New member of the House of Representatives sworn in

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Updated: September 2, 2015

Today was Frank “Papa” Mena’s made his first appearance as a member of parliaments at this morning’s sitting of the House of Representatives in Belmopan. He became the Area Representative for Dangriga after winning a bi-election. Today, he shared his first words as a member of the House of Representatives.

Frank Mena – Area representative, Dangriga

“I want to say thanks to my campaigners, supporters, to the wonderful people of Dangriga, Hope Creek and Sarawee thank you very much for believing and standing firm. I need to say that this is a new journey and a new journey that is not mine but ours and so I beg of you that we trod this path and go through this journey together as a team. I want to especially ask that we stand firm in unity for the development of the south.”

Mena won the bi election after Dangriga’s previous area representative Ivan Ramos resigned.