Former chief medical officer instructed to retire ‘with immediate effect’

By Loshaun Dixon


Basseterre, St. Kitts – Dr. Patrick Martin, former chief medical officer in St. Kitts and Nevis, has indicated that his retirement date has been advanced by four months. Dr. Martin said in a statement Tuesday that that the instructions to retire “with immediate effect” was received by way of letter delivered at his private residence by two police officers at around 3:30 p.m. that same day.

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