Mia Mottley


Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley Makes Time 100 Most Influential List

Mottley who appears on one of five global covers is described as a “bold and fearless icon who possesses great intellect and wit.”. Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley has been named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people of 2022. Mottley, Barbados’ first female prime minister, joins...
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Prime Minister Mia Mottley Unveils New Cabinet

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Prime Minister Mia Mottley Monday announced a new cabinet, while offering two seats in the Senate to the opposition parties as she begins a new five-year term in government following her Barbados Labour Party (BLP) whitewash of its adversaries in the January 19 general election. In...

Clean sweep for incumbent Mia Mottley in Barbados’ first election as a republic

After Prime Minister Mia Mottley announced a snap election to be held on January 19, 2022 — a year and a half before it was constitutionally due — she was roundly criticised, perhaps most vocally by the opposition Democratic Labour Party (DLP), which called the move “alarming” to the country's democracy and an attempt by Mottley and her Barbados Labour Party (BLP) to consolidate power. In the wee hours of January 20, however, as the final results were tallied, it became startlingly evident that Mottley's gamble had paid off, with her party sailing to a definitive victory.

Mia Mottley Sworn in as Prime Minister

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Mia Mottley was sworn in as Prime Minister on Thursday afternoon, announcing that until she swears in her Cabinet next week, she will take responsibility for the health portfolio amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Mottley, who along with reappointed Attorney General Dale Marshall was sworn in...

Another 30-0 Landslide Victory for Mia Mottley in Barbados Election

According to preliminary results, Prime Minister Mia Mottley and her Barbados Labor Party (BLP) have won another convincing landslide victory at the polls, taking all 30 seats in parliament for a second consecutive time in Barbados Election. Fresh from her leadership of moving Barbados into the republican system of government...