| 3/16/2018 || MITCHELL SWORN IN AS PM OF GRENADA||1|
|Keith Claudius Mitchell took the oath of office for a fifth occasion on Friday as Grenada's prime minister following the overwhelming victory of his New National Party (NNP) in the March 13 general elections.
Mitchell, 71, as he had done following the victory on Tuesday, reiterated a call for...Read More >>>|
| 3/15/2018 || OECS CONGRATULATES PRIME MINISTER DR. KEITH MITCHE...||1|
|It is with great honour that the Commission of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States congratulates the return of Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell and the New National Party (NNP) to Government in Grenada.
In an unprecedented third time, the Government of the great nation of Grenada led by...Read More >>>|
| 3/15/2018 || OAS ELECTORAL MISSION CONGRATULATES PEOPLE OF GREN...||0|
|The Electoral Experts Mission of the Organization of American States (OAS) to the general elections in Grenada (March 13) published its preliminary report, in which it commends the people of Grenada on their continued commitment to democracy, as demonstrated in their peaceful and enthusiastic partic...Read More >>>|
| 3/14/2018 || CONSECUTIVE CLEAN SWEEP FOR MITCHELL AND NNP IN GR...||0|
|The New National Party (NNP), led by Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell, swept the polls in a consecutive clean sweep election victory, winning all 15 constituencies in the Grenada General Election on Tuesday. This represents Mitchell’s fifth non-consecutive term as leader of the NNP and prime ministe...Read More >>>|
| 3/14/2018 || DOMINICA PM WELCOMES ELECTORAL VICTORY OF RULING P...||0|
|Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says the ruling New National Party (NNP) government in Grenada was rewarded for its efforts in building investor confidence and addressing many 'critical” initiatives in the country following its historic third total sweep of the polls in a general election.
S...Read More >>>|
| 3/13/2018 || ANOTHER CLEAN SWEEP!||2|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell led his New National Party (NNP) to an historic clean sweep of all 15 seats in a general election today, making it the third time he has achieved the feat in electoral politics in Grenada.
The 71-year-old Mitchell, who led the NNP to a consecutive sweep following ...Read More >>>|
| 3/13/2018 || MITCHELL LEADS RULING PARTY TO VICTORY IN GRENADA ...||0|
|The ruling New National Party (NNP) looks set to return to office, having won eight of the seats declared so far in Tuesday's general election.
The party, which won all 15 seats in the 2013 general election, is leading in all the other seats yet to be declared.
According to the preliminary...Read More >>>|
| 3/13/2018 || GRENADA ELECTORAL OFFICIALS DENY INFERIOR BALLOT P...||0|
|The Parliamentary Electoral Office (PEO) Tuesday dismissed reports that inferior ballot papers are being used in the ninth general election, since Grenada attained its political independence from Britain in 1974.
Many voters had called into the Grenada Broadcasting Network to complain that there ...Read More >>>|
| 3/13/2018 || GRENADA'S MITCHELL 'CONFIDENT' OF VICT...||1|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell says he is “extremely confident” that his New National Party (NNP) will be victorious in the general election as he cast his vote in the St George North West constituency on Tuesday.
Mitchell told reporters that he was encouraged by the turn out so far in some of ...Read More >>>|
| 3/13/2018 || GRENADIANS GO TO THE POLLS TODAY||0|
|Polls opened at 6 a.m. and are set to close at 5 p.m. as the citizens of the tri-island state of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique vote today in the country’s eight general elections since the return of parliamentary rule.
Forty-five candidates from eight political parties and two independe...Read More >>>|
| 3/12/2018 || GRENADA DISCOVERS GAS AND OIL SAYS PM MITCHELL||2|
|Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell has announced that “significant gas and oil” have been found in the territorial waters of Grenada.
Prime Minister Mitchell’s announcement at a massive rally in St.Andrew’s late Sunday ends lingering speculation in Grenada’s hunt to find oil and gas.
The discov...Read More >>>|
| 3/12/2018 || RULING PARTY CAMPAIGN WORKERS CLASH WITH OPPOSITIO...||0|
|Opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) candidate for the Town of St George, Claudette Joseph, clashed with seniors campaign staffers for New National Party (NNP) candidate Peter David last Wednesday as she attempted to erect a swing set for children at the Mr Gay Housing Scheme in Grenada.
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| 3/12/2018 || GRENADA PM DENIES SUPPRESSING MEDIA LEADING UP TO ...||0|
|The New National Party (NNP) leader, Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell, has denied allegations that members of his party tried to shut down media houses, particularly those in opposition to him, in the run up to the Grenada general election scheduled for Tuesday.
