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June 13th, 2022
Much speculation on identity of ‘Government Official 1’ - Gov Rankin

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Governor John J. Rankin, CMG says there is much speculation on the identity of an allegedly corrupt official named as ‘Government Official 1’ who was referenced in the US Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) investigation that led to the arrest of Ex-Premier Andrew A. Fahie (R1) in Miami, Florida on April 28, 2022.

June 13th, 2022
7 of 8 serious collisions in 2022 are scooter-related- RVIPF

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – The Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has pointed out the alarming rate of accidents and serious injuries involving motor scooters in the territory’s roadways and has said not enough care and attention are being exercised by riders.

June 12th, 2022
KATS launches free basic boating summer camp

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Kids and the Sea (KATS), with the support of Unite BVI’s Unite for the Sea’s programme and H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC), will be hosting one-week summer camp programmes for youths of ages 10 through 16 at HLSCC Center for Applied Marine Studies and at various other venues on Tortola.

June 11th, 2022
Judge only trials coming; Constitutional Review Committee tossed out in VI!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - While many in the Coalition Government of Premier Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley (R7) will not admit that the Virgin Islands (VI) is under direct rule with the appointed Governor John J. Rankin as the ‘strong man’, more and more evidence has emerged.

June 11th, 2022
Hector Cruz Jr & Luce D. Hodge-Smith voted Mr & Ms NPO

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Volunteer Konect celebrated its 3rd Annual Volunteer Week in the Virgin Islands from June 1-7, 2022, and as part of this year’s celebration, the organization hosted its first-ever Mr. and Ms. Non-Profit Organisation (NPO) contest with Hector Cruz Jr & Luce D. Hodge-Smith waking away title winners.

June 11th, 2022
VI marked World Environment Day with Sea Grape planting

LONG BAY BEACH, Beef Island, VI – The Virgin Islands marked World Environment Day, June 5, 2022, with a tree planting exercise of Sea Grape seedlings at the Long Bay Beach Beef Island.

June 10th, 2022
Cabinet accepts tender board recommendations for Election Systems & Software

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – With 'elections season' fast approaching, the Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has reviewed and accepted recommendations for the awarding of contracts for Elections Systems and Software.

June 9th, 2022
Scooter rider injured in accident with car near Sunday Morning Well

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The rider of a motor scooter has been injured in an accident with a rental vehicle in the area of the Sunday Morning Well in Road Town, Tortola.

June 9th, 2022
'They are carving out the hillside’– Hon Fraser on incinerator woes

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI- Senior Legislator in the Virgin Islands House of Assembly (HoA) Hon Julian Fraser RA (R3) has complained that he is not being made preview to plans at the Pockwood Pond incinerator, an area he says falls within his district.

June 8th, 2022
Unity Gov’t 'welcomes' UK agreement with final proposal on reform- Premier Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Calling today, June 8, 2022, an important step in efforts to reform and renew the democracy of the Virgin Islands to build a better territory, Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr the Hon Natalio D. Wheatley (R7) says he welcomes the United Kingdom (UK) agreement with the Unity Government's proposal on the way forward for the implementation of 28 recommendations in the Commission of Inquiry (CoI) report.

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