ONE PERSON ARRESTED FOLLOWING YESTERDAY’S DEADLY BOATING ACCIDENT WHICH HAS CLAIMED THE LIFE OF ONE MALE

One person has been arrested following a fatal boat accident which resulted in the death of one man late yesterday evening. This was confirmed by the Royal Virgin Islands Police Force which told our news station that all persons were accounted for, however three other persons are at the Dr. D Orlando Smith Hospital receiving … Continued

GOV’T LIFTS TERITTORY-WIDE CURFEW AND GATHERING RESTRICTIONS FOR ALL OCCASIONS EXCEPT EVENTS

The government of the Virgin Islands has removed the territory-wide curfew order and has lifted the previous limited gathering number for all occasions except for events. This was revealed in a government commissioned bulletin which confirmed that the Order removing the restrictions was published in the government’s official Gazette today October 15. The release stated … Continued

CCTV FOOTAGE AND CELL PHONE EVIDENCE LINKS THE FOUR MURDER ACCUSED TO MATTHEW DALY’S DEATH – MURDER FOR HIRE REVEALED

The four-murder accused in the homicide of the late Matthew Daly is linked by CCTV Camera footage and cell phone evidence as court hears it was a murder for hire hit involving the four men. This was revealed when the four accused which include Edward Crook, Dejshon Benjamin, Micah Ormond and K’Vawn Choucoutou appeared before … Continued

DISTRICT 7 RESIDENT RECEIVED KEYS TO NEWLY BUILT HOME FROM HOUSING RECOVERY ASSISTANCE PROGRAMME

Seventh District resident Andrew Angus Penn received the keys to a newly built home as part of the Housing Recovery Assistance Programme. The keys were presented by Minister for Health and Social Development Carvin Malone, Seventh District Representative and Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture Dr. Natalio Wheatley, along with the Housing … Continued

FISHING MASTERS WITH 2020 & 2021 LICENSES URGED TO SUBMIT CATCH DATASHEETS TO AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT URGENTLY

Fishing masters who received fishing licenses for 2020 and 2021 and have not yet submitted their catch logbooks or datasheets to the Department of Agriculture and Fisheries are being urged to do so as soon as possible. This was the message relayed in a government commissioned media release on Thursday October 15, which appealed to … Continued

THE BVIBF STANDS FIRM WITH THEIR DECISION TO AWARD JR SKILLFUL BALLERS THE 2021 JUNIOR CHAMPIONS – BELIEVES A GRUDGE MATCH FOR BRAGGING RIGHTS SHOULD BE HAD

The BVI Basketball Federation is standing firm with their recent decision to award Jr Skillful Ballers as the junior 2021 District League Champions following the controversial decision by Jr VG Bayside Blazers to forfeit last Saturday night’s final. This was confirmed by President of the Federation Dereck Varlack during a specially held press conference on … Continued

“WE’RE READY” EXPRESSES PREMIER FAHIE AS THE TERRITORY WELCOMES THE RETURN OF CRUISE VESSELS TODAY OCTOBER 13

Premier Andrew Fahie has made it clear to persons both local and abroad that the British Virgin Islands is ready ahead of the resumption of cruise vessels which recommences calls to the territory today Wednesday October 13. Premier Fahie made the comments during a specially held ceremony at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park … Continued

JR VG BAYSIDE BLAZERS MANAGEMENT SAYS THE GAME WAS ABANDONED AND NOT FORFEITED AND CALLS FOR A RESCHEDULING OF THE FINAL TO DETERMINE THE TRUE CHAMPIONS OF THE BBALL COMPETITION

The management of the Jr VG Bayside Blazers basketball team are standing firm by their decision to abandon last Saturday’s game and have called for the BVI Basketball Federation to do the right thing and reschedule a finals date. Speaking to 284 News during a recent interview, Speaker of the House of Assembly Julian Willock … Continued