And as Simpson-Miller packs her bags and heads to UWI, a successor is being sought within the PNP camp to fill her South-West St. Andrew seat in Gordon House. Current party leader Dr. Peter Phillips says an announcement will be made soon. So who will get the job? The much-touted former Kingston mayor Dr. Angela Brown-Burke or grassroots warrior Audrey Facey Smith, who currently represents the Payne Land division? May the better contender win.
Meanwhile, people are saying the local papers should publish portions of Audley Shaw’s $8-million cellphone bill so the public can see for themselves. It other words, let the records show…
We were hoping for a better result (a podium finish, that is), but were still proud of our U-21 Sunshine Girls, who took 5th place at the recently concluded World Netball Youth Cup in Botswana. New Zealand’s Kiwis are once again champions of the world, after defeating powerhouse rivals Australia in a nail-biting gold-medal showdown.
> QUESTIONS OF THE WEEK:
1) When is Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce set to deliver her little bundle of joy?
2) Has the latest strain of conjunctivitis (pink eye) reached your neck of the woods? Keep a sharp look out.