HIREBVI CONTINUES TO GIVE BACK TO THE BVI COMMUNITY

On December 1, 2020 HireBVI announced the launch of its virtual Charity Drive, “C is for Christmas; C is for Charity Drive”. Donors and supporters were encouraged to donate to the cause through HireBVI’s website or office located on the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park. In December 2019, HireBVI donated over $1000 worth of food supplies to the … Continued

GOV. JASPERT LAUNCHES NEW COMMISSION OF INQUIRY TO INVESTIGATE ALLEGATIONS OF CORRUPTION IN THE BVI

The Governor of the Virgin Islands, His Excellency Augustus J.U. Jaspert announced that a Commission of Inquiry will be established in the BVI. The Commission of Inquiry will be issued in accordance with the BVI’s Commissions of Inquiry Act. The Commission of Inquiry will be a body that can look impartially into matters of public … Continued

OPINION: THE COVID-19 VACCINE BY DR. KEDRICK PICKERING

The British Virgin Islands should aim to be one of the first countries in the Caribbean region to be fully vaccinated from the Covid 19 virus. Our small population and being an overseas territory of the United Kingdom gives us an advantage we should readily embrace. This ought to be an individual responsibility that ultimately … Continued

TRUMP: FIRST PRESIDENT IN U.S. HISTORY TO BE IMPEACHED TWICE!

President Trump is the first president in U.S.A. history to be impeached twice. The House of Representatives passed an article charging President Donald Trump with “incitement of insurrection” for his role in last week’s deadly Capitol attack. Trump will most likely stay in office and finish out his term because it takes a Senate conviction to remove him from … Continued

FIRST TWO CAPITOL RIOT INDICTMENTS FILED AGAINST TWO MEN

(CNN) – The Justice Department on Tuesday filed its first federal grand jury indictments against two defendants linked to the Capitol riot, including against an Alabama man alleged to have parked a truck filled with homemade bombs, guns and ammo two blocks from the Capitol.  Both men were arrested last week and their criminal allegations were made … Continued

ERICA SMITH-PENN SIGNS OATH AND READY FOR DUTY AS COMPLAINTS COMMISSIONER

Newly appointed, Complaints Commissioner, Mrs. Erica R. Smith-Penn signed her Oath of Confidentiality in the presence of the Acting Governor, Mr. David Archer. Mrs. Smith-Penn is now ready to execute her role and serve the people of the Virgin Islands. Deputy Governor Archer, confirmed the signing of the Oath of Confidentiality via facebook post published … Continued

RICHARD BRANSON LOSES HIS MOTHER TO COVID-19

(CNN) – Eve Branson, mother of Richard Branson, the billionaire founder of the Virgin Group, has died of coronavirus, her son announced Monday. In a blog post announcing the death, Branson said that his mother “held on for one last victory, managing to fight off the virus, but had expended all of her energy in the process.” She … Continued