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Archive for May, 2022


‘BVI has to move on’, Fraser says

Third District Representative and member of the political Opposition, Julian Fraser, said the BVI must move on from the international fiasco caused by the arrest of Premier Andrew Fahie in the United States late last week. “As recently as four […]

by / on May 2, 2022 at 7:45 AM /
From left: Opposition Leader Julian Fraser with Health Minister Marlon Penn and Labour Minister Melvin 'Mitch' Turnbull of the National Unity Government

Opposition denounces Premier’s alleged actions, urges gov’t to follow suit

Members of the parliamentary Opposition today denounced the alleged actions that led to Premier Andrew Fahie’s arrest late last week for drug trafficking and money laundering. They also urged that members of the government come out to denounce his actions […]

by / on May 1, 2022 at 4:47 PM /
Bishop John Cline

Bishop Cline organises protest against UK direct rule

Following news that the Commission of Inquiry recommended that the United Kingdom (through the governor) assume direct rule over the territory for at least two years, prominent local clergyman Bishop John Cline organised a protest against any such action. The […]

by / on May 1, 2022 at 12:54 PM /
Vehicular crash happens outside hospital in Road Town

Vehicular crash happens outside hospital in Road Town

A vehicular accident has happened outside the Dr D Orlando Smith Hospital in Road Town. When our news centre arrived on the scene Sunday morning, a blue SUV was seen parked in the middle of the road with major damage […]

by / on May 1, 2022 at 12:50 PM /
Seventh District Representative Dr Natalio Wheatley.

VIP seeks Fahie’s resignation! Party backs Wheatley for premiership

Steps are being taken to have a new BVI Premier substantively appointed; and elected members of the governing Virgin Islands Party (VIP) have all thrown their support behind Deputy Premier, Dr Natalio Wheatley. Dr Wheatley made that announcement Saturday night, […]

by / on May 1, 2022 at 2:13 AM /