Osmany Salas elected as 13th Senator
Press Conference on going for the announcement of the 13th Senator - Osmany Salas. The Senator elect signed an affidavit this morning to accept his new position.
Salas won a majority with 11 votes. Edilberto Romero received 7 votes. The other votes were split among the other three candidates: Janelle Chanona, Donovan Reneau & Juan Pablo Collado. A total of 23 votes were cast this morning by NGOs in good standing.
Salas is the national President of the Belize Tourism Industry Association (BTIA) and will now represent the NGO’s in the Senate.
“I am honored and humbled to be elected the 13th Senator for the NGO’s,” he told the media just now.
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