Francisco Jn. Pierre has replaced Dr. Ubaldus Raymond as Senator in the upper House. Mr. Jn. Pierre contested the Laborie seat on a UWP ticket in 2016. President of the Senate Jeannine Giraudy-McIntyre confirmed receipt of Dr. Raymond’s resignation. The Senator became embroiled in a sex scandal recently-the second in two years.
The swearing in ceremony for Mr. Francisco Jn. Pierre took place at Tuesday’s sitting of the senate
Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says Dr. Raymond’s resignation is in the best interest of all parties involved. He resigned first as a Minster and then as a Senator. The Senator became embroiled in a second sex scandal recently. Prime Minister Chastanet Dr. Raymond’s situation is much broader than the alleged conversation between him and a female and thus warranted an investigation
Prime Minister Chastanet says the fact that Dr. Raymond has resigned does not preclude the investigation
Earlier President of the Senate Jeannine Giraudy-McIntyre confirmed receipt of Dr. Raymond’s resignation
Newly appointed Leader of the Government’s Business Mary Isaac ignored media requests for an interview