Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has received a message of support from his counterpart, St. Lucia’s Prime Minister Dr. Kenny D. Anthony, following Monday’s accident. Dr. Anthony said just over three years ago, St. Lucia suffered similar tragedy, and he noted that a loss of this nature touches all persons throughout the region, and draws… Continue Reading →
Calypsonian and Teacher Residing in the Community of Fancy Maxwell “Tajoe” Francis has made an urgent appeal for residents of his community to work together as they go through the current trying times. He made this statement following yesterday’s tragic accident in Fancy when passengers in a mini-bus went over an embankment and ended up… Continue Reading →
The ceremonial opening of the Fifth Session of the Ninth Parliament takes place later today, to be followed by the presentation of the 2015 National Budget by Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves The session was originally scheduled for yesterday but was postponed, in light of the tragic accident in Owia. Prior to the Budget presentation,… Continue Reading →
Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has expressed sorrow on hearing of the tragic accident which occurred in North Windward area this morning. A number of persons including school children are believed to have died in the accident, when a van, travelling from Fancy to Kingstown overturned and went into the sea in the Owia area…. Continue Reading →
Police and Coastguard officials are reported to be searching the waters in the area of Rock Gutter in Owia for possible survivors of an accident which occurred early this morning. Reports indicate that a van, carrying several school children and other passengers was travelling from Fancy to Kingstown when it overturned and went into the… Continue Reading →
The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment is today hosting a Health Fair as St. Vincent and the Grenadines joins the global community in observing World Aids Day. The fair, taking place at the leeward bus terminal is showcasing various aspects of health with a special focus on HIV and AIDS.
The National Omni Bus Association (NOBA), will convene a meeting of its members, bus owners and drivers, at the Arnos Vale, Sports Complex this Sunday 24th at 3pm. A release from NOBA says an official of the South Leeward Highway Rehabilitation Project will be on hand to provide an update on the project. The Association… Continue Reading →