Reported by Caribbean Newsline, at...Read More >>>|
| 3/10/2018 || PRIME MINISTER MITCHELL MEETS WITH OAS AND CARICOM...||0|
|Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell has been meeting with members of two visiting Observer missions which arrived in the country this week ahead of Tuesday’s General Elections.
The two missions, representing CARICOM and the Organisation of American States (OAS), have been meeting with various group...Read More >>>|
| 3/10/2018 || CARICOM, OAS TO OBSERVE ELECTIONS IN GRENADA||1|
|The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Organization of American States (OAS) have deployed electoral observer missions to monitor General Elections in Grenada on March 13.
The Director of Legal Affairs, Development, and Research for the Electoral Office of Jamaica, Pauline Welsh, has been appo...Read More >>>|
| 3/7/2018 || GRENADA OPPOSITION LAUNCHES ITS 2018 ELECTION MANI...||1|
|The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) launched its election manifesto “The Opportunity Charter” in the hope of attracting Grenadian voters’ support in the run up to the March 13 general election.
The ruling New National Party (NNP) was due to launch its own manifesto at a press confer...Read More >>>|
| 2/21/2018 || 45 CANDIDATES NOMINATED TO CONTEST UPCOMING GENERA...||2|
|After the close of nomination day on February 20, forty-five (45) persons were nominated as candidates for the Elections of March 13, 2018 in Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
The National Democratic Congress (NDC) and the New National Party (NNP) nominated fifteen (15) candidates each.
...Read More >>>|
| 2/21/2018 || EASTERN CARIBBEAN CURRENCY TO BE OVERHAULED||0|
|The Eastern Caribbean dollar banknotes will be getting a major overhaul, says the issuer of the currency, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB).
At a recent press briefing following an ECCU Monetary Council Meeting in St Kitts, council chairman prime minister of Dominica Roosevelt Skerrit, sa...Read More >>>|
| 2/15/2018 || ELECTIONS OFFICE DISMISSES OPPOSITION CLAIMS OF VO...||2|
|The Parliamentary Elections Office in Grenada has dismissed claims made by the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) that the names of some people on the voters’ list are being transferred from one constituency, to another.
In response to this, voter and civic registration officer, Ferdin...Read More >>>|
| 2/8/2018 || GRENADA CELEBRATES 44 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE||2|
|Grenada celebrated its 44th anniversary of political independence from Britain yesterday with a public holiday, the traditional military parade and Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell keeping an eye firmly on next month’s general election.
“This current generation of Grenadians who have inherited t...Read More >>>|
| 2/5/2018 || GRENADA CLAMPS DOWN ON DRIVERS USING MOBILE DEVICE...||0|
|The Grenada police Monday said it would enforce regulations that would allow for drivers to pay fines of up to EC$5,000 (US$1,850) if they are caught using a mobile device while driving.
Head of the Traffic Department of the Royal Grenada Police Force, ASP Linford Kingston, said motorists could h...Read More >>>|
| 1/30/2018 || GENERAL ELECTIONS TO BE HELD IN GRENADA ON MARCH 1...||0|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has declared Tuesday, March 13, 2018, as the date for general elections in Grenada, an important and historic anniversary for the country, marking 39 years since the People’s Revolutionary Government (PRG) was proclaimed on March 13, 1979, when Maurice Bishop’s New J...Read More >>>|
| 1/18/2018 || GRENADA RECORDS FIRST HOMICIDE FOR 2018||0|
|Grenadian authorities have charged a 37-year-old man with the murder of former police officer, Curtis Calliste, as Grenada records its first murder for 2018.
Police said that the 42-year-old former police officer was killed on Monday in the St. Patrick community and that Glen Andrew had been char...Read More >>>|
| 1/18/2018 || POLITICAL DEBATE IN GRENADA HEATS UP AHEAD OF GENE...||1|
|With the date for the next general elections in Grenada due to be announced later this month, political debate in the country is heating up in anticipation of a polling day in March.
Pointing to the lack of innovation on agriculture and the significant trade imbalance between Grenada and its trad...Read More >>>|
| 1/11/2018 || GRENADA TO HOST CDB’S 48TH ANNUAL MEETING||0|
|Grenada will host the 48th Annual Meeting of the Board of Governors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), which is scheduled to take place on May 30 and 31, 2018. The programme for this year’s Meeting will focus on resilience, against the backdrop of one of the most devastating hurricane seasons ...Read More >>>|
| 1/11/2018 || GRENADA TO BE REMOVED FROM EU BLACKLIST||1|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell says Grenada is expected to be removed from the European Union Blacklist by the end of January.
The decision to remove Grenada, one of 17 countries blacklisted by the EU, is expected to follow a meeting of the Financial and Economic Unit of the OECD set for Januar...Read More >>>|
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