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'Yes, I do work & loving it'- Hon Maduro-Caines

- tells Facebook follower 'only the haters blind'
Sixth District Representative in the Virgin Islands House of Assembly (HoA) Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6), has given the public all assurance that she does in fact work, and provided proof by posting an office 'selfie' on the popular Facebook social network website. Photo: Facebook
When questioned by one curious facebook onlooker, on 'where is the work?
When questioned by one curious facebook onlooker, on 'where is the work?", Hon Maduro-Caines replied, 'you aint see z6ne on the move. Only the haters blind.' Photo: Facebook
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Sixth District Representative and Opposition Member, Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6) has given the public all assurance that she does in fact work; and provided proof by posting an office 'selfie' on the popular social network website, Facebook.

The photo posted on November 19, 2019, has since accumulated a number of likes and comments and bears the caption, 'Just in case you're wondering, Yes, I do work and loving it."

It featured the Sixth District Representative in an executive style chair with office furniture and documents visible in the background.   

'Where is the work?' 

When questioned by one curious Facebook onlooker, on "where is the work?", Hon Maduro-Caines replied, "you aint see z6ne on the move. Only the haters blind."

However, it remains unclear why the representative would see the need to make such a post. At the September 2, 2019, continuation of the Sixth Sitting of the First Session of the Fourth HoA, Hon Maduro-Caines famously told the House that her District was starting to look like a dump.

“We in District 6 have been plagued by the parking of equipment and boat trailers and boats all over the district… It’s time that they stop making the 6th District look like a dumping area,” she said.

Forgive Debts 

More recently, at a press conference called by the Opposition on November 13, 2019, Hon Maduro-Caines had called for debts to be forgiven over Crafts Alive vendors owing the ‘City’ in excess of half a million dollars. 

“Yes a lot of them owe a lot of money but a payment plan that some have asked for is virtually impossible to be paid at that time because some have been given a three-month period to pay off six thousand and ten thousand dollars and I can’t see that happening,” she said. 

Putting herself into the shoes of the vendors, Hon Maduro-Caines noted, “I myself wouldn’t be able to do it with my salary so I could imagine the state that they are in at this time." 

27 Responses to “'Yes, I do work & loving it'- Hon Maduro-Caines”

  • 6 VOTER. (26/11/2019, 09:09) Like (9) Dislike (2) Reply
    • z6ne (26/11/2019, 10:06) Like (9) Dislike (13) Reply
      If you were indeed a 6 Voter, you would know that her office is in the House of Assembly Office in the Richard Stoutt Building, across from the Immigration Department where you have to go at least once a year to renew your time.
    • No Carrots (26/11/2019, 12:39) Like (25) Dislike (1) Reply
      In her kitchen lol. On a serious note, she seem to spend a lot of time on Facebook
  • SHAME (26/11/2019, 09:51) Like (50) Dislike (4) Reply
    She acts like a teenager.
  • sixth (26/11/2019, 10:15) Like (26) Dislike (0) Reply
    This entire article and headline is hilarious lolol
  • Sue (26/11/2019, 10:27) Like (2) Dislike (18) Reply
    Don't hate her cause she looks younger than you yes she works her office is there for years people are so stupid sometimes
    • SHAME (26/11/2019, 11:50) Like (11) Dislike (0) Reply
      When you say younger than "you". Who EXACTLY are you referring to? The person who you IMAGINE is typing a comment? Cause you cant see the person's face so its crazy how you can make that comparison so boldly.
    • To sue (26/11/2019, 18:34) Like (0) Dislike (4) Reply
      So, I had to scroll back up and look at her pic again. Honey, whoever you are, you are in desperate need of glasses cause that face look hard and tough like my leather jacket. LOL but thanks for the laugh blindy
  • Lord Hawk (26/11/2019, 10:58) Like (26) Dislike (0) Reply
    Alvera, I share your pains, but you really think the Sixth District look like a dump, take a drive through the Forth especially from the Sunday Morning Well to Spinks Bakery, it’s an eyesore, derelict vehicles, boats, trailers, containers, concrete mixers, you name it, all block up the side walk, no where for pedestrians to walk, they have to be skipping through traffic. It’s terrible and needs to be looked into seriously.
    • lol (26/11/2019, 12:44) Like (6) Dislike (2) Reply
      The 4th, she doesn't even visit up Belle vue....there's a road that leads from the main road down the hill that cuts out by the Day Care with the yellow wall before you reach down Joyce Samuel Primary School and its blocked by a old bus and a piece of blue Nissan car. Why are they allowed to block a public road, could it be because they are her friends/voters?
      • Boopsie Hogface (26/11/2019, 18:31) Like (2) Dislike (7) Reply
        We park where we want. Alvera all the way when election come and yall know wah gud fuh ayo, yall gon vote fuh she
      • lol (26/11/2019, 22:21) Like (1) Dislike (1) Reply
        thats private property why dont u come move them or identify yourself on here
      • Just saying (27/11/2019, 04:49) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
        Wait wasnt these vehicles there before Alvera got in power? The later Omar hodge was the rep for how many years? What he left u with? How much did u manage to save from the envelopes he use to hand out? Good thing the house and wall was there before... if the road is block how the people how live down there been passing all these years? I think u need to go block your mother door to slow down the traffic that passes through....
  • Post turtle (26/11/2019, 11:11) Like (39) Dislike (1) Reply
    An old farmer was getting his hand stitched up after an accident at his cattle farm.

