ASSEMBLY IN BARBADOS REMEMBERS LATEST.VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES
Hemisphere’s nations today joined the people of St. Vincent and the
Grenadines in mourning their Governor General, Sir Charles Antrobus, who
died in office on Monday. The 69-year old Sir Charles passed away following a brief
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade,
Billie Miller, who was presiding at the Organization of American
States’ General Assembly session, made the announcement of the
Governor General’s death as the delegations from the Americas moved
into the final day of the conference in Barbados.
Secretary General César Gaviria expressed condolences on behalf of the
34 member states of the Organization.
late Vincentian head of state, who had served in that capacity for
several years, was a former head of Cable and Wireless and was hailed by
Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves who noted the outstanding
contribution Sir Charles had made St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
Leader of the opposition Arnhim Eustace described the late leader
as a man of humility.