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January 31st, 2018
Gov’t Members were unaware of ‘High Level Framework’ document- Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While the Draft Recovery and Development Plan document is widely circulated in the Virgin Islands, another document dubbed ‘High Level Framework for UK support to the BVI Hurricane Recovery’ is now making headlines.

January 25th, 2018
'More than 100 residents on VG still displaced'- Sister Islands Coordinator

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- It is a well-known fact by now that hurricanes Irma and Maria displaced many residents when they hit the Virgin Islands with brute force in September 2017.

January 24th, 2018
VG ready for a Town Council- Vincent O. Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While the rest of the Territory seems to now be getting it together for the recovery and development of community, Virgin Gorda seems to have surpassed them in knowing what they want.

January 17th, 2018
‘The people telling me these fellows don’t have a heart’- Eileene L. Parsons OBE

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Former legislator and member of the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) Eileene L. Parsons OBE has taken a swipe at the NDP regime, saying on the Honestly Speaking show aired January 16, 2018 on ZBVI 780 AM that unlike politicians of today, the late Omar W. Hodge had a heart.

January 14th, 2018
Counselling can be beneficial to everyone, says Dr Cindy M. George

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In the wake of the two monster hurricanes that rocked the Virgin Islands in September 2017, the general consensus is that people have changed, some for the better and some for the worse. Recently on the radio talk show, Honestly Speaking, hosted by Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline and aired on Tuesday January 9, 2018, professional therapists Dr June M. Samuel and Dr Cindy M. George explained why.

January 10th, 2018
$$$ needed but not at expense of constitutional rights- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The United Kingdom (UK) has stipulated the establishment of an Independent Recovery Agency Board that is to coordinate the spending of funds for the recovery efforts for the Virgin Islands (VI).

January 3rd, 2018
'Abstinence is for sexual activity'- Skelton-Cline to Backbenchers

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The recent decision by Junior Minister for Trade and Investment Promotions, Hon Marlon A. Penn (R8) and Sixth District Representative Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines to abstain on the vote for the House of Assembly (HoA) to give approval to borrow monies from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is not sitting well with social commentator Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline.

December 20th, 2017
'Put our house in order' - Gerard St. C. Farara QC

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Self-determination and independence have been two words frequently thrown around by the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government of Premier Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL).

December 13th, 2017
Talk show hosts slam Premier Smith for hitting back @ Hon Turnbull

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL) has once again come in for public chastising on his published rebuttal to his own National Democratic Party (NDP) Backbencher and Second District Representative, Hon Melvin M. Turnbull.

December 6th, 2017
‘We are not running for office in this hour’- Claude O. Skelton-Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “What we do, what we say here on Honestly Speaking comes from a principled place… It’s what we believe is in the public good.”



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