Tropical wave, not Hurricane Matthew, may be cause of Pinney’s Beach damage

By Monique Washington The damage caused by intense waves on Wednesday could have been due to an approaching tropical wave, unrelated to category 4 Hurricane...

Justice for Philo Wallace? Save SKN chairperson says, ‘we have not given up’

By Monique Washington The search for justice in the case of Philo Wallace, who was allegedly gunned down by a Royal St. Christopher and Nevis...

JLPS School Meals Program Initiated New cafeteria opens, 124 students fed nutritious lunch

By Monique Washington Smiling faces, hot food and happy students were all at the official opening of the Joycelyn Liburd Primary School (JLPS) cafeteria on...

Delta threatens to cut off fuel supplies to NEVLEC

By Monique Washington Delta Petroleum, the supplier of diesel fuel and other lubricants to the Nevis Electricity Company, has threaten to “lock off fuel” supplies...

Cyber crime on Government’s radar, steps being taken to protect the Federations interest

By Staff Writer Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Hon. Vincent Byron says his government is making strides to protect the country’s internet interest from...

National Consultation highlights education, security, economic issues

By Dave Kaiser Education, security and the economy were main issues discussed by Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, and...

Task force established engage Brazilians on Partial Scope Agreement

By Staff Writer The Ministry of International Trade is moving ahead to have the triangular trade agreement between Brazil, Guyana and the Federation creating a...

Hearing loss continues to be a major problem for all, 10% of population affected

Calls made for youths to turn down their music players By Staff Writer Calls are being made for youths in St. Kitts and Nevis to take...

Astaphan claims unlevel playfield exists in Citizen By Investment’s Real Estate Option

By LR Liburd The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer  Operation Rescue’s Dwyer Astaphan is claiming that an unlevel playing field exists in the Federation’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI)...

Minister Liburd: Government discussing Geothermal Agreement made with private company

By Staff Writer The Government findings from its geothermal exploration on St. Kitts would be released shortly, but they are currently in discussions on the...

Federation farmers producing quality produce on local farms, Minister Hamilton

Staff Writer Minister of Agriculture The Hon. Eugene Hamilton has praised local farmers for producing high quality produce and for using a minimum amount of...

Amory will not support marijuana legalization

By Monique Washington  “I will not support the legalization of marijuana” the Leader of Nevis Hon. Vance Amory told The Observer on Thursday during the...

Prime Minister Harris addresses UN General Assembly

Emphasis on young people’s empowerment transforming the world  By Dave Kaiser “The empowerment of young people is of critical importance to the transformation of our world...

JLPS Cafeteria opens Monday

By Monique Washington The brand new Joycelyn Liburd Primary School Cafeteria will open Monday at 11:50 a.m., when students will be served a hot...

Rawlins Pasture Play Field to switch on lights in October

Grounds to be landscaped, stadium constructed in 2017 By Monique Washington The addition of four new lighting systems at the Rawlins Pasture Playing Field will...

220 volunteers take to beach in coastal clean up

By Monique Washington As part of a world-wide effort to improve the environment, more than 220 volunteers, 80 of which were youngsters and teens, scoured...

St. James residents can expect water rationing, shut-off at 10 p.m.

By Monique Washington  St. James Parish residents will continue to have water rationing as Water Department officials have given no definitive answer as to...

St. Kitts and Nevis concerns highlighted during UN sessions

Key issues: Financial stability, government cooperation, health By Dave Kaiser Obtaining financial stability, maintain cooperation with supportive governments and encourage a healthy lifestyle while fighting communicable...

SSB approves EC $10m for affordable homes on Nevis

By Monique Washington An EC $10 million loan has been approved by the Social Security Board (SSB) to build affordable homes on Nevis, including 32...

PM Harris and other leaders to have round-table discussions on effects of De-risking

Staff Writer Government leaders are working overtime to end the fallout from correspondent banks eliminating their services from the region. Prime Minister The Hon. Dr. Timothy...

Clinton Global Initiative discussion in New York

PM Harris presents CARICOM’s concerns An analysis of adolescent sexual and reproductive health and rights should play a key role in assessing the needs of...

Revitalization of skills development and entrepreneurship discussed

By Monique Washington “The Government will invest and continue to invest in opportunities where jobs are created,” Premier of Nevis Hon. Vance Amory said during...

‘Red flags’ raised over Christophe Harbour Marina

court settlements, multiple partners raise suspicion By Dave Kaiser  Controversy after controversy about the Whispering Head Resort and the Chritophe Harbour Marina are causing “red flags”...

Female in Trio nabs another charge

By Monique Washington The lone female accused by the police of allegedly participating in a string of larceny, house and building break-ins has been...

Tourism Ministry to police sector to ensure operators are in compliance

By Staff Writer The tragic drowing of an American tourist at Reggae Beach has caused the Minister of Tourism to call for heavier policing of...

2016: Homicides 24, murder convictions 0

By Monique Washington With no gun manufacturing in the Federation, the number of homicides committed using a firearm reached more than 20 this week with...

Premier Amory signals intent on retirement but tight-lipped on timeline

By LR Liburd The St. Kitts-Nevis Observer  Premier of Nevis and Leader of the Concerned Citizens Movement, the Hon. Vance Amory has indicated his intention of...

St. Kitts and Nevis Celebrates 33rd Independence Anniversary

Prime Minister congratulates citizens, delivers US president’s well wishes By Dave Kaiser Messages congratulating St. Kitts and Nevis on the 33rd anniversary of its independence on...

Meeko: There is hope for calypso

By Monique Washington “There is a lot of hope in calypso” veteran calypsonian King Meeko, explained after three junior calypsonians outshined their older peers in...