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Relief: UK will not adopt the illegal COI recommendation to impose dictatorship on British Virgin Islands, Truss says
UK foreign secretary decided “to give” territory two years to implement reforms to tackle corruption. It is not clear how Liz Truss is giving to the islanders what belongs to them anyway and not to her, so it would have been better to av...
Governor pushes back on OECS, CARICOM’s ‘colonialism’ claims with falls, fake and misleading arguments
Governor John Rankin has sought to set the record straight regarding statements emanating from various regional bodies in relation to the Commission of Inquiry (COI) report and its recommendations.
Governor John Rankin: Despite the new democraticaly elected gov’t, no final decision made by the colonial rulers on the COI dictatorship recommendations
Despite the cross-partisan National Unity democratically elected Government in BVI, Governor John Rankin say that no final decision has been made on whether the recommendations from the COI to cancel democracy and force remote dictatorsh...
British Virgin Islands legislature approves no-confidence vote against Fahie
The British Virgin Islands on Thursday swore in Natalio Wheatley as the British overseas territory's new premier following the removal of ex-premier Andrew Fahie, who was arrested on drug charges in Miami last week.
BVI premier accused of cocaine trafficking granted bail in Miami
Judge rejects prosecutors’ claim that Andrew Fahie, arrested in DEA drug sting, could flee US if freed from prison
British Virgin Islands protesters condemn UK dictatorship rule plan
Fake Report commissioned by Queen’s representative who has zero experience in how to run a country or in politics, had called for Caribbean territory to be effectively recolonized, controlled by dictatorship from London instead of the e...
British Virgin Islands protesters decry British plan for canceling democracy and recolonizing the territory
Report commissioned by corrupted Queen’s representative had called for canceling the BVI constitution, canceling democracy, and recolonizing the territory, to be effectively governed by London. BVI people resist the crime against humani...
British Virgin Islands: UK minister dispatched for friendly invasion talks
But the British overseas territory's acting leader says it opposes calls for the UK to impose colonialism again and to cancel constitution.
U.K forcing BVI to cancel democracy, back to colonialism, “temporarily” for at least two years
Commissioner Gary Hickenbottom reports that with a heavy heart that, “I have concluded that the only way in which the relevant issues can be addressed is for there to be a temporary suspension of those parts of the Constitution by which ...
Premier of British Virgin Islands, port director charged in Miami in cocaine smuggling scheme
British Virgin Islands Premier Andrew Alturo Fahie and the Caribbean territory’s port director, Oleanvine Maynard, were arrested on drug trafficking and money laundering charges Thursday after they went to a Miami airport to check on a h...
Full details about the allegations against Mr. Andrew Fahie
We are publishing the voice read of the original materials about the charges against Premier Andrew Fahie, as will be presented tomorrow in Miami court by a U.S. Federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) special agent.
Emergency meeting called after premier Fahie’s arrest.
Acting Premier Dr Natalio Wheatley has announced that there will be an emergency meeting between himself, Governor John Rankin and UK Overseas Territory Minister Amanda Milling tomorrow to discuss the circumstances surrounding Premier An...
British Virgin Islands premier and the BVI port authority director arrested in Miami on drugs and money laundering charges
The premier of the British Virgin Islands (BVI) Andrew Fahie and the director of the small Caribbean territory’s ports Oleanvine Maynard were arrested Thursday at a Miami-area airport by federal agents on charges of conspiring to import ...
No government could survive this COI and its terms, according to the amateur Premier
The man who has allowed the destruction of BVI, Premier Andrew Fahie, said he does not believe any government could be subjected to the rigorous scrutiny that comes with the ongoing Commission of Inquiry (COI) and remain intact. Fahie fa...
Governor Jaspert To Testify At CoI. The question is: will it be cover-up questioning by the COI he himself appointed, or will it be by allowing BVI government’s attorneys to cross examine his testimony?
Elected officials have been calling for former Governor Gus Jaspert to testify and face the very Commission of Inquiry (CoI) that he called shortly before his departure from the BVI, and that day will be soon.
BVI Guv okays bills to deter financial crime
Six bills designed in large part to deter financial crime took effect recently after receiving assent from Governor John Rankin.
Announcement of New Puisne Judge: Larry Mussenden
The Governor, John Rankin CMG, has announced that Mr Larry Mussenden will take up his position as a Puisne Judge of the Supreme Court following a swearing in ceremony at Government House on Thursday, 3 December.
Announcement of New Director of Public Prosecutions: Cindy Clarke
The Governor, John Rankin CMG, has announced that Ms Cindy Clarke will be appointed as Bermuda’s Director of Public Prosecutions with effect from Friday, 4 December 2020.
Dr. Ernest Peets Sworn-In as Minister of Youth Culture and Sports
Earlier today, during a ceremony at Government House Dr. Ernest Peets was Sworn-In as the Minister of Youth, Culture and Sports.
Appointment of Independent Senators
His Excellency the Governor, John Rankin acting in his discretion in accordance with Section 27 of the Bermuda Constitution, has made the following appointments to the Senate:
HE Mr. John Rankin CMG, Governor of Bermuda Swears-In New Ministers
The Governor of Bermuda swears in the new Cabinet Ministers for Bermuda's Government.
Premier Meets With Governor After Elections
Premier, the Hon. David Burt, JP, MP this afternoon met with the Governor, Mr. John Rankin at Government House.
Cup Match Message 2020 from the Governor, John Rankin
Like everyone else on the island, I was looking forward to Cup Match between Somerset and St George’s this year. It would have been my final Cup Match game in Bermuda during my term in office as Governor.
Swearing in of new Ministers at Government House
Mr. John Rankin CMG, Governor of Bermuda swears in two new ministers appointed by the Hon. David Burt JP MP, Premier of Bermuda.
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