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December 28th, 2018
Political vandalism? Or chickens coming home?

WEST END, Tortola, VI - A billboard belonging to the National Democratic Party 1, (NDP 1) led by Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) has been vandalized.

December 28th, 2018
PHOTO of the DAY: Lonely at the top, New Opposition Leader Skelton seated

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - While he waited for his Opposition colleagues to arrive, new Leader of the Opposition Hon Ronnie W. Skelton (AL) took his seat today Friday, December 28, 2018, in the House of Assembly (HoA).

December 27th, 2018
3 Opposition Leaders in 3 years for HoA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Third House of Assembly (HoA) of the Virgin Islands (VI) was a historic one. It was the first time in local political history that there were three different Opposition Leaders in the life of one Assembly.

December 27th, 2018
‘Mitch’ promises change under PVIM come 2019

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Former National Democratic Party (NDP) Chaplain, Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull (R2), aka ‘Mitch,’ is promising change for 2019 as he campaigns under the new Progressive Virgin Islands Movement (PVIM).

December 24th, 2018
Election 2019: When will HoA be dissolved?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Political pundits and social commentators are speculating, as to when the Virgin Islands’ House of Assembly (HoA) will be dissolved, paving the way for new General Elections that must happen before April 16, 2019.

December 22nd, 2018
“This role is not about power” - Hon Skelton as new Opposition Leader

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – In a predicted move, Governor of the Virgin Islands (VI) His Excellency, Augustus J. U. Jaspert yesterday, December 21, 2018, officially announced that Hon Ronnie W. Skelton (AL) would be the new Leader of the Opposition.

December 21st, 2018
Hon Fahie Out! Hon Skelton In! as new Opposition Leader

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Governor of the Virgin Islands (VI) His Excellency, Augustus J. U. Jaspert today, December 21, 2018, officially announced the appointment of Hon Ronnie W. Skelton (AL) as the new Leader of the Opposition.

December 21st, 2018
NDP got no permission ‘to place billboard on Gov’t property’- Chief Planner

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - Many residents have been calling Virgin Islands News Online (VINO), outraged to see that the National Democratic Party (NDP 1), headed by the embattled Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) has placed a billboard on government property.

December 17th, 2018
UPDATE: HoA abruptly ends until tomorrow, Dec 18, 2018

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - After moving a motion for money, the Virgin Islands’ House of Assembly (HoA) was abruptly adjourned until Tuesday, December 18, 2018.

December 17th, 2018
Hon Fahie knew PVIM would come for his position

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Opposition Leader and Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) revealed that he knew the Progressive Virgin Islands Movement (PVIM)—headed by Former National Democratic Party (NDP1) member, Hon Ronnie W. Skelton (AL)—would make the power play to take the Leader of the Opposition post away from the VIP.

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