BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Commemorating World Post Day 2018, Minister of Posts, the Honourable Ian Patches Liburd addressed the nation on Oct. 8 at 8 p.m. The theme for World Post Day 2018 is “The Post: Delivering Good to the World.”

The minister’s address was broadcast on ZIZ Television (Channel 5 in St. Kitts and Channel 98 in Nevis). It will also be broadcast Oct. 9 at 7:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m.

World Post Day 2018, has been celebrated on October 9 every year since 1969. The event takes place to mark the anniversary of the creation of the Universal Postal Union. The Union was established to create and maintain a postal system for the free flow of mail around the world.