PRESS RELEASE – Prime Minister Allen M. Chastanet and his Cabinet colleagues are sad to learn of the passing of former Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago Mr. Patrick Augustus Mervyn Manning.
Trinidad and Tobago has lost a distinguished statesman who will be dearly missed. He was a visionary leader with a strategic view of the world. He was exemplary and a man of great virtue.
Mr. Manning was the longest serving Member of Parliament in the history of Trinidad and Tobago.
On behalf of the people and Government of Saint Lucia I extend my heartfelt condolences to the Government and people of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago as you mourn the loss of one of your greatest leaders.