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Cabinet of Saint Lucia

Allen M. Chastanet Prime Minister, Minister for Finance, Economic Growth, Job Creation, External Affairs and Public Service Dr Gale Rigobert Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development Ezechiel […]

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet names his Cabinet

Newly elected Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced the names of his new Cabinet. His centre-right United Workers Party (UWP) defeated the centre-left Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) in last […]

United Workers Party

The United Workers Party or UWP was founded in 1964 as an alliance of the former People’s Progressive Party (PPP) and the National Labour Movement, a splinter group from the […]

Saint Lucia Labour Party

The Saint Lucia Labour Party or SLP was founded in 1949 as a centre-left party with the support of the Saint Lucia Workers Cooperative Union. Universal suffrage was introduced to […]

Opposition win General Election

The opposition centre-right United Workers Party (UWP) has won yesterday’s general election, taking 11 of the 17 seats in the House of Assembly. That gives them the same number of […]

Parliamentary 2016

An election took place on 6 June 2016. United Workers Party 11 Saint Lucia Labour Party 6 Lucian People’s Movement 0 Independents 0 Total 17 Registered electors: 161,883 Votes: 86,525 […]

Saint Lucia elects a new House of Assembly

The 160,4625 eligible voters in Saint Lucia will go to the polls today between 6.30 a.m. and 6 p.m. local time to vote for a new 17 seat House of […]

PM addresses concerns in New Year speech

Prime Minister Kenny Anthony delivered his New Year address to the nation last night. During his speech he addressed a number of major concerns including the economy, unemployment, climate change, […]