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April 28th, 2018
‘VIP will name candidates in 1 month; I am not undermining Congress’- Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Many residents, political and social commentators have all predicted a snap election this year and continue to ask where is the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) team.

January 26th, 2018
‘No candidates selected yet to run with VIP’- Natalio D. Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has today January 26, 2018 announced that no candidates have been selected by its 76 Member Congress to contest the 2019 general elections.

January 31st, 2017
VIP Congress to address nasty power grab between Hons Fraser & Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Calling it unfortunate and discomforting that the business of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) is “seemingly on public display,” President of the VIP Dr Natalio D. Wheatley aka Sowande Uhuru has said the embattled party will be convening a meeting of Congress with the aim of resolving the public spat over the Leader of the Opposition post between the incumbent Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) and Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1), the VIP Chairman.

September 2nd, 2015
UPDATE: VIP Congress Elections postponed until general meeting is held

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- After much debate, confusion and wrangling over the delegates list, the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) has accepted parts of a motion submitted by the 7th and 8th Districts to postpone the election of a new executive committee until after a general meeting is held.

August 10th, 2015
VIP internal elections set for September 2, 2015

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The opposition Virgin Islands Party has announced it will be conducting its elections of office bearers when the Party’s Congress convenes on September 2, 2015.

May 19th, 2015
‘Real democracy includes women equality’- Charmaine Rosan-Bunbury

VALLEY Virgin Gorda, VI – The composition of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) slate, which includes six (6) women, is a demonstration of the party’s recognition of the importance of the role of women in leadership and the need for some semblance of gender balance in the highest level of governance in the Virgin Islands (VI).

May 7th, 2015
UPDATE: ‘13 prepared & qualified persons ready for June 8’ - Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Honourable Julian Fraser RA (R3) has reiterated the party’s readiness to contest the elections in the territory now that the date has been signalled by Premier Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith as June 8, 2015.

April 24th, 2015
VIP Congress to meet May 6, 2015 to confirm district candidates

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Gearing up after announcing the expectation of a snap election anticipated in July of this year, the main Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP) will convene a special meeting of its governing body to ratify its nine district candidates to contest the Virgin Islands general elections.

April 20th, 2015
Exclusive: Elton L. Sprauve- “I will fight for my people”

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – Mr Elton L. Sprauve aka ‘All out’ said once he is elected to the Ninth District seat there will be no rest for him as he represents the district, acknowledging that he has big shoes to fill.

January 12th, 2015
Rajah A. Smith seeking candidacy on VIP list

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI – As the political campaign ripens in the Virgin Islands and parties begin their quest to gather the interest of especially the young and vibrant to take up leadership roles, one youth has outshone many who are considering the same. This man has now announced his interest in being a candidate on the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) list for the upcoming elections.



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