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June 7th, 2015
'Stand up & be counted'- Hon Fraser tells youth

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA (R3) said that for the youth of the territory to guarantee a secured future they should work to create that future for themselves. He noted that change for the better can only come when young people decide that enough is enough.

June 6th, 2015
UPDATE: Elections Supervisor dismisses Advance Polling concerns

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Elections Supervisor Mrs Juliette Penn today June 6, 2015 said there were some incidents that candidates raised with her office but emphasised that nothing different is being done now than at the other elections and announced that a total of 886 votes were cast on Friday’s June 5, 2015 Advance Polling, 232 more than in 2011.

June 6th, 2015
Massive VIP motorcade & youth rally today, June 6

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- As the campaign trail winds down to June 8, 2015 the youth arm of the Virgin Islands Party will be seeking to make a final effort to get the message across loud and clear as to why the youth population of the territory would prefer to have the Virgin Islands Party in Government.

June 6th, 2015
'What the NDP doing to the people over water is wickedness'- Hon Fraser

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) and incumbent Third District candidate, Honourable Julian Fraser RA described as wickedness on the part of the National Democratic Party (NDP) that persons cannot get water when they want to take a bath.

June 5th, 2015
'I will always be for the 99 percent'- Zoe J. Walcott-McMillan

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate for the Fifth District Zoe J. Walcott-McMillan slapped down and dismissed any inkling that she was interested in joining the National Democratic Party (NDP) though she said she was approached by them.

June 5th, 2015
Advance polling underway!

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – The elderly, the feeble and those who will be working at polling stations on June 8, 2015 have begun to cast their ballots as advance voting got underway across the territory today June 5, 2015 ahead of Monday’s official polling day.

June 5th, 2015
VIP shares concerns with election observers

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- Three members of the Commonwealth Observer Mission here in the Virgin Islands for the June 8, 2015 General Elections met with a large delegation from the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) on Thursday June 4, 2015 where they were made aware of some of the concerns the VIP has regarding the voting process.

June 5th, 2015
‘VIP to revamp immigration policies’ – Irene F. Penn-O’Neal

CAPOON’S BAY, Tortola, VI – At Large candidate for the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Irene F. Penn-O’Neal said if and when elected to office, the VIP will prepare a comprehensive population policy, along with a population strategy that will guide the issuing of work permits to foreign workers settling in the territory.

June 4th, 2015
Dr Hubert O’Neal voted out of BVI Sports Fishing Association

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Word reaching this news site from our Team of Reporters across the Virgin Islands is that National Democratic Party (NDP) Ninth District candidate Dr Hubert O’Neal was voted out as President of the BVI Sports Fishing Association at a special meeting held last Thursday May 28, 2015.

June 4th, 2015
Latino community warned against selling their votes

PURCELL ESTATE, Tortola, VI – With his fluency in Spanish, member of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Devon U. Osborne took the opportunity at a meeting in Purcell Estate on Tuesday evening June 2, 2015 to address members of the Latino community about being wary of those seeking to bribe them for their votes.



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