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January 15th, 2019
Lesmore Smith & Sylvia C. Romney-Moses to run with NDP 2; announcement soon

HUNTUMS GHUT, Tortola, VI - The breakaway National Democratic Party (NDP) group—now called the Progressive Virgin Islands Movement (PVIM)—will announce shortly two more Candidates for the upcoming 2019 General Elections.

January 14th, 2019
“I was not elected to be anybody’s puppet”-Mitch

BREWERS BAY, Tortola, VI – Former Government Member of House of Assembly (HoA), Honourable Melvin M. Turnbull, aka ‘Mitch’, is adamant he was elected as the Second District Representative not to be anybody’s puppet.

January 14th, 2019
BVI Airways, renaming Hospital among topics @ Tuesday’s HoA

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The Virgin Islands House of Assembly (HoA) will meet again on Tuesday, January 15, 2019, in what could be its final Sitting before it is dissolved to pave the way for the 2019 General Elections.

January 14th, 2019
‘No one contacted me about a debate’ - Hon Maduro-Caines

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI - In a late night phone call last evening, Sunday, January 13, 2019, Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6) of the National Democratic Party (NDP 1) told our news centre that, “No one contacted me about a debate.”

January 12th, 2019
Hon Fraser launches ‘Progressives United’ party

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI - Progressives United (PU), a political party founded by Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3), was launched in front of a moderate audience of about 75 persons last Friday evening, January 11, 2019, in Sea Cows Bay on the main Island of Tortola.

January 10th, 2019
Vincent O. Wheatley crush opponents; wins VG Debate

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI- It was one of the most anticipated events ever in the Virgin Islands' (VI) political history, the first debate in many years between three political candidates.

January 9th, 2019
Will Elections date be announced @ NDP January 12, 2019 rally?

MARKET SQUARE, Road Town, Tortola, VI - Word coming from members of the National Democratic Party (NDP 1), led by Hon Myron V. Walwyn (AL) is that the 2019 election date could be announced at the next NDP political rally.

January 9th, 2019
Fahie wants to pay citizens for ‘Good Ideas’

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Rewarding citizens for ‘Good Ideas’ through a think tank committee is one way Virgin Islands Party (VIP) Chairman, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) says he will lead if elected Premier of the Virgin Islands (VI).

January 8th, 2019
Hon Fraser wants 10k limit on election campaign donations

SEA COW’S BAY, Tortola, VI - Chairman of new Virgin Islands Political Party, Progressive United (PU), Hon Julian Fraser, RA (R3) has issued a challenge for other political parties to limit the amount of monies they collect from private contributors.

January 7th, 2019
VIP developing policy backbone for a better VI – Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), and former Opposition Leader, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) says his party is currently developing strong policy backbones with the aim of bettering the Virgin Islands (VI) for all.

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