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February 28th, 2019
Hon Fahie Gov't on track, moving with record speed

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Following reports of infighting over cabinet positions in the new Premier Andrew A. Fahie (R1) government, senior sources have dispelled the rumour as erroneous, calling it “false news”.

February 7th, 2019
“We in the 7th district have been forgotten” - Dr Natalio D. Wheatley

LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI – Dr Natalio D. Wheatley aka 'Showande Uhuru’, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Candidate for District 7 is saying that the people of the district have been forgotten for far too long under the stewardship of the Dr D. Orlando Smith (AL) National Democratic Party (NDP 1) government over the past years.

February 6th, 2019
VIP to launch 2 underdogs for Districts 7 & 8 in Elections 2019

EAST END/LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI – The Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) will launch two candidates for the eastern side of Tortola, tonight Wednesday, February 6, 2019, and Thursday, February 7, 2019.

February 1st, 2019
Dr. Kedrick D. Pickering to launch on Feb 12, 2019; Independent Candidate

LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI - After facing outcast from the Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) led National Democratic Party, (NDP 1)—a group he co-founded—Dr the Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering, representative of the seventh district, is now on his own.

January 8th, 2019
'I will be running for re-election’ - Dr Kedrick D. Pickering

LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI - Dr Kedrick D. Pickering (R7), the politician who has kept the National Democratic Party (NDP 1) Government—led by Co-Leader and Premier, Dr the Hon D. Orlando Smith (AL)—from falling, has broken his silence.

May 10th, 2018
'We must not panic'- Dr Natalio D. Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Ahead of a march planned for May 24, 2018 to demonstrate the Territory’s displeasure with attempts by the United Kingdom to derail the Virgin Islands’ legitimate financial services sector, a number of persons from the sector as well as business persons will be engaged in a public discussion at The Moorings Conference Room, Wickham’s Cay II, today, May 10, 2018 to brainstorm the way forward for the industry.

January 26th, 2018
‘No candidates selected yet to run with VIP’- Natalio D. Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has today January 26, 2018 announced that no candidates have been selected by its 76 Member Congress to contest the 2019 general elections.

January 9th, 2018
NDP Gov't allocates 33% of Recovery Plan $$ for controversial airport project

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Even before the destructive hurricanes, Irma and Maria of September 2017, the public, the Opposition, media and even elected members of the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government had opposed the Airport Runway Expansion Project at Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport at Beef Island going ahead as they felt the Territory could not afford it at the time and that there were many other priority areas that needed addressing first.

January 6th, 2018
Consultation period for recovery plan ‘way too short’- Dr Natalio D. Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Amid criticisms that the public was snubbed in the formulation of the initial document, the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government in late December 2017 published on the Government official website a draft of the post hurricanes Irma and Maria recovery plans, along with the floods of August 2017, to allow the public to make an input.

January 4th, 2018
'Bad' NDP Gov't shunned the people in drafting recovery plan- Doug Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “I am a true believer in Democracy and I don’t believe that democracy just functions at election time. By democracy we mean when the people are involved in their own governance.” Those were the sentiments expressed by the President of the Virgin Islands Party, Mr Natalio D. Wheatley aka Sowande Uhuru, when he appeared on the newest radio talk show, BVI Have Your Say.

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