Barbados to drop Queen Elizabeth II as head of state
The race Brazil’s President General Sandra Cicero said a speech on Tuesday that “the time has come to fully leave our past behind and settled there.
He said the country will become a republic as early as next year in November, when it celebrated its 55th anniversary of independence from the British government.
British Queen is the head of state that once in Britain and other countries rule 15 – between Australia, Canada, New Zealand and many other nations and Jamaica in the Caribbean Sea and the ocean.
However, not long carried on its own to remove many Barbadians state – and that the delay on the operation of ordering the symbolic imperialism – and many have become leaders in this century that they became the republic.
“Barbadians want to Barbadian Head of State. This is the ultimate said confidence in who we are and what we are capable of achieving,” Cicero said, reading a written speech to the nation from the Prime Minister, Riley Mottley to state opening of parliament on Tuesday.
Hence, Barbados will take time to follow the full jurisdiction of the Republic, we were celebrating our 55th anniversary with the Liberty. “
A royal source told CNN the matter, because it is the policy of the government and Barbados.
Queen several other countries should be elected head of state in the independence years later than when it last Mauritius in 1992.
Cicero’s warning for Barbados’ first prime minister, Erolia Walton Barrow contrary, hesitation absent on the premises of the colony. ‘
“That is a warning relevant today as it was in 1966,” he said. “Troubleshooting is attained in this half of the century, there can be no doubt about the country, its ability to commit himself.”
Barbados remains on the State member, the union that about 54 countries Gallograeci former British territory.
CNN’s Charles Foster attention to this report.