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Floyd’s brother condemn violent protests: ‘My brother wasn’t about that’

(Source: ABC News) – George Floyd’s younger brother, Terrence, is asking for peace after his brother died in police custody. Terrence told ABC News he condemns the violent protests happening...

2020 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON Update -SVG MET OFFICE

Monday, June 1st marks the official start of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. The six-month long season ends on November 30th each year. However, the formation of tropical storms and hurricanes is...

World Bank Strengthens Grenada’s COVID-19 Response with US$2.5 Million

WASHINGTON, June 1, 2020 — Grenada will strengthen its response to the COVID-19 pandemic with US$2.5 million from the World Bank. The funds will be used to increase testing...

Post-Traumatic Slave Syndrome And African Liberation

By Jomo "Sanga" Thomas Last Monday was celebrated across the world as African Liberation Day. These days, very little is done here in SVG to mark this significant day, but...

Candle Light Vigil For Union Island Fire Victims

In the wake of the tragedy that befell Union Island on Tuesday May 19, 2020 when the UniGas Station exploded; several residents have organized a candle light vigil to...

R/Park youth Killed One Day After His 9th Birthday

Richland Park is in a state of shock as news relating the death of Jamarie Phillips, who hails from that farming community, were reported on Friday afternoon. A release from...

Winning Lotto Ticket Valued At $1,685,000.00 Bought In Sandy Bay

We at the National Lotteries Authority take this opportunity to remind all that there was a Lotto Jackpot winner from last night’s draw. There is a malicious post with poor...

LIAT Suspends Passenger Services For Another Month

LIAT‘s commercial passenger services will remain suspended until 30th June 2020, due to the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Chief Executive Officer, Mrs Julie Reifer-Jones reported that most of...

81 PRYME Grant Recipients Awarded

The inaugural Promotion of Youth Microenterprises (PYRME) grants were awarded last week Tuesday. Some 81 persons spanning over 50 villages across St. Vincent and the Grenadines received financial support...

Greaves Loses Thousands – Employee Charged

Keswert Slater, a 39-year-old male employed with C.K. Greaves and Company Ltd as a Customs Broker, has been charged with the theft of over EC$63,000 from the Company. The Clare...

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Nevis Premier takes 100 percent salary cut

Premier of Nevis, Mark Brantley, in an unprecedented show of solidarity with the people of Nevis impacted by loss of income owing...

ANtigua Carnival 2020 Cancelled

National Festivals Minister, the Hon. Daryll S. Matthew on Sunday announced that Antigua’s premier Summer festival, Carnival 2020...

NO NEW COVID-19 CASES IN SVG

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment wishes to inform the general public that based on results received from the Public Health Lab...