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Saturday, February 24, 2018

ST. KITTS & NEVIS RECEIVE EC$12.5M

ST. KITTS & NEVIS RECEIVE EC$12.5M FROM THE EU AS PART OF SUGAR ADJUSTMENT SCHEME, ANOTHER EC$12.5M TO COME LATER THIS YEAR By Valencia Grant,...

PREVENTION AND CONTROL OF TUBERCULOSIS GUIDELINES LAUNCHED IN COMMEMORATION OF WORLD...

Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 24, 2016 (SKNIS): Dr. Retna Walwyn-Browne, Acting Director of Community Based Health Services, launched the guidelines for the prevention and...

PREMIER AMORY APPLAUDS REPEAL OF EARLY VOTING BILL

Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 24, 2016 (SKNIS): Premier of Nevis and Senior Minister in the Federal Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Honourable...

PRIME MINISTER HARRIS: EARLY VOTING CREATED LITTLE DEMAND AND LOTS OF...

By Valencia Grant, Press Secretary to the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis Release No. 6 of 2016 PRIME MINISTER HARRIS: EARLY VOTING CREATED...

BRAZIL BECOMES 28th MEMBER OF THE CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK

Brazil joins the Caribbean Development Bank (Bridgetown, March 18) The Federative Republic of Brazil is the newest member country of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB),...

Another young man disappears in St. Kitts

By Monique Washington The count for missing persons has increased with the latest being 22-year-old Devon ‘Gunny’ Jarvis of St. Kitts who was reported missing March...

SKNFA to do more educational programmes with clubs on drug use

By Staff Writer With no drug testing being conducted on footballers based in St. Kitts and Nevis, the local Football Association, the SKNFA will be...

Government moving to parliament to scrap Labour Administration’s ‘early voting’

Staff Writer The armed forces of the Federation will no longer permitted to vote early because of steps being taken by the Government of National...

Child rapist to serve 18 Years with hard labour

By LR Liburd St. Kitts-Nevis Observer Dwight Wilson of Phillip’s Village was on Thursday (Mar. 17) sentenced to 18 years imprisonment with hard labour following his...

Police struggle to find triggerman in Nevis shooting

By Monique Washington A week after a brazen gunman shot and killed 39-year-old Mark “Uncle” Williams the police are still struggling to make an...

“No one was acquitted!”

DPP to determine if officer will be charged By Monique Washington The charge of murder or the lesser charge of manslaughter may still await Constable Zaviel...

US students visit to assist federation’s service organizations; Focus on gang...

By Dave Kaiser Minimizing youth gang culture and bullying in St. Kitts and Nevis schools and neighborhoods will be the goal of nine students visiting...

Government reviewing report on sites for new Basseterre High School

Staff Writer Minister of Education, Hon. Shawn Richards has indicated that Cabinet is currently in receipt of a report from a governmental committee established...

Opposition blasts PM Harris on response to citizen’s request to see...

By LR Liburd St. Kitts-Nevis Observer Resultant of the response made by Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris to a question from a media representative during...

Government to do evaluation for construction of new prison

By Staff Writer Prime Minister Dr. The Hon. Timothy Harris says his administration has not yet evaluated the cost of building a new penitentiary. He...

Poor employment conditions and low wages found during investigation

The Government’s investigations into undocumented workers employed in the Federation’s labour market, recently unearthed poor employment conditions and meager salaries paid at a number...

ILO study: Majority of world’s domestic workers lack social security benefits

Minimum wage requirements exclude SKN domestic workers By Dave Kaiser Domestic workers encounter huge work deficits and a lack of social security coverage throughout the world...

International accounting firm conducting forensic audit of SIDF operations

By LR Liburd St. Kitts-Nevis Observer In response to what he claimed to be some citizens’ belief that the government is reluctant or slothful in...

Police Silent on Lapsy release

Police present lack of evidence in two murder chargers By Monique Washington After two separate murder charges, the police have once again failed to make any...

TYRELL WILLIAMS PRIMARY TRANSFORMS INTO A HUB FOR FUTURE CAREER PROFESSIONALS

Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 17, 2016 (SKNIS): The grounds of the Tyrell Williams Primary School in Old Road were transformed into a hub for future...

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