The Ministry of Health is continuing to seek ways to improve this country’s Disease Surveillance Capacity. In light of this, Several Public Health Practitioners in the field of Epidemiology are involved in a three-month Training program organized jointly by the Caribbean Public Health Agency CARPHA, and the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. The Workshop… Continue Reading →

Police Investigate Kelvin Richards death

The Police are investigating the circumstances into the tragic death of Kelvin Richards, a 24-year -old labourer of Montaque, Mespo. Police said at about 10:20 on Tuesday morning, they received information that a Retaining Wall fell on Richards, while he and another labourer, Alvin John of the same address were digging a trench to build… Continue Reading →

New SVGAMP Executive

The newly elected Executive of the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Association of Music Professionals (SVGAMP) said it will be hosting several events this year with the aim to promote and develop the music sector in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The new Executive comprises of Gary Young – President, Marvo O’Brien-Morgan – Vice President,… Continue Reading →

Marijuana Consultations

Minister of Agriculture, Saboto Ceasar, said the government is officially moving ahead with plans for the establishment of a Medicinal Marijuana Industry in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Minister Caesar made the announcement in a statement to the media on Tuesday about the Government’s plans for this new emerging industry. He said a national committee… Continue Reading →