Attorney Om Lalla will represent the Independent Liberal Party (ILP) in the St Joseph by-election on November 4.
ILP interim political leader and former National Security Minister, Jack Warner, announced the party’s choice at a political meeting at Constantine Park, Tunapuna late Sunday night.
The People’s Partnership (PP) candidate was also expected to be announced by Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar at a PP political rally at the same time, at the Public Transport Service Corporation (PTSC), Sangre Grande, however, up to 8 o clock Monday morning no announcement had been made.
Mrs. Persad-Bissessar has made several references to Ian Alleyne, host of the popular CNC3 television show, Crime Watch, but there has been no confirmation.
Monday is nomination day, the deadline for all parties contesting the polls to identify their candidates.