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PNP and JLP hit the road

Published:Thursday | January 28, 2016 | 3:35 PM

The People’s National Party (PNP) and the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) will hold separate public meetings in two parishes this evening as they gear up for a general election.

The JLP have restarted its Prosperity Live series with a tour and public meeting in Clarendon.

The party said the tour, which began in Freetown this morning, would culminate in a public meeting in Lionel Town at 6 p.m.

Party Leader, Andrew Holness, will speak at the meeting as well as other officers of the party.

Meanwhile, the PNP will take its Face2Face Series to the Cedar Grove Academy auditorium in East Central St Catherine.

Minister of Finance, Planning and Public Service, Peter Phillips; Minister of State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Arnaldo Brown, local government minister, Noel Arscott; and education minister Ronnie Thwaites are scheduled to speak at the event.

The meeting is set to start at 6 o’clock.