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Monday, January 27, 2020

Post Cabinet Briefing for Jan. 20 and 22

The following matters were discussed and decisions taken during formal meetings of the Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris on...

Nat. Football Team Player 1st Murder of 2020

Kennedy Isles murdered   by Loshaun Dixon A national team footballer is the first homicide victim of 2020. Dead is 28 year old Kennedy Isles of Sand...

Craddock Road Rehabilitation Project to Recommence Monday

Dr. Ernie Stapleton, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Communications and Works, seeks the public’s patience and cooperation as the Craddock Road Rehabilitation Project...

Refurbishment works to commence on Lower Happy Hill Drive this weekend

Rehabilitation work will commence on Lower Happy Hill Drive Sunday on 208 feet of roadway spanning from the Island Main Road intersection heading westwards to...

NEVLEC announces planned power outage Sunday

The Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) announced an interruption to the electricity supply on the Gingerland Feeder Sunday from 3-6 a.m. which will affect customers...

St. Kitts Lions Club honours Richard Caines, University of the West...

St. Kitts (Basseterre) Lions Club President M.s Charmaine Pemberton, accompanied by past president Ms. Adora Warner, presented a plaque to Mr. Richard Caines, and...

Government Lays Financial Statements in the House

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister responsible for Education and Culture, the Honourable Shawn Richards, laid several financial statements for the St. Kitts and Nevis...

Pensioners in St. Kitts and Nevis Receive Increase in Social Security...

Pensioners in St. Kitts and Nevis will see an increase in benefits this month when they collect their Social Security cheques, Senior Minister and...

Commissioner of Corrections: Inmates’ Basic Human Rights and Dignity Come First

Inmates of Her Majesty’s Prison (HMP) who are convicted by a court of law automatically lose some liberties as prescribed by the Prison Act,...

Deputy PM: Virtual Assets Bill to Safeguard Against Criminal Activity

Deputy Prime Minister the Honourable Shawn Richards said the regulation of virtual assets will prevent acts such as theft, fraud, money laundering, Ponzi schemes...

NASPA Temporarily Suspends Charlestown Tender Pier Refurbishment Due to High Seas

The Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority (NASPA) said Thursday a decision was taken to suspend the refurbishment of the Charlestown tender pier to...

Peacekeeper Sex Abuse Continues to Go Unpunished

ccess to Justice The widespread and enduring problem of sexual exploitation and abuse by peacekeepers has been well documented over recent years. Many of the...

Nevis Oppositon Leader Blasts Brantley Over Pompeo Meeting

Nevis’ opposition party NRP has strongly criticized Foreign Minister Premier Mark Brantley for attending Wednesday’s roundtable meeting with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

Virtual Assets Bill, 2020 Passed to Facilitate a Cashless Society

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris introduced the Virtual Assets Bill, 2020, a Bill that will help to facilitate...

Minister Brantley Takes Part in Ministerial Meeting between Caribbean Leaders and Secretary...

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Aviation, the Honourable Mark Brantley is currently in Jamaica for a U.S.-Caribbean Ministerial Dialogue, a Policy Discussion on U.S.-...

Department of Agriculture to Conduct Testing Programme for Dermatophilosis

The Department of Agriculture in St. Kitts will coordinate an island-wide testing programme for farmers whose animals have been affected with Dermatophilosis free of...

S.T.E.P. mourns passing of Director Wendell Wattley 

Management, staff and participants at the Skills Training Empowerment Programme (STEP) are mourning the death of Director Mr. Wendell Wattley in the early hours...

Social Security Board Continues to Play Vital Role in Housing Programme

The investment by the St. Christopher and Nevis Social Security Board into the Unity Housing Solutions Programme continues to pay off, Chairman of the...

Minister Hamilton: Government Continues to Provide Opportunities to ‘Climb to the...

The government continues to ensure the people of St. Kitts and Nevis have the opportunity to benefit from and build on opportunities, the Honourable...

Government allocates $300K to Aid Treatment of Dermatophilosis

The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, in its efforts to control Dermatophilosis (Derma) in animals, has allocated $300,000 to the Ministry of Agriculture...

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