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August 31st, 2022
Legislators recall life of late Emmett C. Caines

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Legislators of the Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly, yesterday, August 30, 2022, paid tribute and offered condolences on the passing of Mr Emmett C. Caines, the husband of Sixth District Representative and Junior Minister of Tourism, Hon Alvera Madura Caines (R6).

May 30th, 2022
Events & contestants revealed for Jr Tourism Week

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The BVI Tourist Board and Film Commission (BVITB &FC), as part of the newly introduced Junior Tourism Week in mid-June 2022, will be bringing together three separate events that all celebrate the involvement and importance of youth within the tourism industry.

February 28th, 2022
Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines is Acting Education Minister

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- There are now three female Ministers of Government in the Virgin Islands, with Sixth District Representative Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines currently performing duties as Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture.

April 27th, 2021
Omar Hodge Fisherman's Wharf & Park officially opens

BAUGHERS BAY, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands yesterday, April 26, 2021, paid homage to the late former Sixth District Representative Omar W. Hodge, who served for 32 years as a legislator and positively impacted the lives of many locals and expatriates, when the Baughers Bay Fisherman’s Wharf and Park was dedicated and named after him.

February 1st, 2021
Fisherman’s wharf in Baughers Bay to be named after late Omar W. Hodge

CAPPOON'S BAY, Tortola, VI- Representative for the Sixth Electoral District Honourable Alvera Maduro Caines said the much talked about Fisherman’s Wharf in Baughers Bay is nearing completion and, when complete, will be named in honour of the late Omar W. Hodge.

January 15th, 2021
‘Do not call me nigger’ - Hon Maduro-Caines

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Sixth District representative in the Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly (HoA), Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines has called out the social use of the word ‘nigger’ and its alternative spellings, urging black Virgin Islanders to desist from using the words.

December 23rd, 2020
PHOTO of the Day: Premier takes ‘Christmas Spirit’ on VI excursion

VALLEY, Virgin Gorda, VI – Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) is certainly not letting the presence of COVID-19 in the Virgin Islands (VI) dampen his spirit regarding the festive season.

December 14th, 2020
VI has ‘the most vicious audience in the world’- Karia J. Christopher

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Local talk show host Karia J. Christopher, during a recent episode of her ‘Real Talk’ television show, described the Virgin Islands as having the ‘most vicious audience’ in the world.

October 5th, 2020
Businesses using pandemic to make 'slaves of our people'– Hon Maduro-Caines

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI – Sixth District Representative in the Virgin Islands (VI) House of Assembly (HoA), Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6) says some businesses have now started to use the COVID-19 pandemic to take advantage of their workers.

October 3rd, 2020
No Excuse! ‘If you are working, pay your rent’ – Hon Maduro-Caines

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Sixth District Representative in the Virgin Islands (VI), House of Assembly (HoA), Hon Alvera Maduro-Caines (R6) has called on persons to continue paying their rent amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, if they are still employed.

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