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July 29th, 2016
Another radio talk show host condemns Hon Walwyn’s actions

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Radio talk show host Edmund G. Maduro is the latest person to publically condemn the way in which Culture Minister Hon Myron V. Walwyn treated Leader of the Opposition Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) on the opening night of Virgin Islands Festival 2016.

July 26th, 2016
Hon Walwyn flayed on Facebook for insulting Opposition Leader

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The decision by Minister for Education and Culture Hon Myron V. Walwyn to strike Leader of the Opposition Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) from the programme for the Opening of Virgin Islands Emancipation Festival at the last minute on July 25, 2016 has been met with shock and disgust by many on Facebook.

November 9th, 2015
‘Don’t despair; you will be hearing from us’- Opposition Leader

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Leader of the Opposition and Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) has told critics not to “despair” and that the Opposition will be doing its work.

June 30th, 2015
HoA to meet on July 6, 2015, still no Opposition Leader!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Third House of Assembly (HoA), also referred to as Parliament, will meet in its second sitting following the 2015 General Elections on Monday July 6, 2015 at its Chambers in Road Town, the Virgin Islands capital city.

June 30th, 2015
Elvis J. Harrigan writes Governor to confirm support for Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- In another unprecedented move, former Sixth District Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate Elvis J. Harrigan, who was defeated by Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (D6) in a landslide, has added his voice to the controversy within the VIP over the Opposition Leader‘s post.

June 22nd, 2015
VINO lashes back at Hon Andrew A. Fahie!

Statement by Advance Marketing & Professional Services to Hon Andrew A. Fahie’s accusations against the media

June 19th, 2015
Gov Duncan gives VIP 1 month & a day to come up with Opposition Leader

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- A statement from Governor John S. Duncan, which was obtained by this news site today, June 19, 2015, has advised the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) that it has one month and a day to sort out the impasse over the selection of an Opposition Leader before he makes his decision.

June 16th, 2015
HoA to meet on June 23, 2015; Moses to remain Speaker, Fraser Opposition Leader!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Word just reaching our news room from our senior sources inside the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) is that the Third House of Assembly is expected to meet on Tuesday June 23, 2015 at the Multi-Purpose Sports Complex in Road Town, the Virgin Islands capital city, following the recent general elections.

March 20th, 2014
Hon. O’Neal lashes out at fmr Attorney General!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Opposition Leader and Virgin Islands Party boss Hon. Ralph T. O’Neal OBE, while praising the Attorney General (AG) Dr Christopher P. Malcolm on his efforts at consolidating the Territory’s laws, took a swipe at a previous Attorney General who served during his administration.

November 27th, 2012
Opposition Leader O’Neal giving ‘silent treatment’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Hon. Ralph Tilford O’Neal, OBE, has often been described as astute, graceful and pragmatic but also tough and formidable. In fact he has also been regarded as one of the toughest politicians to rule these Virgin Islands for nearly half a century.

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