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    On behalf of the Government and people of Barbados, I extend hearty congratulations to Dr. Terrance Drew and his St. Kitts Nevis Labour Party on their victory at the polls on Friday. I am delighted to be able to welcome you, Dr. Drew, to the fold of Caribbean leaders and trust that your every decision […]

    August 9, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    Dr. Terrance Michael Drew was officially sworn in this weekend as the fourth Prime Minister of the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis by His Excellency Sir S.W. Tapley Seaton, Governor-General, during a significant ceremony at Government House. Prime Minister Dr. Drew was sworn in after the St. Kitts and Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP) convincingly […]

    August 6, 2022Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  3. Three NIA Ministers retain their seats in 2022 St. Kitts & Nevis’ General Elections

    The Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM) representatives, Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis; Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier; and Eric Evelyn, Senior Minister in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), have been re-elected to the National Assembly of St. Kitts and Nevis in the August 05, 2022 general elections. According to the preliminary results announced by Mr. Elvin Bailey, […]

    August 6, 2022Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  4. Meet Shawn Richards, Leader of the People’s Action Movement by Joel Liburd

    C A V E A T Opinions expressed in this article are solely at remit of the author, and in no way reflect nor endorsed by management nor staff of The Bajan Reporter Shawn Richards squandered two opportunities, the first in 2015 and the second in 2020, to become prime minister of the Federation of […]

    July 29, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  5. “Prime Minister of St. Kitts & Nevis Compared with Sri Lankan crisis” by Joel Liburd

    C A V E A T Opinions expressed in this article are solely at remit of the author, and in no way reflect nor endorsed by management nor staff of The Bajan Reporter Prime Minister Timothy Harris of St. Kitts & Nevis is without doubt the Rajapaksa of the Eastern Caribbean. We do well to […]

    July 27, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  6. CCM Party calls on Harris Regime to relax entry protocols to facilitate SKN’s impending election

    The Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM) on Nevis has written to the Attorney General of over concerns that the existing entry protocols may be used to disenfranchise some nationals living overseas, by preventing them being able traveling home to vote in the fast approaching general election. In a letter dated July 15, 2022 and addressed to […]

    July 20, 2022Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  7. Voting starts in Round Two of People’s Choice

    Voting in the second round of The Student Revolving Loan Fund and Sunshine Snacks People’s Choice Competition in association with Banks started yesterday July 16 and ends Wednesday, July 20. Voters simply have to go to, go to voter registration, sign up, enter your email address for validation then click the link and vote. […]

    July 18, 2022Music, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. “Dust off the Commonwealth SG elections” By Sir Ronald Sanders

    Much has been written in the Caribbean media about the contest surrounding the post of Commonwealth Secretary-General that was decided on Friday, June 24 at an election in Kigali, the Capital of Rwanda. Many statements and claims were made that require clarification, particularly as some of them convey misleading impressions. One of these claims is […]

    July 5, 2022PoliticalNo comments
  9. Nevisian Cabinet host community meeting in Barnes Ghaut to hear residents’ concerns

    Members of the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) Cabinet hosted a community meeting in Barnes Ghaut recently to dialogue with village residents about their concerns. The meeting was held at the Barnes Ghaut Community Centre and saw more than two dozen residents in attendance. Premier Mark Brantley, Deputy Premier Alexis Jeffers, MP Eric Evelyn, Ms. Latoya […]

    March 17, 2022PoliticalNo comments
  10. ONE SXM Calls on Parliament to Convene a New Constitutional Referendum; Submits Draft Resolution to MPs

    The ONE SXM Association met with the Ad Hoc Committee for Electoral Reform of the Parliament of St. Maarten to submit a draft resolution calling for a consultative referendum within two years, or latest simultaneously with the next parliamentary election. The ONE SXM Association implored the Parliament of the southern part or Dutch territory of […]

    March 10, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  11. ‘Proportional Representation in elections – key to democratic representation’ By Sir Ronald Sanders

    The second consecutive general elections in Barbados on January 19, at which Mia Mottley’s Barbados Labour Party (BLP) won all 30 seats in the House of Representatives, were hailed as historic. They certainly were for Barbados, but not for the English-speaking sub-region of the Caribbean. Winning all the seats in both Grenada and Barbados left […]

    February 4, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  12. Democracy in Barbados fully entrusted to new Mia Mottley government

    Rejecting the accusations of bullying and despotism that were levelled at Mia Mottley, the overwhelming majority of the electorate of Barbados returned her and her Barbados Labour Party (BLP) to government for a second consecutive term at general elections held on January 19. Not only did the majority demonstrate their confidence in her, they returned […]

