Youth Parliamentarians with President of the Nevis Island Assembly Hon. Farrell Smithen (front extreme left) and Premier of Nevis Hon. Vance Amory (front row extreme right)NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 11, 2014) --A number of third and fourth form students from the Charlestown and Gingerland Secondary schools, took part in a special sitting at the Nevis Island Assembly in a Youth Parliament on March 10, 2014, to debate a bill introduced by the Premier and Minister of Justice entitled Capital Punishment Act, 2014.
Premier of Nevis and Minister of Education Hon. Vance AmoryNIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 10, 2014) -- Young persons on Nevis have been given an opportunity to pursue university studies in the Republic of China (Taiwan) and Premier of Nevis and Minister of Education Hon. Vance Amory, has urged them to take advantage of the offer. The closing date for receipt of applications is March 31, 2014.
Premier of Nevis Hon. Vance Amory (file photo)NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 10, 2014) --The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) continues to develop its human resource and has urged persons who had not yet studied at university level, to look into the priority areas of study in which the government was willing to invest in spite of its limited resources.
Ignacio Ottley Vice President the Four Seasons Five Diamond Sports and Social Club, Club President Lavorn Lawrence and Mrs. Janice Richards Principal of the Ivor Walters Primary School with the Four Seasons Five Diamond Sports and Social Club scholarship recipient Charisma KellyNIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (MARCH 10, 2014) – Charisma Kelly, of the Ivor Walters Primary School and Alicia Wallace of the St. James Primary School were both the recipients of monetary donations towards their education from the Four Seasons Five Diamond Sports and Social Club on March 06 2014.
During the award ceremony hosted at both the Primary Schools, President of the Social Club Lavorn Lawrence, gave a brief overview of the Club and explained what its Adopt a School programme was about.
(L-R) Deputy Premier of Nevis and Minister of Tourism Hon. Mark Brantley speaks to proprietor of Islander Water Sports on Pinneys Beach Wincent Perkins during a field trip on March 04, 2014NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (March 07, 2014) -- A young entrepreneur got a visit from Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism Hon. Mark Brantley on March 05, 2014, who was at the time on a field trip to a number of tourism-related construction sites on the island.
Visibly impressed with Islander Water Sports, a company owned and operated on Pinneys Beach outside Four Seasons Resort by Wincent Perkins, Mr. Brantley commended him and his team and expressed satisfaction with their accomplishments in the tourism industry.