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“We’ve Got to Take Back the Streets,” Says Top Police Official

“We’ve Got to Take Back the Streets,” Says Top Police Official


St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  A Senior Member of the Police Brass is calling on parents to step up and play their part in stemming violent crime among youth. Head of the Strategic Intelligence Unit Superintendent Merclyn Hughes is challenging parents to be present in their children’s lives, to know the company they keep and the …

Is Operation Future’s Future in Jeopardy?

Is Operation Future’s Future in Jeopardy?


t. Kitts and Nevis (WINN):  Youth Advocacy Group Operation Future has been forced to close the doors its Creative Youth Academies on St. Kitts and Nevis. Programme Coordinator on Nevis Dan McMullen says lack of volunteer support made it impossible for him to keep the center on Nevis open. Funded by the Canadian government and …

It is unclear why Her Majesty’s Prison is closed for 21 days

It is unclear why Her Majesty’s Prison is closed for 21 days


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – FOLLOWING the unexplained announcement of the 21-day closure of Her Majesty’s Prison to the public, a reason for this action was provided yesterday (Feb. 3) by Stafford Liburd, Acting Commissioner of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF). A press release issued by SKNIS on Tuesday (Feb. 2) read: …

National Season of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance launches on Sunday, February 07

National Season of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance launches on Sunday, February 07


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 04, 2016 (SKNIS)—A National Season of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance launches on Sunday, February 07, 2016, at 5:00 pm at Warner Park under the theme “Righteousness Exalteth a Nation…” taken from the Book of Proverbs 14:34. The St. Kitts Christian Council and the Evangelical Association have organized this period of prayer, …

Governor Antoine promises to work closely with media partners in the region

Governor Antoine promises to work closely with media partners in the region


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 04, 2016 (SKNIS): Timothy Antoine, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), promises to work closely with media practitioners in St. Kitts and Nevis and the region on a whole. He noted the media’s importance with regards to the bank as it moves forward, while speaking at a press conference …

Governor Antoine focuses on key messages to better serve the region

Governor Antoine focuses on key messages to better serve the region


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 04, 2016 (SKNIS): In order to effectively and efficiently serve countries within the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU), Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy Antoine, spelt out his priorities on Monday, February 01, that would better assist the bank in serving the region. Governor Antoine reminded the bank’s …

Post Cabinet Briefing for Monday, February 01, 2016

Post Cabinet Briefing for Monday, February 01, 2016


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 04, 2016 (SKNIS)—The formal meeting of the Cabinet took place on Monday, February 01, 2016. The meeting was chaired by the Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris. 1. Cabinet approved plans for the rolling out of the E-Government Platform which is a public-private partnership. The roll out is scheduled for …

PM Harris opens way for local job opportunities at Christophe Harbour

PM Harris opens way for local job opportunities at Christophe Harbour


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 03, 2016 (SKNIS): Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris reinforced the desire that residents of St. Kitts and Nevis have a “fair share” of the job opportunities available at Christophe Harbour, at the conclusion of a tour of the resort on February 03. This was relayed to Christophe Harbour’s Executive …

ACP Queeley confident of success of ongoing security operations

ACP Queeley confident of success of ongoing security operations


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 04, 2016 (SKNIS): An “all hands on deck” approach to address the recent upsurge of antisocial activity in St. Kitts and Nevis has brought a renewed sense of commitment from members of the joint security forces. Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) responsible for crime, Ian Queeley, made the statement while appearing …

The Food Court – Where local and international cuisine meet

The Food Court – Where local and international cuisine meet


BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – THERE is but one place within the Federation where diversity and quality stand hand-in-hand. It is a one-stop-shop where local and international cuisine are daily available, and a place where the entire family can go and find whatever they need to satisfy their taste buds. That place is called The Food …

TDC signals evolution with launch of new logo and tagline

TDC signals evolution with launch of new logo and tagline


BASSETERRE, St Kitts, February 1st 2016 – TDC Group of Companies launched a refreshed corporate brand on Monday 1st February 2016. This involved the unveiling of a new identity with a new logo and corporate tag line, and the renaming of two of its companies. The Group is recognized as one of the Eastern Caribbean’s …

CSME consultation feeds into regional electronic notice board

CSME consultation feeds into regional electronic notice board


Basseterre, St. Kitts, February 02, 2016 (SKNIS): Two consultations with the objective of discussing and negotiating a regional procurement regime, specifically pertaining to a regional electronic notice board for CARICOM Single Market and Economy (CSME) member-states were held January 28 and 29 in St. Kitts. CSME Deputy Programme Manager, Philip McClauren, outlined that there has …