The 74th annual conference of the Peoples National Party, PNP got underway on Sunday afternoon at the National Arena where the party's delegates are expecting to hear a number of national issues addressed by the party's hierarchy.
Hundreds of orange clad supporters have gathered at the at the corporate area location where Party President and Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller will address the conference at 2 pm local time.
Against the background of a struggling economy, concerns about unemployment and reports of dissention within the party , Mrs Simpson Miller is expected to address several issues .
Nine months after a resounding victory at the polls, thousands will gather at the National Arena in the corporate area for the first conference since the PNP defeated the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) in both general and local government elections.
Political analysts here believe several challenges are facing the administration and these must be addressed by Simpson Miller.