Phillip Jackson a resident of Mesopotamia has entered the political battlefield as an NDP hopefully for the Marriaqua constituency.
In a Facebook post on Sunday night Phillip stated;
“Yes! I threw my hat in the ring. I am very humbled by the swift and strong show of support.”
NDP activist Lavern Philips who also spoke of being a candidate for the NDP in Marriaqua further endorse Philips in a Facebook post saying:
“Phillip Jackson to represent the people of Marriaqua this general election. I cannot be more excited. Best Sunday news for the day. NDP taking the Marriaqua seat. Move over Jimmy! Unity is strength”.
Curtis Bowman ran unsuccessfully against Jimmy Prince in the 2015 elections.