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March 12th, 2018
'Things are bad; House of Assembly needs medicine' - Hon Fraser

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - During the continuation of the First Sitting of the Third Session of House of Assembly (HoA) on Thursday, March 8, 2018, Honourable Julian Fraser RA, Third District Representative, lashed out at the organisers of the official funeral for the late Omar W. Hodge for not including Sixth District Representative, Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6) on the programme to speak.

February 9th, 2018
Programme similar to YEP coming to Sixth District- Hon Maduro-Caines

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI - “I met with Rotary Club of Tortola on two different occasions and we are trying to identify a spot to have something like YEP centre because we realised the problem within our district: unemployment and young men sitting on the block.”

February 2nd, 2018
‘I am well aware of all problems plaguing my District’- Hon Maduro-Caines

PURCELL ESTATE, Tortola, VI- Sixth District Representative and second term legislator Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines has made it known that she is not oblivious to the issues being faced by her constituents and other persons, including the deplorable state of some roads, and that she continues to lobby for them to be addressed.

February 1st, 2018
The worst road? Even trailers no match for water filled potholes

PURCELL ESTATE, Tortola, VI- The Junior Minister for Trade and Investment Promotions and Representative for the Eighth District, Hon Marlon A. Penn, told residents a few days ago that he believes East End has the worst roads on Tortola.

January 12th, 2018
Territory’s first indoor gym lies in ruins @ Belle Vue

BELLE VUE, Tortola, VI- It was built in the late 90s before the Multi-Purpose Sports Complex indoor facility in Road Town and way before the Save the Seed Energy Centre in Duff’s Bottom, another indoor facility with a basketball court.

January 5th, 2018
Homeless youths forced out by police from Purcell Community Centre

PURCELL ESTATE, Tortola, VI- Following the passage of hurricanes Irma and Maria in September 2017 the Purcell and Free Bottom communities were severely affected with many houses, some of them wooden, were flattened.

January 4th, 2018
‘People’s Man’ stood up for my mom who ‘was not from here’- Hon Maduro-Caines

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- She shockingly toppled the political giant at the 2011 General Elections of the Virgin Islands as a National Democratic Party (NDP) candidate for the Sixth District, but there was still plenty of love between Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6) and the late Omar W. Hodge, a former Minister for Natural Resources and Labour.

January 3rd, 2018
‘It’s a different ball game’- Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Although opting to abstain from voting on the Motion in the House of Assembly for approval to be given to Government to borrow money from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), Acting Minister for Education and Culture and Sixth District Representative Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines, has said she does not disagree that the Territory needed the money from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) to help in the rebuilding efforts following the devastation of hurricanes Irma and Maria.

December 19th, 2017
Hurricanes brought out the best & worst in some- Hon Maduro-Caines

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Known to speak her mind, Sixth District Representative Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines used her opportunity to speak in the House of Assembly on December 13, 2017 to praise the good work some have been doing following hurricanes Irma and Maria but also lamented and condemned the "evil and bad-minded treatment" some have meted out to others.

October 19th, 2017
Employers are 'heartless & lack compassion' - Alvera Maduro-Caines

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines, Representative of the Sixth Electoral District, has expressed her dissatisfaction on her Facebook page about employers not being lenient during such a difficult time.



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