NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (January 23, 2017) — Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris thanked caregivers of the elderly on St. Kitts and Nevis. He told the Department of Information on January 19, 2017, that it was fitting to pay tribute to them now, considering the increasing number of centenarians in the Federation.
Dr. Harris, was at the time attending the 105th birthday celebration at the Flamboyant Nursing Home for the oldest living citizen Celian “Martin” Powell.
“This is a high point in that we are adding to the numbers of our people who are living long, respectful lives and we want to pay a particular tribute to all those who give care to the elderly in our country at this moment in time,” he said.