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Vince Henderson confident ahead of Nov. 25th by-election

by: - November 25, 2021
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DLP Hopeful Grand Bay By-Election Candidate; Dr. Vince Henderson

Dominica Labour Party hopeful for the Grand Bay constituency, Dr. Vince Henderson, has said he is very confident heading into the polls.
Dr. Henderson was nominated as a DLP candidate, approved by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and he will be up against independent candidates Julius Gabriel and Clarenton Bacchus Andrew.

Dr. Henderson stated, ‘We are going to the poll we know the limitations brought about by COVID-19 pandemic that is affecting us.’ He also stated that he has felt the confidence of the people and that it’s not a matter of whether he wins but by how much.

He urged the people of the Grand Bay Constituency to turn out and vote early.

Dr. Henderson also says that following a DLP victory in Grand Bay, he plans to hit the ground running. He says that ‘We have a lot of work to do together because we have a very ambitious plan for the constituency.’

He continued by saying that they will be bringing in many people who are interested in moving the constituency forward and identified many people who have volunteered to participate in what he considers the ‘Grand Plan for the Grand Bay Constituency’.

The DLP candidate for the Grand Bay Constituency stated that ‘We’re bringing together various aspect of layout community to ensure that we can bring development to the grand bay constituency, so we have a lot of work to do on that, noise don’t distract us we have committed to the course and we’ll stay the course.’

Meanwhile, Senior Minister in the Dominica Government, Hon. Reginald Austrie is also confident that Dr. Vince Henderson will top the polls at the election today.

Austria stated that ‘There is only one man in the race as we are concerned, Dr. Vince Henderson, I look forward to celebrating with the people of Grand Bay although we have covid so we cannot do the celebration in the normal way.’

He continued by saying the important thing is that whether or not he wins, the important thing is by how much he will win. He stated that it’s so important that every vote counts.