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NYCD extends condolences on the passing of former Dominica House Speaker

PRESS STATEMENT

It is with heavy hearts and profound sorrow that we extend our deepest condolences on the passing of National House of Assembly Speaker Emerita Alix Boyd Knight. Her departure leaves a void not only in the political landscape of our nation but also in the hearts of every Dominican who had the privilege of witnessing her dedication and unwavering commitment to the betterment of our beloved country.

Speaker Emerita Alix Boyd Knight was a true pillar of strength and an exemplary stateswoman who dedicated her life to public service. Her leadership and tireless efforts in the National House of Assembly have left an indelible mark on the history of Dominica. Her ability to bridge divides and promote dialogue, even in the most challenging of times, was a testament to her exceptional character and statesmanship.

As the President of the National Youth Council of Dominica and Chair of the National Youth Parliament, we recognize the importance of nurturing and encouraging young leaders, and Speaker Emerita Alix Boyd Knight served as an inspiring role model for all generations, including our youth. Her legacy will undoubtedly continue to motivate young Dominicans to aspire to greatness and to serve our nation with integrity and dedication.
During this time of mourning, our thoughts and prayers are with Speaker Emerita Alix Boyd Knight’s family, friends, and colleagues. We share in your grief and stand with you in honouring her memory.

Speaker Emerita Alix Boyd Knight’s contributions to our nation will be remembered and cherished for generations to come. We are grateful for her dedication and service to Dominica, and we pledge to continue the pursuit of the ideals and values she holds dear.
Please accept our heartfelt condolences once again. May Speaker Emerita Alix Boyd Knight rest in eternal peace. With deepest sympathy,

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