Dominica Labour Party win fourth consecutive victory
The ruling social democratic Dominica Labour Party (DLP) has won the general election which took place on Monday. The victory gives the DLP a fourth term in office; they have been in power since 2000. However the number of seats they hold in the 21 seat Dominica House of Assembly has dropped from 18 to 15.
The centrist United Workers’ Party (UWP) picked up the additional three seats to give them six seats in the new parliament.