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PM Mottley pays tribute to former BLP stalwart

June 17, 2024

Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley is tonight paying tribute to former Barbados Labour Party stalwart Herbert “Herbie” Yearwood.

Ms. Mottley says Yearwood, a former Deputy High Commissioner of Barbados in London also served as a Senator from 1985 and a member of the Oistins Festival Organising Committee for more than three decades.

She says he was a faithful organiser, supporter, and worker for the BLP going back to the days of late Prime Minister Tom Adams.

Ms. Mottley says the country will always be thankful for Mr. Yearwood’s hard work and dedication to improving the lives of Barbadians.

On behalf of the Government and people of Barbados, Prime Minister Mottley extends condolences to Mr. Yearwood’s family.

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