OPPOSITION WINS ANGUILLA’S GENERAL ELECTIONS

Source: CNW The main opposition Anguilla Progressive Movement (APM) has won Monday’s general election in this British Overseas Territory, winning seven of the 11 seats, according to the preliminary results released. Among the causalities is Premier Victor Banks, whose Anguilla United Front’s (AUF’s), won four seats. Banks, 72, was defeated by 27 year-old Dianne Kentish … Continued

BIDEN NOTCHES 3 MORE VICTORIES; SANDERS REASSESSING CAMPAIGN

WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — Joe Biden swept to victory in Florida, Illinois and Arizona, increasingly pulling away with a Democratic presidential primary upended by the coronavirus and building pressure on Bernie Sanders to abandon his campaign. On Wednesday, Sanders’ campaign manager said Sanders “is going to be having conversations with supporters to assess his campaign.” … Continued

HONORABLE DR. NATALIO D. WHEATLEY CONDUCTS EDUCATIONAL TOUR IN UK.

Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley, is said to have had a successful tour of  several educational institutions in Hertfordshire and Essex Counties in the United Kingdom. The Minister met with Hertfordshire education officials and head teachers while touring three foundational institutions in Hertfordshire last month … Continued

REQUESTS FOR SUPPLIES AND EQUIPMENT GRANTED BY HON. NEVILLE SMITH

Two local institutions in the Virgin Islands were gifted with gardening equipment and supplies as a result of their similar requests to an Honourable Member. On Monday, February 17, Deputy Speaker of the House of Assembly, Honourable Neville A. Smith, accompanied by Minister for Natural Resources, Labour and Immigration, Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley visited the … Continued

DOES POST-BREXIT BRITAIN SEE CARIBBEAN, ATLANTIC AND OTHER TERRITORIES AS ONLY TOOLS OF GLOBAL INFLUENCE? TIME FOR A NEW UK-OTS AGENDA

By Benito Wheatley 12 February 2020  The Overseas Territories’ (OTs) place in post-Brexit Britain remains unclear as the United Kingdom (UK) begins life outside of the European Union (EU).  Since the Conservative Party’s landslide victory at the polls on 12 December 2019, a coherent UK-OTs agenda has not been articulated.  The absence of such an … Continued

IT’S DONE: TRUMP HAS BEEN ACQUITTED!

The Senate voted to acquit President Donald Trump on two articles of impeachment today, marking the inevitable and historic end to a bitterly fought, divisive impeachment trial that will reverberate into the 2020 election and shape Trump’s presidential legacy. But the final day of the Senate’s impeachment trial was not without suspense: Sen. Mitt Romney, … Continued

WICKHAM POLL SHOWS DR.HON.TIMOTHY HARRIS LED TEAM UNITY ADMINISTRATION HEAVILY FAVOURED TO WIN 2020 GENERAL ELECTIONS IN ST.KITTS-NEVIS

Times Caribbean Online St. Kitts and Nevis Press Release St Kitts and Nevis Political Opinion Survey The 5th anniversary of the date of the previous election falls on the 16 of February 2020 and while the 5th anniversary of the 1st sitting of the new government does not occur until May 16 there is already … Continued