Barbados Nation co-founder Harold Hoyte passes

Harold Hoyte, Editor Emeritus of the NATION.

(Barbados Nation) Harold Hoyte has passed away.

Hoyte, one of the founders of The Nation Publishing Co, passed away around 11:30 a.m. yesterday.

He had been ailing for a while.

Hoyte retired in December 2006 and spent much of that time immersed in research and writing several books.

He was 78-years-old. 

Earlier this month, Nation House on Fontabelle was renamed the Harold Hoyte and Fred Gollop Media Complex in honour of two of the founding members of the 45-year-old company.

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