Parliamentary Representative for the Roseau South Constituency Joshua Francis has called for unity in the wake of Tropical Storm Erika.
Francis who is overseas, issued a statement in which he also called for prayers for the nation.
“Let us be united and rally around each other in the times of grave need. And I call on our prayer warriors across every religious denomination to keep praying. We must do our best to protect each other,” Francis stated.
He added, “Together, we must stand together, and together as a nation we will overcome!”
“It’s a very worrying, and sad moment for us; some of us have lost our loved ones, some of us have been made homeless and some of us have had some kind of material loss. We are going to need as much help as possible.
“However, we should not lose our resolve, resilience, faith, and love for each other.”
Francis said that he has summoned his teams to do assessments and record the concerns of his constituents.
He promised cut his trip and return to Dominica as quickly as possible.