One dead, another injured in stabbing incident

Basseterre,St.Kitts June 2 2020 (SKNVIBES) JUST five days after the death of 55-year-old Stenneth Harvey of Saddlers Village, police are investigating another homicide and also a wounding incident. Information reaching this publication, which was confirmed by the police, states that two men were stabbed sometime this afternoon (June 2) in...

NIA welcomes brief tributes to mark 50th anniversary of M.V. Christena disaster

Last Updated on June 3, 2020NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (June 02, 2020) – The following is an announcement from the Premier’s Ministry in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) regarding the observance of the 50th anniversary of the M.V. Christena disaster. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the M.V. Christena Disaster.  For such a significant...

Fatal Stabbing In old Road

Last Updated on June 2, 2020By: Staff Writer St. Kitts has recorded its sixth murder three days before citizens and residents head to the polls. Earlier today, a male was reportedly stabbed in the Old Road area. Commissioner Brandy confirmed the incident to reporters late Tuesday afternoon. The victim has...

NIA welcomes brief tributes to mark 50th anniversary of M.V. Christena disaster

Basseterre,St.Kitts June 2 2020 (SKNVIBES) The following is an announcement from the Premier’s Ministry in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) regarding the observance of the 50th anniversary of the M.V. Christena disaster. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the M.V. Christena Disaster. For such a significant milestone, the Nevis Island...

Nevis joins with St. Kitts to observe Centenarians Day May 31st

Basseterre,St.Kitts May 31 2020 (SKNVIBES) Population ageing is a global phenomenon. According to the United Nations World Population Ageing Report 2019, ‘virtually every country in the world is experiencing growth in both the size and the proportion of older persons in the population.‘In 2019, there were 703 million persons aged...

Traffic accident along Wellington Road being investigated

Basseterre, St. Kitts, May 31, 2020 (SKNVIBES) Police are investigating a traffic accident that occurred on Wellington Road in the vicinity of the Seven Day Adventist Church and Rendezvous Bar in which two persons were seriously injured. It involved omnibus H3874 which is owned and was driven by Mark Archibald...

The St. Kitts and Nevis Economy – A record of outstanding achievements

Basseterre,St.Kitts May 31 2020 (SKNVIBES) On June 5th, 2020, the People of St. Kitts and Nevis will go to the polls to render their judgment as to who would lead the Nation for the next five years. They will exercise their fundamental right to be “Free to Choose” who best...

HMP to further ensure safety of staff, residents through CARICOM impacs donation

Basseterre, St. Kitts, May 31, 2020 (SKNIS) Her Majesty’s Prison is now equipped with much needed sanitation supplies and personal protective equipment to further ensure the safety of staff and residents. St. Kitts and Nevis were among 12 territories in the region to receive the supplies through a donation from...

Pump Bay primed for development says Deputy Prime Minister Richards

Basseterre,St.Kitts May 31 2020 (SKNVIBES) Deputy Prime Minister the Hon Shawn Richards who has represented St. Christopher Five (Sandy Point, Fig Tree and La Valle) since 2004 says the constituency has benefited immensely under a Team Unity Administration.“There are a number of projects which have been done in Sandy Point,...

Chairman Samuel strongly urges political leaders to follow COVID-19 protocols

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 01, 2020 (SKNIS) Chairman of the National COVID-19 Task Force, Abdias Samuel, has strongly urged all political leaders in St. Kitts and Nevis to “promote safety and security as a priority to all of their followers.” Election fever has gripped the twin-island federation as the nation...

St. Kitts and Nevis Prison is Better Equip to Prevent COVID-19: CARICOM IMPACS And The United Kingdom Provide Support To Regional Prisons

Basseterre,St.Kitts May 30 2020 (SKNVIBES) The CARICOM Implementation Agency for Crime and Security (IMPACS) is stepping up donations of basic sanitation supplies and other COVID related supplies to prisons and correctional facilities in twelve (12) CARICOM Member States affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. An air shipment of the sanitation supplies...