21 January 2022
Another week- and so it goes!

Another week- and so it goes!


I have run out of adjectives to describe what is happening in our land. To secure passage of the budget we had to refer to the highly comic action of ...
14 January 2022
It is still a New Year!

It is still a New Year!


There is never really a dull moment in SVG. How many times have I said this! Today is such a time with about seven of 14 ULP parliamentarians declared...
07 January 2022
What does 2022 hold for us?

What does 2022 hold for us?


Many of us start the New Year making resolutions, a ritual really, ‘a rite of order’ that we feel we have to do. It probably gives us some measure...
31 December 2021
The Final Swan Song of Dr Sir Cecil Cyrus

The Final Swan Song of Dr Sir Cecil Cyrus


Let me first correct an error I made some weeks ago when I referred to Barbados as being the only Commonwealth Caribbean country to have appointed liv...
23 December 2021
The nation Gives ‘Son’ of the soil a majestic send-off!

The nation Gives ‘Son’ of the soil a majestic send-off!


Last week really belonged to James ‘Son’ Fitz-Allen Mitchell, its highpoint being Saturday, December 18 with a farewell ceremony that lasted pract...
17 December 2021
What Barbados’ Republican move means!

What Barbados’ Republican move means!


BARBADOS’S MOVE TO Republican status has created quite a stir in the region, with some heads of government urging others to follow suit. It was a...
03 December 2021

The Vaccinated/ Unvaccinated Agony


I ask myself the question- Wasn’t it possible to resolve this vaccine issue without creating the kind of hostility, distrust, divisiveness, and thre...
26 November 2021

A Nation at War with Itself


This week was another hell of a week when our nation was at war with itself. The acquittal of the two persons involved in the Cornelius John case, whi...
19 November 2021

‘Plain Talk’s hilarious parody!


When I read Jomo Thomas’ piece last week I said here is burlesque at its best.  I saw satire, lampooning and bantering. I was even more convinced ...
12 November 2021

A World Cup we should not forget!


I have cricket on my mind. I write with a heavy heart, but news of England’s defeat by New Zealand has lightened it somewhat. It pains me that our ...