[www.inewsguyana.com] – Recently appointed Foreign Affairs Minister Carl Greenidge and Indigenous People’s Affairs Minister Sydney Allicock were on Monday May 25 sworn in as Vice Presidents under the APNU+AFC administration.
This is according to a GINA release which stated “taking the oath of office, as Vice Presidents, were Minister of Foreign Affairs, Carl Greenidge and Minister of Indigenous People’s Affairs Sydney Allicock. Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo was sworn in as First President, and Minister of National Security, Khemraj Ramjattan was appointed second Vice President”
Greenidge was a former Finance Minister under the People’s National Congress (PNC) government while Allicock is the leader of the Guyana Action Party (GAP).
This now brings the number of Vice Presidents in the APNU+AFC government up to four. On the campaign trail the coalition had said it will have three Vice Presidents while in Office.
Meanwhile, Dawn Hastings was also sworn in as the Minister within as the Ministry of Communities headed by Ronald Bulkan.