PN sets up new candidates commission

Colin Vella Bowman has been appointed to head a Nationalist Party commission which will review the process for the selection of election candidates by the party.

The other commission members are Dr Kris Borg, Rachel Azzopardi, Dr Joe Vella Baldacchino, former Nationalist MP Helen D’Amato, Dr Joe Bugeja, and Dr Albert Bell.

The appointments were made by party secretary general Francis Zammit Dimech.

The commission will be charged with finding potential candidates, including young people by looking into different areas such as cultural, educational, professional, commercial, economic, social and vocational scenes. It will have to ensure to carry out due diligence on potential candidates.