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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

NIA announces National Day of Prayer and Thanksgiving

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The following is an announcement from the Premier’s Ministry in the Nevis Island Administration regarding a National Day of Prayer and...

Nevis Water Department announces one-day closure

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The following is a notice from the Nevis Water Department in the Nevis Island Administration. The Nevis Water Department will be...

Corona Latest: Deaths-UK 104,000; US 431,000; Brazil-217,700

The data from the UK's national statisticians show there have been nearly 104,000 deaths since the pandemic began, the highest in Europe. The figures, which...

National Day of Prayer to be held Jan. 28 at Antioch...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis has designated Thursday January 28, 2021, as a National Day of Prayer to...

Basketball City sports a new look due to upkeep project

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Basketball City in Basseterre is sporting a new look thanks to an expanded upkeep project implemented by the Department of...

Police investigating circumstances of infant’s death

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Police are investigating the death of a six-month old infant who died on Friday, January 22. The Police visited...

WHO signs global initiative for COVAX-19 vaccines for all countries

GENEVA -- COVAX, the global initiative to ensure rapid and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines for all countries, regardless of income level, has...

Federation recognises 2021, ‘UN International Year for the Elimination of Child...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Federation recognizes 2021 as the United Nations designated year for the International Year for the Elimination of Child Labour. ...

Prime Minister Dr. Harris extends congratulations to President Biden, Vice President...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, has joined other Caribbean and world leaders in...

Police warn cannabis smokers, no lighting up of ‘spiff’ in public...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Cannabis “spliff” smokers in St. Kitts and Nevis are being strongly cautioned to strictly follow the law of the land...

Alexandra Hospital launches Ambulance Services designated emergency number

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Persons wishing to access the Ambulance Service at the Alexandra Hospital on Government Road, now have a designated number to do...

Residents requested to keep St. Kitts and Nevis denegue-free

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- St. Kitts and Nevis’ Chief Medical Officer Dr. Hazel Laws has called on residents to be vigilant in eliminating any...

Ministry of Health urges: Stay calm, safe as influenza season pick’s...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Health authorities in St. Kitts and Nevis are noting a gradual increase in persons exhibiting flu-like symptoms. Chief Medical Officer...

Levon ‘Mackie’ Tross calls for greater respect, education for Nevis farmers

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- McLevon 'Mackie' Tross, one of the island’s leading farmers in the use of greenhouse technology on Nevis, has underscored the need...

Alexandra Hospital surgical team praised for saving shark attack victim

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The surgical team at the Alexandra Hospital is being congratulated for life-saving surgery on a shark attack victim by doctors in...

‘De Strip‘ Beach nourishment, enhancement project underway at Frigate Bay

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – A beach nourishment project to enhance the beauty of ‘de strip,’ located in the Frigate Bay area has been embarked...

Biden Takes Oath as 46th President, Vows to Unite the Divided...

Joe Biden was sworn in on Wednesday as the 46th president of the United States, capping a winding political career and marking the beginning...

Post-Cabinet briefing for Monday, January 18

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Team Unity Cabinet of Ministers met on Monday, January 18, 2021, at the Ministry of Finance Conference Room, under...

Caribbean Development Bank elects Dr. Gene Leon president

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Dr. Hyginius ‘Gene’ Leon has been elected president of the Caribbean Development Bank by the institution’s board of governors. He will...

Commissioner of Police thankful to Cabinet, people of St. Kitts and...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Commissioner of Police, Hilroy Brandy, expressed heartfelt appreciation to the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis for supporting...

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