Former Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman Andrew “Dud” Maynard has died.
Maynard is the father of former Free National Movement (FNM) Chairman Charles Maynard, who died suddenly while campaigning in Abaco in 2012.
We’re told Maynard’s health had been declining recently before his passing.
“Dud” Maynard was among 21 Bahamians who received National Honors in 2019.
He was a key PLP supporter and served as the party’s Chairman during the Pindling era. He and Charles became the first father and son to serve as chairmen of opposing political parties.