Events/PRESS RELEASE

Barbuda Council promised half million “interest free” loan

The Opposition Leader has said the half million dollars promised to the Barbuda Council for outstanding salaries is an “interest free” loan. Gaston Browne was speaking Wednesday on the Voice of the people programme. Browne had revealed hours earlier during a rally in Bethesda that investors with whom he has signed Memorandum of Understanding...

ABEC: Suspension of Voter Registration Receipts

The Antigua and Barbuda Electoral Commission (ABEC) would like to inform the public that there will be no issuing of voter registration receipts between Wednesday, June 4th and Monday, June 9th. ABEC will resume the issuing of voter registration receipts on Tuesday, June 10th at the ABEC Headquarters at 8:30am. The full...

Gaston Wins You Win: The People’s Rescue Plan

To what arguably has to be accurately described as the most visionary and “comprehensive” presentation of a political manifesto in independent Antigua and Barbuda, the leader of the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party (ABLP) gripped the attention of the audience with a stellar exposition of a “people’s” project for transforming the country...

Browne Endorses Nibbs, and Reassures Barbuda of Its Place

On Saturday evening, the impressionable and assertive leader of the Antigua and Barbuda Labour Party (ABLP), Gaston Browne, gave a sterling endorsement of Arthur Nibbs, the ABLP’s candidate for Barbuda. Browne spoke of Nibbs’ character which breathes of him being “capable, dedicated, deserving, and honest,” and the fact that he has the...