After so many rumours for the last few weeks, it is still incredible to learn that it is so sadly true – Barbados’ youngest leader is no longer alive. Prime Minister and Minister of National Security, David J. H. Thompson, son of former Nation columnist & author Margaret Knight is dead at the age of 48. This has been confirmed with most mainstream media outlets as well as both Free Press & Underground, the Combermerian is survived by his wife, daughters, parents and siblings. May squadrons of angels forever guard David John Howard Thompson’s valiant soul. Profound respect to his family… Requiescat En Pace.