21 January 2022
In parliament dey kicksing

In parliament dey kicksing


A lifelong friend of mine who shares my love for calypso resorted to that art form in describing the happenings in last week’s parliamentary debate ...
14 January 2022
Dramatic reminder of Covid danger

Dramatic reminder of Covid danger


The drama which has unfurled in Parliament around the spread of covid contamination, leading to the suspension of the 2022 Budget debate is a poignant...
07 January 2022
Race and Genocide…Again!

Race and Genocide…Again!


I find it hard, in fact almost hypocritical to wish a Happy New Year, not just to friends and family but to people in general, knowing that 2022, like...
31 December 2021
Twenty – Two – Too

Twenty – Two – Too


It is with a great sense of relief that we mark the end of a most tortuous year. Fifty-two weeks ago, how many of us could have imagined that at year ...
23 December 2021
Christmas amidst challenges

Christmas amidst challenges


  It is heartening to note that despite all that we have gone through these past two years, it has not dampened the enthusiasm for Christmas and our...
17 December 2021
The ‘Son’ ain’t gonna shine anymore

The ‘Son’ ain’t gonna shine anymore


ANOTHER CHAPTER in the political history of St Vincent and the Grenadines will be officially closed tomorrow when former Prime Minister Sir James Mitc...
03 December 2021

Covid spurring political and personal battles


When first the impact of the COVID pandemic hit us over two years ago, there were few among us that thought we would still be grappling with it today,...
26 November 2021

‘Little England’ no more… But, who will Bell The Cat?


Next Tuesday, November 30, the people of our eastern neighbouring country, Barbados, will not only celebrate the 55th anniversary of their reclamation...
19 November 2021

Teachers Solidarity Week, a commendable feat


My commendations go out to the St Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Union (SVGTU) and to the teachers of this country as they enter the concluding a...
12 November 2021

Ralph, ULP and leadership succession


The governing Unity Labour Party (ULP) last weekend celebrated, albeit in subdued circumstances due to COVID restrictions, its historic election victo...