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March 3rd, 2019
NDP increased Airport fees before leaving Office

BEEF ISLAND, VI – The National Democratic Party (NDP1) Government days before being ousted from Office approved an Order that would see the controversial development works at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island, being financed in part by all passengers (including visitors and tourists) travelling in or out of the Virgin Islands (VI).

March 2nd, 2019
The party system prevails in the Virgin Islands

By Dickson C. Igwe

The Virgin Islands (VI) General Election of February 2019—despite beliefs that independent candidates and new parties would drive a new political culture—the two main political parties in the VI remains dominant in politics.

February 25th, 2019
VIP wins Virgin Islands Elections 2019; NDP Out!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With official results now in, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) led by Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) managed to claim 8 totals seats out of 13 to form a new government thus winning the 2019 General Elections in the Virgin Islands (VI).

February 25th, 2019
Live Update: Complete VI Elections 2019 Results

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With polls closed and the heated political season of the 2019 General elections in the Virgin Islands behind us, results are starting to roll in from the VI Government Information Service (GIS) starting with results from the At-Large Candidates coming in from various polling stations across the territory.

February 25th, 2019
Election Day 2019: New Premier Fahie or Walwyn?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Voters in the Virgin Islands (VI) will today Monday, February 25, 2019, go to the polls and will choose from 41 candidates, 4 political parties and 2 independent candidates.

February 25th, 2019
‘Vote wisely’ - Walwyn urges VI Citizens in 2019 Elections

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Ahead of today’s General Election in the Virgin Islands (VI), residents were urged to vote wisely especially as the territory is at a critical juncture—like other British Overseas territories—since the United Kingdom is having to impose pressure on key issues like same sex marriages.

February 24th, 2019
Who will secure Gov’t buildings during election transition?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Some residents, politicians and civil servants have raised security concerns as to what will happen to government buildings and documents, after the polls close on February 25, 2019, in the Virgin Islands (VI).

February 22nd, 2019
“I am the future you have waited for” - Aaron F. Parillon

HANNAH’S ESTATE, Tortola, VI – National Democratic Party (NDP 1) Candidate for district three, Aaron F. Parillon is certain that he provides the best hope for the district when he spoke at a rally last evening, Thursday, February 21, 2019.

February 22nd, 2019
‘Fraser feels he is entitled to D3 votes’ – Hon Walwyn

HANNAH’S ESTATE, Tortola, VI - Voters of District Three in the Virgin Islands (VI) were told that they should not feel obligated to vote for Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) out of loyalty based on the fact that he has been their District Representative for some twenty years.

February 21st, 2019
The seat to watch! District 5 race in the 2019 General Elections

HUNTUMS GHUT, Tortola, VI - It was on October 16, 2018, some four months ago that the representative for District 5, late Legislator Delores Lettsome-Christopher died.

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