The Democratic Labour Celebration (DLP) is able to turn out to be a viable choice for the Barbadian voters, declared an “unafraid” and “uncompromising” president Dr Ronnie Yearwood yesterday.
Addressing the Dems’ 67th annual convention at their George Avenue, St Michael headquarters, his first since being elected in Could this yr, Yearwood criticised Authorities’s dealing with of key points and demanded that it does higher.
“Price of dwelling, gas prices, Nationwide Insurance coverage Scheme, lack of alternatives, Auditor Common’s Report . . . . it speaks to a scarcity of excellent governance. That’s the core of all the issues we face in Barbados, and all the issues now we have ever confronted on this nation, is that this lack of excellent governance,” he mentioned.
Yearwood’s impassioned plea for DLP unity and his pledge of a brand new inclusive politics prompted spontaneous applause from get together members, bringing some to their toes.
“I’m dedicated to a distinct politics, the apply of an inclusive politics, the apply of a brand new politics.”
Utilizing a biblical reference, he declared: “There may be room for everybody beneath this huge tent. Don’t let your hearts worry, for there are lots of rooms on this home and if it weren’t so, I might have instructed you. . .” (GBM)
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