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Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly (HoA) and District Five Representative, the Honourable Delores Christopher has passed away.
This was confirmed by District Six Representative, Hon. Alvera Maduro-Caines, who related that Hon. Christopher succumbed to her battle with cancer today, October 16.
When contacted by Media Representatives, family members were too distraught to speak.
Over the past months, Hon. Christopher was absent from sittings of the House due to her illness.