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November 30th, 2016
Fahie In, Fraser Out: Big upset in VIP elections

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has a new Chairman in First District Representative Hon Andrew A. Fahie, who moments ago, November 30, 2016 unseated Opposition Leader and Third District Representative Hon Julian Fraser RA at the party’s internal elections held at Maria’s by the Sea in Road Town.

November 21st, 2016
Natalio D. Wheatley joins VIP!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With just over a week before the elections of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), there comes the news that talk show host, college lecturer and former People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) President, Natalio D. Wheatley aka Sowande Uhuru has left that party to join the VIP.

October 27th, 2016
VIP was not ready for 2015 snap elections- Carvin Malone

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Just over a year after the snap elections in the Virgin Islands (UK) that gave the National Democratic Party (NDP) a majority win, outgoing President of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Mr Carvin Malone has admitted that the party, in which he held the position as President for over 17 years, was not ready.

October 18th, 2016
Hons Fraser & Fahie gearing up for battle over VIP Chairmanship!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The 45 year old Virgin Islands Party (VIP) is getting ready for round 2 of the leadership battle between current Party Chairman Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) and Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1).

October 4th, 2016
UPDATE: Hon Ralph T. O’Neal OBE suffered stroke; May be flown overseas

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The territory’s first Premier Hon Ralph T. O’Neal OBE had suffered a stroke on Friday September 30, 2016, according to a statement released today, October 4, 2016 by one of his children, Abby O’Neal.

August 15th, 2016
VIP to vote for new Executive in November 2016

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The main Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP), now celebrating its 45th year, had another general meeting on Saturday August 13, 2016 at Prospect Reef on the main island of Tortola.

June 28th, 2016
Edmund G. Maduro gives Rajah A. Smith ‘10/10’ for chiding VIP leaders

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Noting that it is everyone’s right to freedom of expression, according to the Constitution, talk show host Edmund G. Maduro has showered Rajah A. Smith with praise for recently calling out the senior members of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) to step up their game and stop the infighting.

June 20th, 2016
'The VIP has a lot to be blamed for'- Rajah A. Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In a surprise statement sent out to the media today, June 20, 2016, Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate in the June 8, 2015 general elections, Rajah A. Smith made no bones about his disappointment with his own party.

May 25th, 2016
VIP remains a viable option- Carvin Malone

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- After a resounding defeat at the polls on June 8, 2015, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has come in for scathing criticisms from its own supporters and the general public.

April 14th, 2016
Premier Smith being disingenuous on Global Water – Hon Julian Fraser RA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Leader of the Opposition and Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA has slammed Premier Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith for his comments on Global Water suing the Government because of the VIP allegedly failing to meet its obligations under the terms of a 2006 agreement.



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