HC Deb 31 October 1956 vol 558 c147W
55. Miss Lee

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what Ministers have been appointed in Trinidad and to which parties they belong, following the recent General Election.

Mr. Lennox-Boyd

Ministers in Trinidad are not appointed but are elected by the Legislative Council. Below is given, with a description of their offices, a list of the recently elected Ministers, all of whom are members of the People's National Movement :

Ministers in the Government of Trinidad and Tobago

Dr. Eric Williams, Chief Minister and Minister of Finance, Planning and Development ;

John O'Halloran, Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism ;

Kamaluddin Mohammed, Minister of Agriculture, Lands and Fisheries ;

Learie Constantine, Minister of Communications, Works and Public Utilities ;

Dr. Patrick Solomon, Minister of Education and Culture ;

Dr. Winston Mahabir, Minister of Health and Social Services ;

Gerard Montano, Minister of Housing and Local Government ;

Donald Granado, Minister of Labour.

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