Candidates Nominated for April 27 By-Elections

KINGSTON, Jamaica –Four candidates were duly nominated today, Tuesday, April 10, to contest the by-elections scheduled for April 27 in the May Pen North and Yallahs Electoral Divisions.

In May Pen North, Earl Blake was nominated as the People’s National Party’s (PNP) representative and Tanya-Lee Williams as the Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) representative. Nominations took place at the St. Gabriel’s Anglican Church Hall.

For the by-election in the Yallahs division, Constantine Bogle was nominated as the candidate for the PNP and John Lee as the JLP’s candidate. Nominations took place at the Yallahs Baptist Church Hall.

The Electoral Office will now advance its preparations for Election Day on April 27.


Nominations closed today at 2 pm.