Owen Arthur Cause of Death | Owen Arthur Passed Away | Owen Arthur Obituary | Died | Funeral Plans – The family of Owen Arthur has announced the passing away of their beloved one. He died on July 27, 2020.
The Citizenship Initiative is saddened to learn of the passing of former Barbadian Prime Minister Mr. Owen Arthur. Our deepest condolences to his family, the people of Barbados and the CARICOM family of nations.
Owen Arthur has passed away. We got to know about this through the news posted across social medias earlier today.
Opposition Leader Dr Peter Phillips says he’s shocked and saddened by news of the untimely passing of former Barbados Prime Minister Owen Arthur.
He was Barbados’ fifth Head of Government and served in that capacity for 14 years.
For every start of a journey, there must be an end. His journey has sadly come to an end on earth.
Phillips said Arthur gave distinguished service to his country, especially as prime minister. He said Arthur also made important and fundamental contributions to regionalism having been the prime minister who led the single market and economy push of the Caribbean Community.
“Owen Arthur, an economist, studied and worked in Jamaica, he pursued post graduate studies on the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies. He worked here at the Planning Institute of Jamaica and the Jamaica Bauxite Institute for some time,” Phillips said.
Most recently former Prime Minister Arthur was head of the Commonwealth observer mission to Guyana for the general election.
“He was also an avid sportsman and I will treasure memories of Owen in the stands with us enjoying cricket matches in Jamaica and Barbados,” Phillips, the president of the Opposition People’s National Party (PNP), said.
Friends, Family and loved ones are extremely sad and currently grieving as the news of his death was announced.
Owen Arthur cause of death is still unknown. It is has not been released yet, we are also still searching for more information surrounding his death. We will surely update this news as soon as we are able to get more information regarding his death.
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