45 persons representing 8 political parties and 2 independents are candidates for 13 March 2018 General Election
NNP and NDC are the only political parties to register candidates in all constituencies within the legally stipulated time.
After the close of nomination today, 45 persons were nominated as candidates for the Elections of 13 March 2018 in Grenada Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
They are each hoping to receive the majority of votes in their constituencies so that they can represent the people in the House of Representatives of Parliament.
The only political parties to register candidates in all constituencies within the legally stipulated time of 9 am to midday, were the ruling New National Party (NNP) and the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC).
Nomination Day Report:
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New National Party (NNP) nominated 15 candidates each
Grenada Renaissance Party (GRP) nominated 5 candidates
The Progressive Party (TPP) nominated 3 candidates
Grenada Empowerment Movement (GEM) nominated 2 candidates
Grenada United Patriotic Movement (GUPM), The Liberal Party (TLP) and Grenada Progressive Movement (GPM) nominated 1 candidate each