(ZIZ News) The Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas, Leader of the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party, has named Nigel Alexis Carty as his party’s nominee to serve as a Nominated Member/Senator in the National Assembly.
The announcement of Mr. Carty’s nomination was released on Tuesday, two days before the new Parliament is due to open.
Carty served as Minister of State in the Federal Government with responsibility for Information and Technology from 2004 to 2010. He served as a full Minister of Education and Information from 2010 to 2015 and Minister of Agriculture from 2013 to 2015.
Mr. Carty holds Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science.
He was born in Saddlers, St. Kitts and has been an active member of that community and the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party for most of his life.
Carty currently serves as Deputy-Chairman of the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party.