Thursday, October 14, 2010

Political Wuck-Up In Barbados: Leadership Struggles In The DLP And BLP

"As Prime Minister David Thompson confronts severe health challenges, both major parties are locked in fierce leadership struggles. Perhaps, out of respect for the PM`s condition, the struggle in his ruling Democratic Labor Party, (DLP), is somewhat muted. Not so in the opposition Barbados Labor Party, (BLP), where an open challenge to the position of Political and Parliamentary leader, Mia Mottley, is being mounted by a majority of the party`s parliamentary group. It is clear that this group has lost confidence in Mottley`s leadership. But did they ever accept her as the undisputed leader? ..."

Read more: - Global Caribbean Daily Newswire