Allister Williams Seconded to Sugar Mas 51

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Mr. Allister Williams, former chairman of Carnival, has joined the Sugar Mas 51 Secretariat as of October 3, 2022. Mr. Williams was seconded from the Ministry of Tourism, where he has served as Executive Director specializing in organizing the annual St Kitts Music Festival. The name Allister Williams has become indelibly imprinted on the growth […]

Prime Minister and Minister of Environment Meet with Disgruntled SWMC workers

Workers from the Solid Waste Management Agency (SWMC) met with Prime Minister Hon Dr Terrance Drew and Minister of Environment Hon Dr Joyelle Clarke late Wednesday afternoon to discuss the way forward for the Corporation. The workers pressed for a meeting so that they could table burning issues they deemed were unfit and unfair. Matters […]

Three-year-old killed by Pitbull

POLICE on Nevis are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a three-year-old boy who was mauled by a half-breed Pitbull yesterday (Oct. 5) at his Gingerland home. According to a media statement, police received a report sometime after 2:00 p.m. yesterday that a dog had attacked a child. Preliminary investigations revealed that the child […]

Post Cabinet briefing for Monday, October 03, 2022

Under the Chairmanship of the Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Honourable Dr. Terrance Drew, the Cabinet of Ministers met on Monday, October 03, 2022, to discuss significant matters of national interest and made several significant decisions to improve the well-being of the people. The following are the decisions taken: Approval has been […]

Police release details of stabbing-death victim

THE young woman who died following a stabbing incident in Central Street on Monday (Oct. 3), was identified by the police as 22-year-old Alisha Dunrod of Sprott Street, Basseterre. In a media statement, police had responded to the scene of the incident following an emergency call that was made to 911 sometime after 3:00 p.m. […]

Nevis Ministry of Health issues advisory

The following is a health advisory from the Ministry of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) concerning Hand Foot Mouth Disease. The Ministry of Health and Gender Affairs, Nevis has been informed of a few reported cases of Hand-Foot-Mouth Disease (HFMD). There is no need for panic or alarm. There is no need to […]

St. Kitts and Nevis stands with the OAS in its stance against inequality and discrimination

Minister of Foreign Affairs in the Federal Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas addressed the 52nd Regular Session of the General Assembly of the Organization of American States (OAS) on Thursday, October 06, 2022, under the theme ‘Together against Inequality and Discrimination.’ Minister Douglas told his OAS colleagues that […]

St. Kitts and Nevis’ National Carnival is beneficial to the tourism sector

Chair of the St. Kitts and Nevis National Carnival Committee, Shannon Hawley shed some insights on how the carnival season is beneficial to the tourism sector during her appearance at the National Carnival Media Briefing at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort on October 10. “Ultimately the goal is to ensure that beds are filled just […]

Second Form Geography Students Meet with Career Professionals

On Thursday 6 October, at least one hundred Second Form Geography students from each high school met with local professionals, whose careers are based on the subject of Geography. According to Acting Director of the Urban Development Unit, Rhon Boddie both public and private schools were targeted. He said, “The objective of the event is […]

UN official gives positive outlook for St. Kitts and Nevis, pledges continued assistance

Didier Trebucq, UN Resident Coordinator for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, said that there is “great potential in St. Kitts and Nevis” adding that the “future is looking very bright” given the expected economic rebound from the global health emergency. Mr. Didier visited the twin-island Federation from October 03-05, 2022, and assured that various agencies […]