SHEA ALEXANDER APPOINTED MINISTERIAL SPECIAL ADVISER

In an official release from the Government Information Services of the Virgin Islands, it has been announced that the Government of the Virgin Islands has appointed Mr. Shea Alexander to serve as the Ministerial Special Adviser, effective April 21, 2022. The adviser’s main responsibility is to provide support to the Junior Minister for Trade, Economic … Continued

AKEEM DURRANT CHARGED WITH THE MURDER OF COREY BUTLER

Belle Vue resident Akeem Durrant has been charged with the murder of Corey Butler. The Royal Virgin Islands Police Force gave the confirmation in a media release on Friday which revealed that Durrant has also been slapped with further drug and robbery charges. The police said, “In addition to murder, Durrant was also charged with … Continued

CREQUE AWARDED VALEDICTORIAN AS 137 GRADUATE FROM ESHS WITH 79 RECEIVING HONOURS

Some 137 students graduated from the Elmore Stoutt High School on Thursday with 4 receiving high honours and 75 meeting the criteria to receive honours. The top 10 students receiving honours included six females and four males. Christina Creque received the valedictorian honour while Caliyah Charles was the salutatorian. The other top 10 honourees included … Continued

CTL PARTNERS WITH NATIONAL JUNIOR AND SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

The BVI Athletics Association (BVIAA) held its National Junior and Senior Championships over the weekend June 18th 2022 at the A.O. Shirley Grounds; see attached full details of results. Prior to start of the event, David Thomas – Chief Operations Officer and Nekita Turnbull – Marketing Manager of Clarence Thomas Limited (CTL) presented a donation … Continued

VIRGIN ISLANDS PREMIER AFFIRMS RENEWED APPROACH TO TOURISM

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has affirmed a renewed partnership with Virgin Islands’ tourism stakeholders. Premier Wheatley, who is also the Territory’s tourism minister, told industry representatives at a meeting last Friday that the renewed partnership will be reflected in the composition of the new tourist board, which will … Continued

HON. RYMER PLEDGES SUPPORT TO TELECOMS SECTOR

Deputy Premier and Minister for Communications and Works, Honourable Kye M. Rymer, has pledged his support as Minister to the continued improvement of the Telecommunications sector in the Virgin Islands. Honourable Rymer was addressing celebrations to observe World Telecommunication and Information Society Day 2022, at the Noel Lloyd Positive Action Movement Park last week. The … Continued