BASSETERRE, St Kitts-Nevis, CMC:
In preparation for the Nevis Local election Premier Joseph Parry dissolved the Nevis Island Assembly on Thursday.
In national address on radio and television, Parry announced that he had advised the Governor General to dissolve the NIA effective immediately.
However, the Premier did not give a date for the elections. “In due course, and certainly within the constitutionally stipulated period, I shall advise further on the issuance of a writ for the calling of fresh elections and will also on that occasion reveal the recommended dated for the nomination of candidates and voting in fresh elections.