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November 17th, 2018
New Political Party led by Hon Ronnie W. Skelton to be launched in weeks

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The chatter and speculation is over, as Virgin Islands News Online can now confirm that there is another new political party coming and will be launched in the coming weeks, in time for the 2019, General Elections.

November 17th, 2018
Virgin Islands' party politics

BY Dickson C. Igwe

In 20-years, the state of Virgin Islands (VI) politics has never seen the flux and flow it sees today.

November 17th, 2018
Ms Millie Jaspert named First Ambassador for VI's Girl Guides

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The BVI Guides Association, has pinned Ms Millie Jaspert—the wife of the serving Governor, Augustus J. U Jaspert aka ‘Gus’— as the first Ambassador of the association, since 1936, when the ‘Girl Guide’ movement began in the Virgin Islands (VI), and would automatically become its President..

November 17th, 2018
Julio S. Henry challenges remaining Ministers to force elections

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The recent happenings in the political area of the Virgin Islands (VI) has been likened to that of “soap-opera” by popular commentator, Julio S. Henry, aka, 'Sam' who still feels Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL), should give up the Minister of Finance portfolio.

November 17th, 2018
63-year-old man drives to Sunny Isle to meet minor boy for sex


ST CROIX, USVI — United States Attorney Gretchen C. F. Shappert announced on Friday, November 16, 2018, that Carlyle Ham, 63, of St Croix, pleaded guilty before US Judge George Cannon, Jr, to attempted coercion and enticement for illegal sexual activity involving a minor.

November 17th, 2018
‘I wish to be sitting with the Opposition’ - Hon Turnbull on resignation

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – As the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) continues to suffer a brutal onslaught of resignations in key leadership positions, the latest 'Thrushy' to leave the nest, Honourable, Melvin M. Turnbull (R2) aka ‘Mitch,’ has unapologetically declared his intention, to sit with the the Opposition in the Virgin Islands’ (VI) House of Assembly (HoA).

November 17th, 2018
This week we feature 'Young Professional' Jessi C. A. Wheatley

By Ron O. D’Avilar

A highly accomplished young woman on a mission to truly change the world around her, meet Ms Jessi C. A. Wheatley, our 'Young Professional,' this week.

November 16th, 2018
Fired Minister: If you are not with Gov’t, you are with the Opposition-Premier

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – There is a government and an opposition in all democracies and if you are not with the government, then you are with the opposition.

November 16th, 2018
NDP's 'corruption' threatens VI's stability-Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Chairman and Leader of the Opposition Honourable, Andrew A. Fahie (R1), believes corruption and poor financial management by the National Democratic Party (NDP), has now muddied the Territory’s relations and negotiating powers with the United Kingdom (UK) and threatens the Virgin Island’s (VI) political stability, at its very core.

November 16th, 2018
Recently released convict confesses to killing homeless woman

Kaieteur News

PARIKA, Guyana, SA - A recently-released convict has reportedly confessed to killing 22-year-old Romeza Sookdeo, whose decomposing body was found last Sunday, November 11, 2018, at Hydronie Market Road, Parika, East Bank Essequibo.


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