Assistant Financial Secretary, Dax Richards, has been appointed Acting Financial Secretary, following the departure of the substantive Financial Secretary, Colin Owen.
Dax took the prescribed Oaths of Office in the presence of His Excellency, Governor Capes, on Thursday 11 July 2013 – the third time Dax had taken on this role.
Colin Owen and his family departed the Island on Sunday 7 July for a period of overseas leave. He will return to St Helena on Monday, 2 September 2013.
15 July 2013