Politics & Government

Chastanet Congratulates St. Kitts & Nevis Government On Re-Election

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has congratulated the  three-party government of St. Kitts & Nevis on its re-election to office. "Congratulations to Dr Timothy Harris and Team Unity on a successful election campaign and their victory at the polls," Chastanet wrote...

UWP Marks Fourth Year In Office

Press Release:- Four years on, this United Workers Party administration continues to champion the vision of ‘Building a New Saint Lucia’. On June 6th 2016, the people spoke, and the country voted, for change and transformation. Today, we take time to reflect...

Hilaire Urges Unity In Removing Uncaring Government

Castries South MP Dr. Ernest Hilaire has urged Saint Lucians to unite to remove the current Allen Chastanet administration. The call came as the Prime Minister announced Saturday that elections will be 'very soon.' "We must work together to remove this...

Pierre: ‘My Constituents Have Become My Family!’

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre, declaring that his constituents have become his family, has disclosed that being MP for Castries East is one of his greatest honours. Pierre recalled that four years ago, the people of Castries East re-elected him...

OECS Congratulates St. Kitts & Nevis Government On Return To Office

Press Release:- Chairman of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, the Hon. Gaston Browne, extended congratulations to the Hon. Timothy S. Harris on the return of his Team Unity to the Government...

Belrose Says UWP Administration Has The Confidence Of The People

Government Minister, Fortuna Belrose, believes the United Workers Party (UWP) administration has the confidence of Saint Lucians. Senator Belrose is Minister in the Ministry of Tourism, Information and Broadcasting, Culture and Creative Industries with responsibility for Culture and Creative Industries. "We've got...

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Indicates That Elections Will Be ‘Very Soon!’

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has indicated that elections will be held soon. "Very soon we will have an opportunity to go to the polls to re-strengthen that mission that we have and continue to work together to build a new...

Prime Minister Timothy Harris Gets A Second Term

CARICOM Today:- The people of St. Kitts and Nevis have voted to return the Team Unity administration of Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris to office. Preliminary results for the Friday 5 June 2020 General Elections show the three-party Team Unity coalition...

Joe Biden Formally Wins Democratic Nomination To Take On Trump

BBC News:- Joe Biden has formally won the Democratic Party nomination to take on Donald Trump in November's presidential election. He said on Twitter that he had secured the 1,991 delegates needed and would fight to "win the battle for the...

Shawn Edward Thanks Constituents, Says ‘Together We Have Achieved A Lot’

Dennery North MP Shawn Edward has expressed gratitude to the people of his constituency for placing their confidence in him to represent them as he observed the fourth year of his current term in office. “This has proven to be...

UWP General Secretary Says Government On Its Way To Building ‘New Saint Lucia’

Press Release:-  Another anniversary has just landed at our door steps with COVID-19 well in check, to keep our population in a safe environment, while taking a toll on our economy with our Government doing all they can to...

Election Day In St Kitts & Nevis

CARICOM Today:- The People of St. Kitts and Nevis vote in General Elections today, Friday 5 June 2020. The incumbent Team Unity administration of Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris is seeking a second term in Office. The three-party coalition, comprising Dr Harris’...

UWP Blasts Opposition Leader’s ‘Alarming’ Post On PM’s Facebook Page

Press Release:-  The leader of the St Lucia Labour Party continues to show that he is unfit for leadership and this was evident in his latest outburst on Social Media where he stoops to the lowest levels of discourse. In...

Philip J. Pierre Says ‘Wind Of Change’ Moving Across Saint Lucia

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre has declared that  the wind of change can be felt moving across this nation. "More and more St. Lucians are rising up to express their frustration with this current administration’s incompetence, consistent failures, blatant corruption...

Hilaire Blasts Government Over New ‘Highly Oppressive’ Law

Asserting that 'this Government must be mad', Castries South MP Doctor Ernest Hilaire has strongly criticised the Allen Chastanet administration over what he described as a 'highly oppressive' law relating to the hospitality sector. "At 1.00 am, a Bill is...

Trump Says He Went To Bunker To ‘Inspect It’, Not Because Of Protests

Sky News:- Donald Trump says he went to an underground White House bunker for an "inspection", rather than for protection from protesters. The US president was taken to the facility amid demonstrations nearby on Friday, with reports at the time suggesting...

Pierre Urges Government To Call Elections

The leader of the opposition has called on the Allen Chastanet administration to call elections. "We think the government should do the right thing and call elections," Philip J. Pierre told reporters outside parliament Tuesday. He declared that the issue confronting...

King Says Jailhouse Demolition Did Not Have His Input

Former Prime Minister Stephenson King has told reporters here that the demolition of the former jailhouse in Castries did not have his input. The Castries North MP is also Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour. "It was a matter which...

PM Denies Claims That MPs Gave Themselves A Salary Hike Amidst COVID-19 Crisis

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has addressed what he describes as a 'miscommunication' that has been going around, asserting that MPs gave themselves a salary hike amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic. "That's not true," he told reporters outside parliament Tuesday. He recalled...

Pierre Says Regarding Elections: ‘We’re Ready!’

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre has indicated to the House of Assembly that the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) is ready for elections if it is called before September next year. "That's the problem now, they're in a mad haste...

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