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April 26th, 2017
Running or Not? Willock forms ‘strong’ campaign committee

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Not agreeing or denying whether the reports circulating that he may be jumping ship or starting a new party, the former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communications and Works and Chairman of the Board of Advance Marketing and Professional Services, Mr Julian Willock, has placed on record that he is still a supporter and member of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP).

April 8th, 2017
The time to talk about the future of the VI is now- Doug Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While placing on record that he does not know whether there is any substance to talks that the United Kingdom has threatened intervention in the governing of the territory if elections are not held by August 2017, talk show host Doug Wheatley has called on all political parties to engage the people in a meaningful discourse on the future of the Virgin Islands.

January 16th, 2017
Hon Walwyn accused of undue political interference in Horse Owners' election

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- The ever controversial Minister for Education and Culture, Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL), is making negative headlines again.

November 23rd, 2016
Natalio D. Wheatley throws hat in ring for VIP President

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Two days after announcing that he was resigning from the People’s Empowerment Party (PEP) to join the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP), political candidate in the last two general elections of the Virgin Islands, Mr Natalio D. Wheatley has indicated he will be vying for the position of President of the VIP when its elections is held on November 30, 2016.

November 23rd, 2016
Incompetents! Next leader must have strategy to redirect VI- Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Making the case as to why he is seeking re-election as Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), Opposition Leader Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) said he could not remove himself from trying to rescue the Virgin Islands people from the “bunch of incompetents” now in power.

November 10th, 2016
Greenaway Out, Augustine In- as BVIAA President

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The BVI Athletics Association (BVIAA) has a new man at the helm- Steve Augustine.

October 9th, 2016
VIVA elections in November expected to be hotly contested

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Virgin Islands Volleyball Association (VIVA) has announced it will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 6:00 P.M. at the Department of Youth and Sports Conference Room.

October 1st, 2016
Trump Fever!

By Dickson Igwe

The prospect of a President Donald J. Trump has panicked a major subset of the US population. The vast majority of US elites, the politically correct, white liberals, a majority of US media, the billionaire class, blacks, Hispanics, all appear horrified at the thought that “Lucifer” could soon be living in the White House.

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.

December 22nd, 2015
$110M plus approved to keep Government running

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- With no 2016 Appropriation Act or Budget, the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government has secured some one hundred and ten million, five hundred and forty one thousand, six hundred and sixty seven dollars ($110, 541, 667) to keep the government running for four months at least.



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