The Member of Parliament for North Trelawny, the PNP’s Patrick Atkinson says he cannot confirm or deny reports that he’s been booted as the party’s candidate in the constituency for the next general election.
Mr. Atkinson, who’s the country’s Attorney General, has been facing opposition from PNP supporters in his constituency for some time.
Reports surfaced this afternoon that a decision has been made by the PNP not to allow Mr. Atkinson to contest the next General Election.
Mr. Atkinson spoke with our news center a short while ago.
Mr. Atkinson says the PNP hierarchy has not given him any formal word regarding whether he’ll be allowed to contest the next general election in North Trelawny.