Jamaica Labour Party

REGIONAL: PNP & JLP Agree to Political Debates Ahead of Next General Election

The Jamaica Debates Commission (JDC) has confirmed that both the Peoples National Party (PNP) and the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) have agreed, in principle, to participate in up to three political debates to be organized and staged by the Commission, ahead of Jamaica’s next General Elections.

Constitutionally, Jamaica’s next general election is due between February 25, 2021 and June 10, 2021. However, the Prime Minister may call an election ahead of the due date. 

In an official statement, the JDC explains that the three debates will comprise: