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Tag Archives: electoral

  1. THE CONSEQUENCES OF COVID-19 ON THE CURACAO 2021 ELECTION

    In the March 14th Governmental press conference, Dr. Izzy Gerstenbluth; Curacao’s leading epidemiologist for COVID-19 Taskforce, and Eugene Rhuggenaath informed Curacao about some COVID-19 measurements and precautions, as it relates to the topic of the Curacao National Election, slated for March 19th, 2021 from 8am to 8pm at more than 100 voting station. COVID-19 MEASUREMENTS […]

    March 23, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  2. Difficult Conversations – “What Would We Do?” by Grenville Phillips II

    We have been asked how we would have responded to COVID-19. We provided our best advice about one year ago, but the Government rejected it at that time. Given the foreseen nightmare scenario, they should reconsider – for all our sakes. In the past 15 days, we had 15 new deaths. In the previous 15 […]

    February 25, 2021Political1 comment
  3. “Difficult Conversations – Heroes” by Grenville Phillips II

    We have critical questions about the COVID-19 vaccine. We have highly qualified medical professionals who treasure their reputations enough to tell us the truth. We have a Prime Minister who has asked for difficult questions, and instructed our professionals to answer such questions on live TV. What can possibly go wrong? NO ANSWERS. I have […]

    February 18, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  4. Solutions Barbados – Closing Arguments

    I believe that all candidates in this by election are accomplished persons, who can competently represent the people of St George North. However, can they address the specific problems facing this constituency? The housing, drainage, roads, water, and transportation problems require engineering solutions – which I specialise in. The unemployment problems require business development solutions, […]

    November 9, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  5. Solutions Barbados – A Most Dangerous Secret

    Candidates for political office normally identify problems in the constituency, and describe their capacity to address them. All Candidates identified housing, roads, road repairs, transportation, drainage, and high unemployment as major problems in St George North. These problems have persisted through repeated BLP and DLP administrations. If those administrations were serious about addressing them, they […]

    November 6, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  6. “Cease and Desist” – SOLUTIONS BARBADOS, Grenville Phillips II

    C A V E A T BajanReporter.com is relaying the submitted article as part of “efforts to advance understanding of issues related to St George North‘s electoral process” and this website believes it constitutes a “fair use” of the provided material, any offence taken or assumed is at remit of the original author and not […]

    October 28, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  7. “An Unacceptable Risk” – Solutions Barbados Press Release

    The voters of St George North will soon elect someone to represent their concerns in Parliament. This representation consists of explaining voters’ problems, and defending their solutions after scrutiny from 29 other members of Parliament. None of us Candidates have ever debated in Parliament. Therefore, voters have no idea whether we can defend our plans, […]

    October 26, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  8. SOLUTIONS BARBADOS: “Let the Debates Begin”

    The Prime Minister advised that CBC should allow debates between all candidates contesting the St George North by-election. Political parties do not have to participate in these debates. However, we think that it would be unwise not to participate. By participating, Candidates have the opportunity to both explain their plans to voters, and defend their […]

    October 22, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  9. Major Vincentian parties sign election conduct code – no apologies, no idiocy

    The two major political parties in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, on Friday, signed the National Monitoring and Consultative Mechanism (NMCM) “Code of Ethical Political Conduct” to govern the campaign for the Nov. 5 general elections. ‘traversing unusual ground’ Speaking at the signing, Francis called on the signatories to respect this code of conduct. “We […]

    October 22, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  10. Solutions Barbados defines “The Author of Confusion”

    Canvassing in St George North is getting congested. There are now six political parties canvassing across the constituency. Each party’s canvassers are known by their party colours, as is the norm in Barbados to avoid confusion during an election. The BLP wears red, the DLP wears yellow, Solutions Barbados wears green, the UPP wears Orange, […]

    October 20, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  11. Sint Eustatius Island Council Election 2020 First Ever Online Debate

    Sint Eustatius Island Council Election 2020 is under edge with 2 more official days before the electorate goes to the polls to choose a new island council governing body on Wednesday, October 21st, 2020. There will be 2 polling districts that will be available to all eligible voters on the island and that qualify to […]

    October 19, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  12. Solutions Barbados – What do the Residents of St George North Want?

    From my visits to almost every community in St George North, I have found one consistent desperate need. The employed want work for the unemployed, and the unemployed want work. All other issues were secondary. All five candidates in this by-election (BLP, DLP, Solutions Barbados, UPP, and PdP) have a responsibility to propose workable solutions […]

    October 8, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  13. Solutions Barbados – ‘Dead Sheep Politics’

    It is assumed that modern Barbados is a two-party (BLP and DLP) state. Our political scientists promote this unverified assumption as fact. Therefore, most Barbadians are convinced that third parties are not viable in modern Barbados. If that assumption is true, then it does not matter how qualified and accomplished a third-party candidate is, that […]

    October 1, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  14. Solutions Barbados – St George North Manifesto

    Dear People of St George North. My name is Grenville Phillips II. I am the President of Solutions Barbados, and your candidate in this by-election. Let me first tell you about myself, and then about what we plan to do in St George North over the next two and one-half years. About Me. I have […]

    September 25, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  15. First Out of the Blocks – Solutions Barbados

    Our Prime Minister has announced that a new election is to be held in St George North. As the Solutions Barbados declared Candidate for St George North, it seems that we are the first out of the blocks. Solutions Barbados is the third largest political party in Barbados, by measure of votes cast in the […]

    September 21, 2020Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  16. CARICOM Scty. Gen. congratulates Jamaica’s Prime Minister on Election victory

    Secretary-General of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque has congratulated Jamaica’s Prime Minister Andrew Holness and the Jamaica Labour Party on their victory in the General Elections of 3 September 2020, and has given the assurance of CARICOM’s full support.. “The people of Jamaica must be commended for the successful conduct of the Elections, […]

    September 9, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  17. B’dos Olympic Assoc. Announces Candidates for 2020 Elections

    The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. (BOA) has announced the candidates seeking election at its Annual General Meeting to be held on Wednesday, September 2, 2020. With the COVID-19 pandemic causing all the major sports meets, including the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, to be cancelled or postponed this year, the major items on the agenda will […]

    August 12, 2020Featured, OlympicsNo comments
  18. More Opposition MPs will quit, says Bermuda’s Leader of the Opposition

    Bermuda’s Leader of the Opposition said this weekend he expected more politicians to resign as he revealed his party’s candidate for a by-election. Craig Cannonier said he was “delighted” to announce that Vic Ball, a former One Bermuda Alliance senator, will fight to fill the Smith’s West seat left in the wake of Trevor Moniz […]

    August 11, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  19. CARICOM REACTS TO GUYANA ELECTIONS DECLARATION

    CARICOM welcomes the conclusion of the Guyana General and Regional Elections of 2 March 2020 with the declaration of the final results. The 15 Member Caribbean Community congratulates His Excellency Mohammed Irfaan Ali, President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, and the People’s Progressive Party/Civic (PPP/C) on their victory at the polls. The Chairman of […]

    August 7, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  20. APNU+AFC so far accepting just over 75,000 of the 400,000 votes recounted

    Six hours after President David Granger again assured Guyanese that he would accept a declaration of the March 2, 2020 general and regional election results, the coalition he leads indicated that it was only prepared to accept results of 75,707 votes so far counted for itself and the People’s Progressive Party (PPP) in all areas […]

    June 9, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  21. Opposition Leader Dr Denzil Douglas calls for date for SKN general elections

    Former prime minister The Right Hon Dr Denzil Douglas on Wednesday night offered his St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party to the people of the twin-island federation as a legitimate, competent and compassionate government following the announcement earlier by Prime Minister Dr the Hon Timothy Harris that the National Assembly had been dissolved on Tuesday. “I find […]

    May 14, 2020Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  22. St Kitts’ Leader says GG Agreed To Dissolve Parliament On May 12

    My Fellow Citizens and Residents: “It was on February 18, 2015, that the mantle of leadership of our beloved Country fell on my shoulders when I was sworn in as the third Prime Minister of our nation of St. Kitts and Nevis. With the able assistance of my colleagues, I have endeavoured to wear that […]

    May 14, 2020Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  23. Power Over People? SKN Opposition Leader expects Kittitians to ignore Novel Coronavirus Pandemic and vote

    Pointing that the coronavirus – COVID19 – introduced a new norm in St Kitts and Nevis, Political Leader of the St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), The Rt Hon Dr Denzil L Douglas said Tuesday that if people can line up to shop at supermarkets and pharmacies and do business at banks, they can also line […]

    April 15, 2020Breaking News, Featured, Political, UncategorizedNo comments
  24. NRP Candidate Cleone Stapleton-Simmonds wins Nevis’ by-election

    Mrs. Cleone Stapleton-Simmonds of the Nevis Reformation Party (NRP) whose symbol was the bottle emerged winner in the St. Thomas’ Parish, Lowlands Nevis 5 by-election held on March 05, 2020. The results were announced by Mr. Elvin Bailey, Supervisor of Elections from the Cotton Ground Police Station where the ballots were counted 3 1/2 hours […]

    March 19, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  25. #SKN opposition leader and envoys from #Bridgetown #US Embassy discuss issues, concerns ahead of 2020 poll

    Officials of the Barbados-based Embassy of the United States held discussions with St Kitts and Nevis’ Leader of the Opposition and National Political Leader of the St Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), Dr Denzil L. Douglas. Dr Douglas highlighted the late attempt by Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris to change the electoral boundaries on the eve […]

    February 18, 2020Featured, PoliticalNo comments