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February 6th, 2018
Stop illegal activities @ Huntums Ghut Basketball Court- Resident

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – A resident of the Fifth District has appealed to the government to address the illegal activities that are allegedly taking place at the Huntums Ghut Basketball Court. The resident made the plea during the Fifth District public consultation meeting on Monday, February 5, 2018 at the Althea Scatliffe Primary School in Road Town, Tortola.

January 22nd, 2018
Investigation of Hon Walwyn's $1.6M ESHS wall will continue - Gov Jaspert

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Following the passage of two powerful Category 5 hurricanes, Irma and Maria, that devastated the Territory and damaged many government buildings and destroyed many files, some residents concluded that the many investigations into government's questionable projects and reckless spending would end.

January 14th, 2018
VG residents demanding a say in rebuilding of BFEC

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI - With corporate entities in the territory committing to donating some $1.54M towards the rebuilding of Bregado Flax Education Centre on the sister island of Virgin Gorda, residents there are demanding a say in the process.

January 3rd, 2018
Local Germaine Scatliffe Out! Jamaican Ande Francis In! @ VI Technical School

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- It is no surprise that under the Education and Culture Minister, Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL), local professionals continue to be disenfranchised.

December 25th, 2017
Hon Walwyn to feed 500 on Christmas Day

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- This Christmas Day 2017, Minister for Education and Culture, Honourable Myron V. Walwyn (AL) and his committee will feed about 500 persons.

December 16th, 2017
Hon Turnbull lashes back @ Premier & Walwyn; 'I am no little boy'

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The heat, tension and civil war continue within the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP). While tension was boiling behind the scene, it went public first when Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull (R2) slammed his boss, Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL), on a local radio station ZBVI 780 AM on December 6, 2017.

December 14th, 2017
Hypocrite? Hon Walwyn chides Hon Turnbull for being ‘disrespectful’ to Dr Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- It was during the 2011 general elections campaign trail that now Minister for Education and Culture Honourable Myron V. Walwyn (AL) infamously referred to the then Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Ralph T. O’Neal OBE as an “Emperor without clothes”.

November 18th, 2017
‘Gov’t collapsed? We were busy working on bills’- Hon Walwyn

WICKHAM’S CAY II, Tortola, VI- After the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government was heavily criticised for being AWOL weeks after Hurricane Irma ravaged the Virgin Islands, Education Minister Myron V. Walwyn (AL) has sought to defend his government, saying they were busy working on bringing bills to the House of Assembly to keep the country moving.

November 8th, 2017
'Political pandering is not necessary’- Hon Fahie to Walwyn

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “These are serious times and political pandering is not necessary. All that will do is bring short term fame but long-term misery.” These were some of the words by Opposition Leader Honourable Andrew A. Fahie (R1) in response to the public call by Minister for Education and Culture Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) for all legislators to take a 50% pay cut during the recovery phase following the passage of Hurricane Irma.

October 31st, 2017
'My child is not a Guinea pig'- Parent of ESHS student

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Honourable Myron V. Walwyn (AL), the Minister for Education and Culture, has called on all parents to support the new creative learning programme for students enrolled in the morning session of the recent public school shift system.





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