Chairperson of the MUA/NIA Scholarship Committee Mrs Nicole Slack-Liburd (file photo)NIA CHARLESTOEN NEVIS (May 23, 2013) --An invitation was extended to Nevisian students, to apply for the two available Medical University of the Americas (MUA)/Nevis Island Administration (NIA) scholarships for the 2013/2014 academic year, for study from August 2013 to February 2014.
Social Worker at the Department of Social Services in the Nevis Island Administration Ms. Anesta MaynardNIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (May 23, 2013) --Social Worker at the Department of Social services Ms. Anesta Maynard called on members of the Nevis public to support the Department in its drive to set up a food and clothing pantry and donate readily to the cause.
Junior Minister responsible for Youth and Community Development in the Nevis Island Administration Mrs. Hazel Brandy-WilliamsNIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (May 22, 2013) -- Junior Minister responsible for Youth and Social Development on Nevis Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams expressed sadness for what she described as tragic events which involved the death of three of the island’s young people and said it was a time for reflection and to seek solutions to counter the foreign culture of violence on Nevis.
Medical Officer of Health on Nevis Dr. Judy Nisbett (file photo)NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (May 22, 2013) --Medical Officer of Health on Nevis Dr. Judy Nisbett urged Nevisians to get their blood pressure checked and adopt a healthy lifestyle in a bid to prevent hypertension. She made the plea in a televised address on May 17, 2013 when Nevis joined the international community in observance of World Hypertension Day 2013. The theme was “Healthy Blood Pressure – Healthy Heart Beat”.
Commissioner of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force Celvin Walywn at Cabinet Room of the Nevis Island AdministrationNIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (May 21, 2013) --Business as usual is over in Nevis. That was the stern warning given by Commissioner of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force Mr. Celvin Walwyn while in Nevis on May 21, 2013, as he disclosed the immediate introduction of a Zero Tolerance Initiative.