All posts by Lateefa Noel

The Government is looking into providing assistance for sailors affected by COVID-19

The Cabinet of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will today discuss possible areas of assistance for Vincentian seafarers, whose livelihoods have been affected as a result of the Covid 19 pandemic. That’s according to Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves while speaking on his weekly discussion programme aired on NBC Radio this morning. Dr. Gonsalves said… Continue Reading →

Director of the SVG Geothermal Project, Ellsworth Dacon refutes claims that the National Geothermal Project has failed.

Project Director for the SVG Geothermal Project, Ellsworth Dacon is refuting claims that the National Geothermal Project has failed. Speaking on Radio last night, Mr. Dacon said the Technical Team involved in the project, is looking at several options to address the problems that are being encountered. According to the Energy Director, the Geothermal Plant… Continue Reading →

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be employing additional Registered Nurses as part of efforts to improve the country’s capacity to fight the COVID-19 pandemic

  The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be employing additional Registered Nurses as part of efforts to improve the country’s capacity to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. That’s according to Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves during his weekly discussion program aired on NBC Radio yesterday. Dr. Gonsalves said the move is intended to… Continue Reading →

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a Grenadian national Dwayne Seaton

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a Grenadian national Dwayne Seaton who is believed to be in his early forties.  Police say Seaton’s lifeless body was discovered with what appeared to be bullet wounds in Baleine Mountain yesterday, Wednesday July 8th 2020. A post mortem examination is expected to be carried out… Continue Reading →

Several Government Departments and other Agencies have been showcasing their products and services at the Virtual Crime Prevention Exhibition

Several Government Departments and other Agencies have been showcasing their products and services at the Virtual Crime Prevention Exhibition, which is being hosted by the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force. The Exhibition which began on Monday is featuring the Ministry of National Mobilization; the Sexual Offences Unit, Anti Trafficking in Humans Unit,… Continue Reading →

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the government will continue to implement measures aimed at minimizing the potential for further spread of Covid 19

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the government will continue to implement measures aimed at minimizing the potential for further spread of Covid 19. Speaking on NBC’s Face to Face programme yesterday, Dr. Gonsalves said emphasis will be placed on the government’s Protocol for Managed Conduct of Mass Gatherings and Amplified Music. The Prime Minister… Continue Reading →

The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force will officially launch its ‘Intelligent Bus Management and Monitoring System’ project later this month

The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force will officially launch its ‘Intelligent Bus Management and Monitoring System’ project later this month. The project involves the installation of CCTV cameras in Kingstown and the equipping of participating buses with electronic devices which would transmit certain information to specialized bus stops. The project is being… Continue Reading →