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Alleyne Walker
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Alleyne Walker
Former Cabinet Minister, Grenada

Alleyne Walker is a Grenadian politician and former Cabinet Minister.

Early life and education

The son of Oliver L.Walker and Cynthia Whiteman, Alleyne Walker received his early education at the Belair Government School and later at the St. Andrew Anglican Secondary School (SAASS). There, he discovered his love for   Mathematics. Alleyne’s first job upon leaving SAASS was at Geest Industries.

Career

Walker entered the political arena in 1984 as a member of the original New National party (NNP). He successfully contested the St. Andrew North West constituency and was appointed Parliamentary Secretary in the Ministry of Education by Prime Minister Herbert Blaize.

The professional farmer has been elected to the House of Representatives in 1984, 1990, 2003, and on 8 July 2008. He has worked in the Ministries of Education, Works, and Health.

Walker served as Minister of Housing, Lands, and Community Development in the Tillman Thomas led National Democratic Congress (NDC) administration (2008 to 2013).

Walker unsuccessfully contested the St. Andrew North West seat for the NDC in the 2013 general election, losing to Delma Thomas of the New National Party (NNP).

Sources
http://www.gov.gd

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alleyne_Walker

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