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August 13th, 2018
Kevon S. Lettsome advocates legalising cannabis in the VI

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - With the legalisation of varying amounts of marijuana gaining traction across the world, with Canada being the latest country to join the list of nations decriminalising the ‘controversial’ plant, at least one young Virgin Islander is openly advocating the Virgin Islands (VI) consider going the same route.

August 22nd, 2017
'Keep eyes on new governor' - Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline warns

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - "We at this point as a people of this jurisdiction cannot take our eyes off this ball," is a heads up by Virgin Islander Mr Claude O. Skelton-Cline, who asserted that the ball in this case is thrown at the people of the Virgin Islands (UK) in the form of a governor who seemingly has no real experience in governing.

June 6th, 2017
More House of Assembly today June 6, 2017 as session continues!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While the public’s interest in the House of Assembly is at an all-time low, as many residents regard it like former legislator and cultural icon Mrs Eileene L. Parsons OBE when she described it as a "circus", the Seventh Sitting of the Second Session of the Third House of Assembly (HoA) will resume today Tuesday June 6, 2017.

March 12th, 2017
BVI Airways threatens to sue

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Chief Executive Officer of BVI Airways Jerry D. Willoughby has stated legislators are trampling them in the House of Assembly (HoA) while accusing BVI Airlink of trying to block their take off.

March 3rd, 2017
HoA to meet again March 9, 2017; Order Paper unknown

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands House of Assembly (HoA) or Parliament will meet again on Thursday March 9, 2017 just a week later after legislators met to pass the 2017 Budget.

April 9th, 2014
Why are our leaders trying to give UK the keys?

By AC Frett

A Game of no Winners between Living & Dying: War remains a foolish & evil Pastime, sold to Idiots too lazy to reason by the Wicked, too corrupt to care… Over five weeks after the disappearing Malaysian Jumbo Jet forced Nations to work together for the common good, the clamour for Conflict & War still continues as Russia, EU, UK, US and forced Allies play irresponsible games of Red Lines, Sanctions & Threats.

June 3rd, 2013
IT’S SHAMEFUL! Inappropriate remarks by legislator

Donald E. de Castro “too old to be intimidated”

Throughout the world every country has its own definition of who is its citizen and that is an accepted fact. Unfortunately too many people throughout these same countries do not know the constitutional definition of their own country and the ignorance is prevalent here in the Virgin Islands among Caribbean people.

May 15th, 2013
Legislators raise privacy concerns about Surveillance Bill

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Third District Representative Hon. Julian Fraser, RA was among several legislators calling for further input into a surveillance bill that some members of the House of Assembly hinted may have been rushed following a recent murder in the Territory.

March 4th, 2013
Bring NHI draft policy to the people – Edmund Maduro

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Talk show host Edmund Maduro is adamant that residents of the Virgin Islands need to see copies of the proposed draft legislation for the National Health Insurance before it is made into law.

March 13th, 2012
It pays to lose an election in the VI!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - First time legislators who were unable to retain their seats following the November 2011 General Elections might not necessarily be sulking over their defeat as one thing is certain - a year’s compassionate allowance, which is commensurate to a year's salary.

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