Press Release:-  The Office of Parliament notes with sadness the passing of former Leader of  the Opposition and Parliamentary Representative for Micoud South Honourable Arsene Vigil James, SLC on Sunday, July 29, 2018.

The Office therefore extends deepest condolences to the family of Honourable Arsene Vigil James, SLC and the People of Micoud South whom he represented in the House for a period of fifteen (15) years from December 2001 – May 2016. We offer our prayers and support in their time of mourning.

In his honour Parliament will convene a Joint Sitting of both Houses where Members will pay their respect. This Sitting is scheduled for Wednesday, August 08, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.