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Thursday, November 15, 2018

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...

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…

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

The Law: Perjury Carries Serious Consequences

Bt Stanford Conway The Observer In our last discussion of Perjury, we dealt primarily with inconsistent or contradictory statements and also with some of the terms...

From the Supervisor of Elections…

by Elvin Bailey January 31st is a special date in the electoral calendar of the Federation.  It is the day set in law, by which...

Trott Talk – Growing Up

When I was a toddler I wanted to grow up to be big like daddy. Eventually I did, and became even bigger in physical...

On The Corner: What do you think of the Zambo scenario?

The big news around town is the extradition case of Noel “Zambo” Heath and Glenroy “Bobo” Matthew. The Observer went out and asked people...

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...

President Obama and the War On Terror.

by Ewin James. William Tecumseh Sherman, a General in the Union Army in the American Civil war said that war is hell. This means that...

As Popularity of Citizenship-By-Investment Grows, Tighter Vetting by Some Countries Should...

By Lanny J. Davis A U.S. passport is a deeply polarizing document for travelers. With the tensions abroad, holding a U.S. passport can put a...

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...

Who’s Responsible For Evil?

By Rev. Canon Dr. Alson B. H. Percival Ph.D. “Evil is the pursuance of that which harms oneself and others. It is that which...

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...

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...

Tourism Dollars: Sweeter Thansugar…… For Developers

by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan I love our country. And I’ve spent a great portion of my life promoting it and singing its praises, both at home...

From the Supervisor of Elections….

In the Federation, there is a system of continuous registration. That is, any eligible person at any given time can apply to become registered...

Runako Morton takes it to the Kiwis

By Clinton Swanston Memories of the steel piercing look in Runako's eyes in December 2004 when he promised to make Nevisians proud, brought tears of...

Constance Baker Motley: A Woman Of Substance

By James Gaskell Even in England it is hard to leave Nevis behind. My son at Leeds University is trying to make contact with...

An imaginary inerview

By James Gaskell In my article printed on December 2nd 2005 I extended the offer of an interview with me to anyone putting himself or...

The Nevis-Taiwan Connection: Why The Disparate Treatment?

By Everson W. Hull, Ph.D. Econ. Last week’s commentary page of the Democrat newspaper issued a scathing criticism of the President of Taiwan’s visit to St....

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