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April 18th, 2024
Some artistes for 70th Emancipation Festival will be announced next week- Dirk L. Walters

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- As the public eagerly awaits the names of the artistes to perform at the Virgin Islands’ 70th Emancipation Festival, Events Manager at the BVI Tourist Board Mr Dirk L. Walters has said BVITB hopes to disclose some of the artistes by next week Friday.

February 5th, 2024
Donelle Smith is the VI’s 1st Grammy Award winner

LOS ANGELES, California, USA- “Dreams manifest when you want them to.” Those are the words of [British] Virgin Islands musician Donelle Smith aka 'Phyzic', following after winning a Grammy Award last night, Sunday, February 4, 2024.

December 8th, 2023
‘I never dealt’ with Coach Dag’s death until this year- Kyron A. McMaster

ORLANDO Florida, USA- In what could be described as a tell-all interview, 2023 World Track and Field Championships silver medallist in the Men’s 400M Hurdles Kyron A. McMaster of the [British] Virgin Islands (VI) revealed that he never dealt with the death of his coach Xavier Samuels aka ‘Dag’ in 2017 until this year, 2023.

October 25th, 2023
‘The issue of water woes is multifaceted’- Fmr W&SD Director Willock

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- Appearing on the International Morning Braff Show on Tola Radio 100.5 FM on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, with Floyd Burnett aka ‘Heritage’ and controversial talk show host Cindy Rosan, former Director of the Water and Sewerage Department (W&SD) Julian Willock has weighed in on the water woes affecting the territory.

May 2nd, 2023
Another election would’ve been likely had parties failed to form a majority- Gov Rankin

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Governor John J. Rankin, CMG has stated that a fresh election would have been considered if political parties had failed to form a majority government, following the general election of April 24, 2023.

April 28th, 2023
Premier Wheatley says Opposition Members welcomed to join his team

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Emphasising that the Virgin Islands Party (VIP) is an inclusive government, Premier Dr the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley (R7) has indicated that members of the Opposition are welcomed to join his new team.

April 27th, 2023
Hon Smith 'stepped up to the plate when the country needed her'- Premier Wheatley

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- “Had we not formed the government we would have faced a crisis and the governor would have had to step in and either appoint a premier and a government, which I don’t think anyone really wants to happen.

January 3rd, 2023
Premier Wheatley tells USVI ‘there will be an election’ in VI but gives no date

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, St Thomas, USVI- The [British] Virgin Islands has entered into an election year and although it is constitutionally due at the end of May 2023, the electorate remains in a state of suspense as a definite date is yet to be announced by Leader of the National Unity Government Premier and Minister of Finance Dr the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley (R7).

October 25th, 2022
Ex Speaker Willock contemplating contesting next elections

SEA COWS BAY, Tortola, VI- Former Speaker of the Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly (HoA) Mr Julian Willock has said many in the territory have been asking him to vie for political office and he is now contemplating same.

October 20th, 2021
Police make cocaine seizure on Tortola

EAST END, Tortola, VI- The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force (RVIPF) has announced it seized a significant amount of cocaine on Tortola yesterday, October 19, 2021.

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