DFP mourns loss of former minister

DFP mourns loss of former minister

first_img Tweet The Dominica Freedom Party (DFP) mourns the death of Mr. Allan Guye former Parliamentary Representative for the Roseau North Constituency and former Minister of Health and Social Security who passed away on Sunday, August 9, 2015. He can well be described as a good, strong, polite and great Dominican who distinguished himself as a Public Servant, Politician, Parliamentarian and Minister of Government who served the people of the Roseau North Constituency and Dominica well and faithfully.He resigned his position from the Public Service in 1985 to enter the field of politics and contested the Roseau North Constituency as a candidate for the Dominica Freedom Party in the 1985 General Elections and again in 1990. He was successful on both occasions and was appointed Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services – 1985 to 1990 and Minister of Health and Social Security – 1990 to 1995 up until his retirement from electoral Politics.He was elected and served for five (5) consecutive terms as Chairman of the Dominica Freedom Party 1985 to 1990. He also served on a number of Statutory Boards and other Institutions including the Dominica Council on Ageing and Agricultural programmes locally and regionally. A sports oriented individual who represented Dominica in Football and Cricket in his younger days and also played bridge, almost to the end, in a number of tournaments here in Dominica and abroad. He also served as Treasurer of the Dominica Bridge Association and was honored at the National Sports Award as the longest serving Treasurer in any Association.Mr. Guye was a humble and charitable gentleman who cared for the well–being of others particularly the less fortunate among us, the children, the youth and the elderly. He loved his family, his church, community and country and will be remembered for a very long time for his dedicated service and tremendous contribution to the development of Dominica.The DFP extends deepest sympathy to his wife Mrs. Evelyn Guye, Children, Grand Children, Extended Family, Relatives and Friends and the People of the Roseau North Constituency. 362 Views   no discussions Share Sharing is caring!center_img Share Share LocalNews DFP mourns loss of former minister by: – August 11, 2015last_img

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