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February 8, 2016
According to dictionary.com a patriot is a person who loves, supports, and defends his or her country and its interests with devotion. He/she is a person who regards himself or herself as a defender, especially of individual rights, against presumed interference...
January 28, 2016
The above question sounds simple enough, and when answering many will tell you that leadership is simply being in charge or in command, being the one to make the decisions. While this is absolutely true, we must understand that leadership is so much more than that.
January 23, 2016
The consequence of colonization throughout the world has had far reaching results that we must come to grips with here in the still colonized Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) and the wider Caribbean for that matter. The system was pretty simple and straightforward.
January 23, 2016
In today’s world system the topic of leadership, more importantly ‘effectual fervent’ leadership that creates ‘positive change’, should be considered by constituents from all arenas whether communities, churches, school groups or other institutions.
January 18, 2016
Education in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) is in serious trouble! This purpose of this articulation is to explicitly expose the continuous education crisis that is unfolding within the TCI so that the citizens of these islands and voters alike can come face to face with...
May 28, 2015
As much as we may like, this issue of appointing shady and questionable judges to the Supreme Court will not go away. This issue is with us to stay. Judge Schuster raises an interesting and critical dilemma for the legal profession, the Supreme Court, the Judicial Services Commission.
April 17, 2015
Acting Governor Anya Williams chaired the 11th meeting of the Cabinet on Wednesday 15th April 2015 at the Hilly Ewing Building on Providenciales. All Ministers were present. At this meeting Cabinet: Received a presentation from the ministry of tourism, environment, culture and heritage...
April 17, 2015
Turks and Caicos -- Littering continues to be a big problem in our Islands. It is time we do something definitive and permanent to resolve this major problem. As a child, whenever we were expecting visitors or company, our first duty was to clean up and tidy our small home.
April 15, 2015
It is with great regret that I acknowledge that you have finally demonstrated yourself to be nothing more than another incompetent and or corrupt British bureaucrat and paper tiger. The tenure of Governor Gordon Wetherell was a God-send for this country.
April 3, 2015
Like we suspected and knew the art of the whitewash and the cover-up continues. First, this year the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) governor reluctantly allowed a review of the Financial Services Commission (FSC). That review came back with ‘approval’ because there was no real investigation.
April 1, 2015
The decision to postpone the governing Progressive National Party (PNP) annual convention is not surprising, shocking or alarming. For the Turk and Caicos Islands (TCI) it may be best deemed “business as usual”. The reasons are not clear but it seems that the party’s rank and file...
March 23, 2015
It is a fact that Eugene Otuonye, the head of the Turks and Caicos Islands Integrity Commission, was also on Governor Gordon Wetherell’s Advisory Council and was personally present when the Advisory Council voted and approved the freehold grant of Crown land at the Providenciales Airport.
March 20, 2015
It seems they're at it again. A Notice for Planning Approval for a resort in Providenciales for 12 storeys and not 7 Stars as before. When it was seven floors the entire expat community, native and TCIslander and Belonger crowd, developer community, PDMs some PNPs, people who had homes...
March 17, 2015
With all due respect; anyone reading the documents published in this week’s Turks and Caicos Weekly News pertaining to the new FBO and the Crown land swindle at Providenciales International Airport will rapidly conclude that the Crown, the Airport Authority and the TCI government...
March 14, 2015
It is very bizarre that it is only the Peoples Democratic Movement (PDM) opposition that’s carrying the ball on this absolutely critically needed investigation into the Turks and Caicos Islands hospital contract. Now the public is learning three months after the motion to investigate was passed...