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Friday, October 19, 2018

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Why Register to Vote? Every five years, elections are constitutionally due in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis.  Whilst the government has established an...

Pain Has a Voice

Can you hear the silent cries? By Guest Author It is important to understand that pain has a voice and it speaks into the ears of...

How much do you actually know about Blood Donation?

Introduction: Blood donation is the process of drawing 450mL of whole blood from a healthy person for the purposes of transfusing blood products into a...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

After attaining the age of majority, I sat out my first election of 1984. It was a general election and candidate Swanston was unopposed....

From the Supervisor of Elections…

The last pre-independence general election took place in 1980. At that time, there were 9 constituencies, 7 in St Kitts and 2 in Nevis....

MY LORD’S GRACE – by Jessica Bardales

I have a terrible voice. It's a fact! I know by the way my children roll their eyes and try to help me to...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

The whole purpose of the Electoral exercise is for the voters to choose representatives from amongst the group of persons who offer themselves as...

Periscope

Three senior Labour Party ministers exited office and charged that theY found Former Prime Minister Denzil Douglas difficult to work with. First to leave was...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Constituency of St Christopher 1 is all that portion of the parish of St George, Basseterre, including the town of Basseterre, to the east of...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

I read an internet article about a woman in America who voted (twice)when she was ineligible to do so.  She was a green card...

The Importance of Co-Parenting; and How to make it work.

Becoming a parent is considered one of life’s most cheerful moments, one in which our hearts and minds are filled with love and endless...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Voting by persons who reside overseas is not unique to St Kitts-Nevis. An internet search shows that it happens in at least 14 countries.In...

From the Supervisor of Elections….

Anyone who is a citizen of the Federation 18 years or older and is ordinarily resident in the Federation is entitled to register as...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

The publication of the Annual Register of Voters renders every registrant to be a temporary claimant who is correctly registered.  As such, no one...

Are You A Fool?

Every week I am saddened at the sight of more broken cars.  Saddened because they need not have been mashed up – with just...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

We shared with you that the 2016/17 Register of Voters, before adjustments, contains 43,185 names amongst a population of about 45,000. By international standards, this...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

Most persons may not have known; but there was no publication of an Annual Register of Voters (ARV) in 2015. This is because the...

A Continent of Hope

By António Guterres Far too often, the world views Africa through the prism of problems.  When I look to Africa, I see a continent of...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

There are two opportunities afforded to the voting public to ensure the cleansing of the voters list. One of them occurs in February following...

THE MINISTER OF THE YEAR

It is not normal that we salute a Minister of Government here in the Federation.  We are forced though to recognise and analyse the...

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