    January 26, 2022Breaking News, Editorial, PoliticalNo comments
  13. Bajan Election Coverage – From 8:00 pm on YouTube, as well as Facebook Platforms January 16, 2022Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  14. As Mid-Terms Gear Up A Caribbean American Voter Leverages Educational Products To Empower The Disenfranchised

    Caribbean-born, US voter, Juliette Adams, a thought advocate and creator of The Frederick Press, has launched a creative, civic education tri-initiative to empower the politically disenfranchised in the U.S. Launched on January 1, 2022, Education/Actions/Self-Investments, (EASI), was created within the framework of the Gifted & Magical 95 Percent (G&M 95%) series, a five-book political tool kit. […]

    January 12, 2022PoliticalNo comments

    Yesterday afternoon Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley accompanied by St Lucy representative in the last Parliament, Peter Phillips, and General Secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union (BWU), Toni Moore, visited residents in the areas surrounding the Arawak Cement Plant. They also held discussions with the management of the plant. While it was clear that the […]

    January 4, 2022PoliticalNo comments
  16. 2022 New Year’s Day message by Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis

    Fellow Nevisians, residents and visitors,    I greet you today with all of the promise and hope of the New Year. A new day has now dawned, a new year is upon us and a new chapter now begins.    This new year, like all others, brings with it renewed possibilities for ourselves, our family […]

    January 4, 2022Featured, PoliticalNo comments

    Representatives for Belize, Grenada and Haiti respectively were officially welcomed recently to the board of West Indies Rum and Spirits Producers’ Association (WIRSPA). Amanda Perdomo of Travellers Liquors, Kirk Seetahal of Grenada Distillers and Delphine Gardere of Rhum Barbancourt sat at their first board meeting as their countries transitioned from associate members to full membership. […]

    December 16, 2021AgricultureNo comments
  18. Barbadians have started to receive their 2020 Personal Income Tax (PIT) refunds in addition to their 2020 Reverse Tax Credit refunds

    Taxpayers have started to receive their 2020 Personal Income Tax (PIT) refunds as well as their 2020 Reverse Tax Credit refunds. The Barbados Revenue Authority has indicated that over $20 million in personal income tax (PIT) refunds and over $15 million in 2020 reverse tax credit (RTC) refunds are being paid out. The refunds will […]

    December 2, 2021Business, FeaturedNo comments

    Public relations practitioners on the island are being challenged to commit to continuous education if they want the profession to be taken seriously. So says newly installed President of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) Barbados, Dr. Pamala Proverbs, following the Association’s 2021 elections on November 24. Dr. Proverbs, managing director of PRMR Inc., […]

    November 29, 2021BusinessNo comments
  20. Barbados Port Incorporated boosts their CCTV Network

    Improving security at the Port remains a priority. #barbadosinmotion

    September 24, 2021Crime, Photo GalleryNo comments
  21. CARICOM Secretary-General congratulates newly elected Prime Minister of Bahamas

    CARICOM Secretary-General Dr Carla Barnett has congratulated the newly elected Prime Minister of The Bahamas Mr Phillip Davis and his Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) on their resounding victory in the General Elections of 16 September 2021. Here’s the full congratulatory message from the Secretary-General: “Prime Minister, On behalf of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), I offer […]

    September 18, 2021Breaking News, Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  22. CARICOM to mount Electoral Observer Mission to The Bahamas

    At the invitation of the Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will be fielding a CARICOM Election Observation Mission to monitor the General Elections which will be held in that country on Thursday, 16 September 2021. The six-member Mission will be headed by Mr. Ian S. Hughes, Assistant to the […]

    September 14, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  23. Guy Hewitt Aims for Ch Ch East Central

    This is to confirm that yesterday, I contacted the officers of the Christ Church East Central Branch (CCEC) of the Democratic Labour Party (DLP) to explore the possibility of being their constituency representative. Persons should be aware that I am a Christ Church man, having lived in Silver Sands, Maxwell, Dover, Rendezvous and now Warners. […]

    August 10, 2021Political, Video GalleryNo comments
  24. New Co-operative Society for Sport in Barbados

    Barbados is set to have a new sport-related co-operative structure – the Barbados Sport Co-operative Society Limited (BSCSL). This new Society aims to create a space for members to thrive while contributing to the overall development of a national sporting industry. Membership will be open to all Barbadians, especially those in the sporting sector, including […]

    July 28, 2021SportsNo comments
  25. CARICOM to send Observer Mission to Saint Lucia’s Elections

    At the invitation of the Allen Chastanet regime in Castries, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) will be fielding a CARICOM Election Observation Mission to monitor the General Elections which will be held in St Lucia on Monday, 26 July 2021. The ten-member Mission will be headed by Ms. Fern Narcis-Scope, Chief Elections Officer of Trinidad and […]

    July 18, 2021PoliticalNo comments