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May 14th, 2015
Bro Abdul Shabazz vying for Fifth District seat

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - "I am no newcomer, silently I have been concerned and making contributions to this country and to this district," said Bro Abdul Shabazz as he opened up to Virgin Islands News Online about his quest to take a seat in the Virgin Islands House of Assembly as the representative for the Fifth District.

May 11th, 2015
Defeating bad intentions of snap elections

By Alred C. Frett

When Politicians fire the People’s Representatives:

Bad Leaders still regard our People as programmed to follow without thinking and suffer without crying so they keep on taking advantage of this in their quest to fool us and rule us… No wonder World’s Day of Prayer was used to call on God to provide Leaders who would deliver more Money through whatever means necessary, without concerns about Caring, Sharing, Fairness or Justice.

May 11th, 2015
‘It is my time now’- Dr Hubert O’Neal

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – National Democratic Party (NDP) candidate for the Ninth District, Dr Hubert O’Neal, is fancying his chances at the June 8, 2015 general elections of the Virgin Islands now that the political stalwart and long-time representative, the incumbent Hon Ralph T. O’Neal OBE will not be contesting.

May 7th, 2015
‎People don't want party politics - Stephanie I. Faulkner-Williams

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- Virgin Gorda businesswoman and former Deputy Labour Commissioner Stephanie I. Faulkner-Williams has announced her candidacy for the Ninth District seat at the June 8, 2015 General Elections.

May 6th, 2015
Election Day in the VI is June 8, 2015

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- (Post Time: 10:25pm) Just as the Opposition Virgin Islands Party had predicted following the sudden dissolution of the House of Assembly, the Virgin Islands electorate will be heading to the polls on June 8, 2015 to choose their government for the next four years.

May 4th, 2015
Why snap elections are never in the people’s best interest

By Alred C. Frett

The Tricks of Slavery are still with us

As Corruption consumes Leaders and Police Officers kill unarmed Black Men, we find mothers publicly beating their Sons to prevent them from resisting the wrongness of Authority for fear they too may be killed… Mothers do what comes naturally without understanding the effects but this is the same technique used by Slave Masters to prolong Slavery and keep the Youth in shackles.

May 3rd, 2015
JoAnn ‘Roxie’ Romney expected to run for office!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Information just reaching our news room from sources close to the main Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) is that the second eldest daughter of the late Chief Minister, Cyril B. Romney, will be a candidate on the VIP ticket for the upcoming general elections.

May 1st, 2015
Albert O. Wheatley contesting 9th District

ROAD TOWN Tortola, VI- Virgin Gordian Albert O. Wheatley has announced he will be contesting the next general election for the Ninth District seat as an Independent Candidate.

April 25th, 2015
Orlando the flamboyant & Karl the trustworthy

By Dickson Igwe

Two party politics in the British Virgin Islands is getting increasingly entrenched into the social geography this early 2015. The two main parties are led by two men who, apart from the unexpected, will go into the next General Election leading their troops against the army of the other.

April 20th, 2015
Exclusive: Elton L. Sprauve- “I will fight for my people”

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Mr Elton L. Sprauve aka ‘All out’ said once he is elected to the Ninth District seat there will be no rest for him as he represents the district, acknowledging that he has big shoes to fill.



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