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New Ombudsman announced

May 23, 2023

Reverend Dr. Nigel Taylor is to become the island’s next Ombudsman.

This was revealed by Speaker of the House, His Honour Arthur Holder, as he read a letter in the Lower House from President, Her Excellency the Most Honourable Dame Sandra Mason.

The resolution was passed in the Lower House.

The Office of the Ombudsman investigates and settles grievances against Government agencies, makes recommendations for corrective measures when investigations reveal unlawful or unreasonable administrative procedures and provides recommendations where appropriate for the improvement of administrative systems and their operations.

Dr. Taylor succeeds Valton Bend who was appointed to the post in 2007.

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