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PUBLIC LECTURE The University of West Indies has partnered with the UNESCO National Scientific Slave Route Project Committee to host the first of two public lectures starting at 7:00pm on Tuesday November 8th 2011 at its campus in The Gardens Basseterre St. Kitts. Students, Teachers, Principles, Citizens and the General […]

Resistance in St. Kitts


KL Freelance Reporter On the eve of the 28th anniversary of St. Kitts and Nevis, a state service was held at the Wesley Methodist Church Seaton Street. In 2011, the Independence Thanksgiving Service was organised jointly by the St. Kitts Christian Council and the St. Kitts Evangelical Association.

MESSAGE FOR ST. KITTS-NEVIS INDEPENDENCE: “COMPASSION IS COSTLY”





Basseterre, St. Kitts Chart-topping Reggae artist and founding member of the world renowned Reggae group UB40, Ali Campbell has joined the line-up for this year’s St. Kitts Music Festival, which will take place on desisland from June 23-25, 2011. As UB40’s lead singer, Ali Campbell has sold over 60 million […]

UB40’S Ali Campbell Joins the Line-Up for the 15th Annual ...


ROTARY SPEAKS With Rev. Dr. Wycherley Gumbs At their weekly breakfast meeting on Wednesday. 23 February the Rotary Club of Liamuiga was host to Rev. Dr. Wycherley Gumbs, Superintendent of the Methodist Churches in St. Kitts. His talk was entitled ‘LEST WE FORGET’ bearing direct relation to the reflections of […]

ROTARIANS REFLECT ON ‘HERITAGE’




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BECOME A PUBLISHED AUTHOR WITH OUR “WHAT CHRISTMAS MEANS TO ME” ESSAY COMPETITION We here at Kittivisian Life are hosting an essay competition for school children in the Federation. The competition is in two (2) categories; Primary Schools for ages 7-11 and Secondary Schools ages 12-16 and seeks to create […]

KITTIVISIAN LIFE LAUNCHES ESSAY COMPETITION


The 5th Annual History and Heritage Week of Activities, held every year from the third week of February, will be officially launched by the Hon. Prime Minister at 7:45 pm on Saturday 13 via a radio and television broadcast on ZIZ. In Nevis, the Opening Ceremony, on Sunday 14th will […]

The 5th Annual History and Heritage Week of Activities



By Jacqueline Armony and Lindon Williams The Southeast Peninsula is perhaps the last major economic frontier on St. Kitts. The heritage resources of this area are both natural and cultural. The natural environment is particularly significant because the special geography of the area allowed for a different development from the […]

THE HISTORY AND HERITAGE RESOURCES OF THE SOUTH EAST PENINSULA ...



2008 closed on a euphoric high for those of us of African descent, when Barack Obama was elected President of The United States of America. That we have arrived at this point in history, 40 years after Dr Martin Luther King Jr. told us ‘I have a Dream,’ the election […]

Editorial February 2009