Dr. Peter Phillips is the lone nominee for the president of the People’s National Party. He was nominated at 11 o'clock this morning at the party's headquarters. He was accompanied by stalwarts of the PNP as well as supporters from his St. Andrew East Central constituency and neighbouring constituencies. Portia Simpson Miller, the president of the PNP, confirmed on Sunday that she will be stepping down from the post shortly, and announced the election date of her successor on March 26. Dr. Phillips, has previously contested the election for PNP President on two occasions. He is the only confirmed aspirant for the position.