Saint Christopher and Nevis. On January 1, Sir Clement
Arrindell was succeeded as General Governor by Sir Cuthbert
On June 23, Nevis leader Vance Amory commissioned his
legislative authority to prepare a bill on Nevis's
resignation from the federation with Saint Christopher.
Federal Government's Prime Minister Denzil Douglas responded
by highlighting the risks of fragmentation, pointing out
that the Caribbean (CARICOM) countries were striving towards