Ayanna Webster-Roy, Minister with responsibility for Gender and Child Affairs, in the Office of the Prime Minister.

Ayanna Webster-Roy MP, Minister with responsibility for Gender and Child Affairs, has expressed condolences to the Burke family, who lost three of their children in a tragic fire at their home at Rookery Nook Maraval.

In an official statement on the matter, the Minister Webster-Roy commiserated with the parents of Ezekiel, Faith and Kaden Burke, over their loss.

“As a parent of three young children myself, I cannot imagine the indescribable feelings of loss and pain experienced by this family at this time, after losing their children in such sudden and unfortunate circumstances. I pray that Almighty God wraps them in His arms and showers them with His comfort and peace,” the Minister said.

She added: “The life of every child is precious and irreplaceable and even as we mourn the loss of these three precious souls, I wish their family and loved ones continued strength during this time of bereavement.”