    He and the doctor start into conversation, which leads into politics.

    The old farmer explained, "Well, as I see it, most politicians are 'Post Turtles'."

    Not being familiar with the term, the doctor asked what a 'post turtle' was. The old farmer explained as best he could, "When you're driving down a country road and you come across a fence post with a turtle on top, that's a 'post turtle.'

    The doctor remained puzzled. The farmer continued further.

    "You know he didn't get up there by himself, he doesn't belong up there, he doesn't know what to do while up there, he's elevated beyond his ability to function, and you just wonder what kind of dumb arse put him there to begin with."
    • Post turtle (26/11/2019, 11:35) Like (10) Dislike (0) Reply
      This one made my day - Lolll.

      Even the doc supposedly more educated than the farmer didn't know what a post turtle was and to be truthful I didn't know either. Just goes to show that at times the uneducated are more educated than the educated
    • Lord Hawk (26/11/2019, 13:59) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
      @ post turtle, lol, lol, lmao, this one steal the cake, lord where you got this one from. Lol
    • To Post Turtle (26/11/2019, 15:55) Like (3) Dislike (0) Reply
      I was so intrigued I had to continued reading. When I reached the end I couldn't stop laughing.

      Thanks for this.
    • dead (27/11/2019, 21:30) Like (1) Dislike (0) Reply
      Had me laughing all day. This needs to become a VI saying.
  • Disinterested (26/11/2019, 11:19) Like (13) Dislike (0) Reply
    Sitting in an office with executive looking furniture does not mean that one is working. This is photo op and says nada; neither proving nor disproving that work is being done. Work should speak for itself with results, outcomes....etc. This is pure nonsense and a Brer Nansi story. Go do the people wuk.
  • Hmph (26/11/2019, 12:16) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    Why the h*ll is this news? She childish AF
  • Hmmmm (26/11/2019, 12:21) Like (2) Dislike (1) Reply
    She is worker that loves people who NDP oppressed. My one regret/ disappointment is that she didn't cross the floor and joined VIP. When NDP was in Kaos
    • Talk n all (27/11/2019, 04:41) Like (1) Dislike (3) Reply
      In less than a year VIP in kaos I hope they last the full term together..... wait until Hon.Sharie Decastro get back on island only then the fire will blaze.. The people that voted for Hon.Shereen is just a waste you see that lady look like she has any qualities in her as a politician? I hate that woman from the time she sang the song "Jack ass" which was degrading our late "Ralph T" she will never walk the path of this great man may his soul rest in peace......
  • Do U C (26/11/2019, 13:45) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    Do you see how the media gets all up in your --- once you are supposed to be a person of public interest? Even your social media pages they searching for news. But not them alone. I see who watching me tooooooooooo - there is tech for that ....
  • flUffy (26/11/2019, 14:07) Like (4) Dislike (2) Reply
    Honestly !!! There are way more pressing issues in this country!! the dam fire down on the hill suffocating the folks , no water in Towers for days(or when the operators see fit).BUT YOU FOLKS FIND A SLOW NEWS DAY TO WORRY IF AN ELECTED OFFICIAL (WHO YOU VOTED INTO OFFICE )WORKS???REALLY!!COME ON NOW FOLKS LETS GET IT TOGETHER!!
    • Jerry (26/11/2019, 14:21) Like (3) Dislike (2) Reply
      @ fluffy, you see how you come on here making your comments and your point known, well it’s the same way all the others who posting things including me have a right to make come here and make our post. So for God in Heaven sake, go si down
  • mischief (26/11/2019, 16:10) Like (0) Dislike (1) Reply
    lol, VINO youall need to stop your never ending wickedness.
  • Jessica Jones (27/11/2019, 13:34) Like (4) Dislike (0) Reply
    Alvera, sitting to a desk doesn't mean you ate working. You could be on facebook posting childish bull piss as usual.

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