Acting Governor General His Excellency Errol Melchiades Charles will be out of state from October 26th to October 29th.
On the advice of the Prime Minister, His Excellency has appointed Ms. Esther Lorrain Braithwaite to be his Deputy during his absence.
In this capacity, the Deputy will perform, on His Excellency’s behalf, all functions and duties vested in the Office of the Governor General.
Ms. Esther Lorrain Braithwaite’s interim appointment as Acting Governor General exemplifies our nation’s commitment to inclusivity and diversity.
It acknowledges her exceptional leadership as a woman in this esteemed role, highlighting the invaluable contributions of individuals from various sectors of our society.
We extend our appreciation to Ms. Esther Lorrain Braithwaite for her willingness to serve our nation during this time.
SOURCE: Office of the Prime Minister