Former Saint Lucia diplomat, Dr. Joseph Edmunds, has sent congratulations to Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, on his independence speech.
“‘Congratulations on your Independence Speech which I read in St Lucia Times of February 23 entitled ‘Success will only be achieved if we work Harder and Smarter'”, Edmunds wrote in an email to Chastanet, which was copied to St Lucia Times.
The former Ambassador of Saint Lucia to the UN, OAS, and US and former member of the Executive Board of UNESCO, asserted that all Lucians should read the PM’s speech.
“It is enlightening with formidable visions for the future, while giving due reference to all sectors of our community and the achievements of our people in various disciplines and walks of life,” Edmunds stated.
“I congratulate you on your drive and commitment to our country and people. Keep up the good work,” he said.
The former diplomat in closing, stated that he is available to play his part.