BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Dr. Joyelle Clarke was congratulated on her appointment as Senator by Speaker of the House, the Honourable Michael Perkins congratulated Dr. Joyelle Clarke newly appointed Senator on the Opposition Benches in the National Assembly.
“I would like to congratulate and wish Dr. Joyelle Clarke all the best on your nomination and subsequent appointment to the post of Senator,” said Speaker Perkins during the August 13 Sitting of Parliament. “I have been advised that that official appointment took place yesterday with His Excellency (Sir Tapley Seaton, Governor-General). I congratulate you and welcome you to this Chamber.”
The Clerk of the National Assembly, Mrs. Sonia Boddie-Thompson on Thursday, August 13, 2020, administered the Oath of Allegiance to Senator, the Honourable Dr. Clarke, who swore to be faithful and bear true allegiance to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, her heirs and successors according to law. Dr. Clarke will serve as Senator on the Opposition Benches.