Trinidad and Tobago

Reshuffle takes place in Trinidad and Tobago


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Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar has reshuffled her Cabinet in what is seen as a move to strengthen the People’s Partnership in the House of Assembly before upcoming elections.

The reshuffle includes changes to some of the ministries themselves where their responsibilities were not in line with their core business.

List of changes:

Dr Fuad Khan Minister of Health
Devant Maharaj Minister of Transport
Kevin Ramnarine Minister of Energy
Verna St Rose Greaves Minister of Gender, Youth and Child Development
Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan Minister of Public Administration
Dr Suruj Rambachan Minister of Foreign Affairs and Communication
Delmon Baker Minister in the Ministry of Finance
Collin Partap Minister in the Ministry of National Security
Jairam Seemungal Deputy Speaker
Nicole Dyer Minister in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Communication
Ramona Ramdial Minister in the Ministry of Gender, Youth and Child Development
Rudy Indarsingh Minister in the Ministry of Local Government
Embau Moheni Minister in the Ministry of Arts and Multiculturalism
Nela Khan Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Local Government

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