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February 18th, 2019
Evangelist Bridget Blucher declares VIP election win

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Christians and other supporters in the Virgin Islands were not disappointed when the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) staged its Elections 2019 Gospel Fest lest evening Sunday, February 17, 2019, to a packed crowd in Road Town, Tortola.

February 17th, 2019
Hons Fahie & Walwyn condemns ‘nasty campaign’ in 2019 elections

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The 2019 Election campaign has started to become nasty. Last week, Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) condemned a social media ‘meme’ that made reference to the wife of National Democratic Party (NDP 1) Chairman, Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL).

February 13th, 2019
‘My spirit is not in tune with the things that are going on’ -Dr Pickering

LONG LOOK, Tortola, VI - Independent Candidate and former National Democratic Party 1 (NDP 1) founder, Dr the Honourable Kedrick D. Pickering has launched his bid to serve for a fifth consecutive term [1999-2019] to represent the seventh district.

February 12th, 2019
Leaders debate cancelled, Walwyn Flip-Flops from original call

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - It was in his new years 2019 message that embattled Leader of the National Democratic Party 1 (NDP 1) Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) had called for debates among all candidates running in the 2019 General Elections.

February 10th, 2019
‘It’s time for a woman to do the Job’ - VIP’s Luce D. Hodge-Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Virgin Islands Party (VIP) candidate for District Four, Ms Luce D. Hodge-Smith launched her campaign to much fanfare last evening Saturday, February 9, 2019, to a packed crowd of supporters in Road Town who came out to hear her plans for the district.

February 7th, 2019
‘No one trusts anyone in the NDP 1 Gov't’ - Hon Julian Fraser RA

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – Hon Julian Fraser RA, Chairman of the new Progressives United (PU) party continues his vicious tirade against the Premier Dr D. Orlando Smith (AL) and Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) led National Democratic Party (NDP 1) Government.

February 5th, 2019
NDP1, VIP & Independent Candidates raise election list concerns

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Confusion is circulating over the new preliminary voters' list. Many political pundits have asked how is it that the Virgin Islands (VI) population after the 2017 Hurricanes of Irma and Maria has decreased, yet, the voters' list has still increased.

January 29th, 2019
Too much talk & no action – NDP’s Aaron F. Parillon

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - In the 2015 General Elections of the Virgin Islands (VI), Honourable Julian Fraser RA easily retained his Third District seat when challenged by youth, Mr Kevin C. Smith aka 'OJ' under the National Democratic Party (NDP) Slate.

January 29th, 2019
Local magazine hosting VIP/PVIM radio sports discussion

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The recently launched Sports Beat Magazine will host representatives from the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) and the Progressive Virgin Islands Movement (PVIM) during a two-hour special on Sports and Development, slated for Thursday, February 7, from 7 to 9 pm on CBN 90.9 FM.

January 22nd, 2019
VIP Candidates pledge to not take allowance; will instead invest in people

Editor’s note: We have since received a call from Mr Vincent O. Wheatley who said he misspoke and was referring to the district allocation and not allowance.

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Candidates of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) have all agreed to take their government allowances to put towards empowering the people of the Territory, through training and other means, in order for them to be equipped to take on the jobs of the future.

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