Baroness Patricia Scotland, the Secretary General-elect of the Commonwealth, will be making a four-day visit to Dominica at the invitation of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit.
The baroness is expected to arrive on December 11th and depart on the 15th.
During her four-day stay on the island, she will attend a ceremony at the Vieille Case Primary School for the renaming of the school in her honour. This ceremony will take place on Monday, December 14th at 10.00 a.m.
Dominicans will be given an opportunity to hear from Baroness Scotland and to show their appreciation for her on being elected to such a high office at a national event planned for the evening of that same day. This event will be hosted by the government and will take place at the State House. There she will be officially welcomed by Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit and the Minister of Foreign and Caricom Affairs Senator Hon. Francine Baron.
This will be followed by a Cocktail Reception on the grounds of the State House where entertainment will be provided by the Swinging Stars, the Sisserou Singers and other cultural groups.