St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Deputy Premier Mark Brantley appears on target to become the new leader of the Concerned Citizens Movement – CCM - by Sunday March 26.
Party Chairman Steadmon Tross has confirmed that the CCM went through a process of nominations at the weekend, with Brantley nominated by MP Alexis Jeffers to serve as party leader.
Jeffers was in turn nominated by Brantley to serve as Deputy Leader.
Other nominations included Hazel Brandy-Williams being nominated Party chairperson.
According to reports, the proposed candidates for the executive will be ratified at the party caucus on March 26.
Tross confirmed too that Premier Vance Amory, the CCM leader has indicated that he will not be contesting the coming Nevis elections.
Premier Amory is also a senior government minister in the Team Unity administration.