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May 15th, 2019
‘You have gotten my attention for amendments’- Premier Fahie

WICKHAM'S CAY 1, Tortola, VI - As the fast track Residency and Belonger status regularisation programme continues to face opposition from some Virgin Islanders, Premier and Minister of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) today, May 15, 2019 met a group of such persons to hear their concerns with a view to responding and to ultimately acting on them as necessary.

March 26th, 2018
Bermuda MP Hon Thomas C. Famous on private visit to homeland!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The British Overseas Territory of Bermuda and the Virgin Islands [British] have many things in common.

May 2nd, 2014
'Belonger status must be given upon marriage!' - Maduro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Commentator Edmund G. Maduro has raised what many may find to be a sore issue that has continued for some time in the Virgin Islands, but seems to find no way of becoming resolved.

September 20th, 2013
Crafts Alive vendor denies stealing Kindle Fire tablet

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Haitian national, Marie Sanette-Donnat, 26, was granted bail in the sum of $30,000 today, September 20, 2013 when she appeared in the Magistrate's Court for allegedly stealing one Kindle Fire tablet device.

April 20th, 2013
Guest worker status in the Virgin Islands

By Dickson Igwe

The Immigration Department must ensure that residents deemed guests do not cut the umbilical cord with their home countries. Guests will be required to return to their home countries after specific intervals, and finally at the end of their guest term. The narrative begins at the New Life Baptist Church in the British Virgin Islands.

March 23rd, 2013
The end of citizenship through stay in the Virgin Islands

By Dickson Igwe

This second of three stories on migration into the Virgin Islands states that the end of residency, citizenship, and belonger status, through length of stay, is on the horizon. This narrative begins by alluding to the debut of a wonderful stage performance of Virgin Islands art and culture.


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