, as well as its lists of names of candidates extracted to be members of the ten (10) Regional Democratic Councils (RDCs).
The thirty -three (33) Members of Parliament include twelve (12) from the Geographic List and twentyone (21) from the National Top Up List. Our 2020 Parliamentary team demonstrates that the PPP/C is truly a national party representing the diversity of Guyana, with all ethnic groups, geographic regions and a broad range of skills and knowledge of our country represented.
Included in the 33 Members of Parliaments (MPs) are six (6) medical doctors, 4 attorneys at law, economists, administrators, as well as activists from the labour movement, practitioners in broadcasting and the media, and the business community.
There are thirteen (13) new Members of Parliament, comprising of young women and men, as well as those who will bring more extensive experience with them. The Interior regions are well presented with four (4) strong leaders from the Amerindian communities.
The 2020 team of 33 is comprised of new, young and seasoned leaders, as follows:
- Prime Minister, Brigadier Mark Anthony Phillips
- Vice President, Bharrat Jagdeo
- Mohabir Anil Nandlall
- Gail Teixeira
- Dr. Frank Christopher Stanislaus Anthony
- Vickram Outar Bharrat
- Zufikar Mustapha
- Colin Croal
- Nigel Dharamlall
- Sonia Savitri Parag
- Joseph Linden Fitzclarence Hamilton
- Deodat Indar
- Charles Shiva Ramson
- Pauline Rose Ann Sukhai
- Priya Manickchand
- Dr. Vindhya Vasini Harshkumari Persaud
- Juan Anthony Edghill
- Hugh Todd
- Susan Rodrigues
- Warren Kwame Eusi Mc Coy
- Alister Charlie
- Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo
- Yvonne Pearson Fredericks
- Faizal M. Jaffarally
- Sanjeev Jaichandra Datadin
- Seepaul Narine
- Anand Persaud
- Dr. Bheri Sygmond Ramsaran
- Dharamkumar Seeraj
- Bhagmattie Veerasammy
- Dr. Jennifer Reginalda Ann Westford
- Dr. Tandika Smith
- Lee Gendre Hakkim Williams