Moore sworn-in as ombudsman

Former judge Winston Moore was yesterday sworn in as Ombudsman by President Donald Ramotar, bringing an end to an almost ten-year vacancy in the crucial constitutional office.

Moore took the oath of office during a simple ceremony at the Office of the President (OP) in the presence of Opposition Leader David Granger, Attorney General Anil Nandlall and a handful of members of the local bar and relatives.

In brief remarks moments after being sworn in, Moore said that staff to support the work of the office— …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.