His Excellency Governor Capes has appointed Frank Wastell as the new Attorney General for St Helena, following Ken Baddon’s tenure. Mr Baddon relinquished Office on 30 November 2013.
Frank, previously Solicitor General, has been appointed from 1 December 2013 and this morning took the required Oaths in the presence of Governor Capes, in his office at the Castle. Frank now becomes the principal Legal Adviser for the St Helena Government and has been initially contracted for a period of two years.
2 December 2013