(ZIZ News)– On Monday Afternoon, dozens of omnibus operators parked their buses to attend the funeral service of the late Kevin “Broadie” Newman, who was shot and killed earlier this month.
The service was held at the St. Peter’s Playing Field to accommodate the large gathering.
Family members and close friends were seen being comforted as they said their final goodbyes to the young father.
The service was also attended several high level officials, including Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Transport Hon. Dr. Earl Asim Martin, Hon. Nigel Carty and Speaker of the House Hon. Curtin Martin.
The St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party’s candidate for Constituency #8, Dr. Terrance Drew was also present at the funeral service.
The popular omnibus driver was shot and killed on Saturday November 1st in the White Gate area while plying his trade.