Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 5, 2020 (ZIZ News): Voters in Constituencies, #1 and #2 exercised their right to vote on Friday, June 5 2020.
Considering that voting is inherently linked to the building of democracy, the registered voters were seen lining up as early as 6 am, despite being informed that polls were not scheduled to open until 7 in the morning.
A total of six thousand and two (6002) registered voters were expected to cast their ballots across 15 polling stations in Constituency #1, while five thousand, four-hundred and eighteen (5418) registered voters were expected to exercise their franchise across 13 polling stations in Constituency #2.
Dr. Geoffrey Hanley of the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) and Ian Liburd of the People’s Action Movement (PAM) are the candidates contesting Christopher 1.
Meanwhile, the Electoral Constituency of St. Christopher 2 is being contested by Jonel Powell of the People’s Action Movement and Marcella Liburd of the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party.
Results from the 2020 General Elections are expected to be announced on ZIZ Radio 96.1, TV Channel 5 and online at www.zizonline.com.
All election-related information can also be found online at electionskn.com.