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December 13th, 2019
NAGICO receives prestigious BVI Finance ‘Insurance Agency of the Year’ Award

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- NAGICO Insurances has been recognised for its continued exemplary service by winning the BVI Finance’s Insurance Agency of the Year Award which celebrates the vital role played by the company in the financial services industry and the wider Virgin Islands community.

December 13th, 2019
Howe sentenced to 5 years 3 months for attempted robbery, assault

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Justice Ann-Marie Smith has sentenced Virgin Islands Belonger Mickhail Howe of Lower Estate, Tortola, to five years and three months for attempted robbery and assault of a female in 2018.

December 13th, 2019
Our children’s path must lead from here to there

Alred C. Frett

Acknowledging the Past & Present:

Donald J. Trump has set the standard for New Governments blaming Old Governments but New Governments can become old quickly by failing to address the needs of a people and neglecting that which requires rectification… As we enter the final month of the year crucial questions are still unanswered and many of our dearly departed who entered the year erect have left it horizontal.

December 13th, 2019
Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson storms to victory in UK elections

LONDON, United Kingdom- The United Kingdom (UK) Prime Minister Alexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson’s Conservative Party has won the UK elections on December 12, 2019 in resounding fashion.

December 13th, 2019
This Week We Feature Young Professional Rikkiya A. R. Brathwaite

A performing actress who aspires to make it to Broadway, this week’s Young Professional is getting valuable experience in the spotlight while bringing much pride and positive attention to the land of her birth- the [British] Virgin Islands.

December 12th, 2019
Belle Vue man remanded on drug possession charges

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Ranks of the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) arrested and charged Shaquille Benjamin, of Belle Vue on December 7, 2019, for unlawful possession of a controlled drug.

December 12th, 2019
28 companies visit site for Anegada Hybrid Renewable Energy Project

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI- Representatives of 28 companies, from as far as Spain and the United Kingdom (UK), travelled to Anegada for a site visit with the BVI Electricity Corporation (BVIEC) on Wednesday, December 11, 2019 as the territory moves closer to installing the first Hybrid Renewable Energy system under the state-owned corporation.

December 12th, 2019
UPDATE: 2020 Budget Debate rescheduled to Friday, Dec 13, 2019

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The 2020 budget debate scheduled for today, December 12, 2019, has been rescheduled to tomorrow, Friday, December 13, 2019.

December 12th, 2019
Hon O'Neal pushed education as 'foundation of our resiliency' - Gov Albert Bryan Jr

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - United States Virgin Islands (USVI) Governor Albert Bryan Jr, said Hon Ralph T. O'Neal, OBE understood the value of education in building the resilience of the people, and this he said allowed all of the Virgin Islands to develop and compete on the international front.

December 12th, 2019
'I used to call him Ralph ‘Telephone’ O’Neal' – Abigail O’Neal

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Abigail O'Neal aka 'Abby', the youngest daughter of the late first Premier and Member Emeritus of the Virgin Islands House of Assembly (HoA), Honourable Ralph T. O’Neal, OBE, said her father was a man who lived his life serving others.


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