The People National Movement (PNM) has received a record number of hopefuls, including younger than ever candidates, for the upcoming Tobago House of Assembly Elections (THA).
That’s according to the PNM Tobago Council which is continuing its nomination process for the 12 electoral districts up for grabs.
The release said party groups islandwide have reported that consent letters are still pouring in from persons desirous of representing the incumbent PNM. Some electoral districts have reported more than half a dozen submissions to date, it added.
The period of nomination is set to close on October 12.
“The executive of the Tobago PNM Council is buoyed by the number and caliber of people willing to offer themselves for service, which is nearing the 40 mark. The executive believes this speaks volumes and that the future of the party is in a good place.”