PHILIPSBURG:— Well known politician and advisor to the United Peoples Party (UPP) Joe Richardson passed away early Sunday morning. SMN News understands that the well-known politician passed away at his home after being ill for a long period of time.
Joseph Emmanuel Richardson was part of the Democratic Party (DP), he also worked as an executive assistant to UPP leader Theo Heyliger before Heyliger left the DP and formed the UPP. Over the years Richardson served as an advisor to the UPP.
Source: St. Martin News Network http://www.smn-news.com/st-maarten-st-martin-news/29023-breaking-news-former-politician-joseph-emmanuel-richardson.html