This afternoon’s ministerial appointments sees the appointment of Randall Mitchell as this country’s Tourism, Culture and the Arts Minister. The announcement was made a short while ago.

The government is today being sworn in following ballot recounts and the subsequent acceptance of defeat by UNC political leader, Kamla Persad Bissessar on Tuesday.

Randal Mitchell’s appointment to the Culture and Arts division, comes on the heels of the appointment of former Arts and Culture Minister, Nyan Gadsby Dolly, to the Education Ministry.