On Tuesday the Caribbean nation's Governor-General, Sandra Mason said in a speech that "the time has finally come to leave our colonial past behind us'.

Barbados is going to remove Queen Elizabeth lI as it's head of state next year, the country will become a republic, the government announced on tuesday, This will Barbados the first country among 15 others to drop the monarch in almost three decades.

The Caribbean nation's Governor-General, Sandra Mason, said in a speech on Tuesday that they are removing the Queen and dropping the monarch system, The Queen is head of state of not just the United Kingdom but fifteen other countries that were formerly under the British rule during the British empire, this includes Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica and several other island nations in the Caribbean, and Indian Ocean.