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  Basseterre, St. Kitts, July 30, 2013 (SKNIS):  With Culturama just around the corner, the Ministry of Health has taken the opportunity to advise revelers to be safe during the festivities.    “It is that time of the year when some people are planning to “free up” themselves during Culturama and […]

MINISTRY WARNS CULTURAMA REVELERS


Basseterre, St. Kitts, The importance of knowing one’s HIV status comes to the fore once again as the National Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (NACHA) and its implementing organ the National AIDS Secretariat undertake National Testing Day on Friday, December 16, 2011.

FIND OUT YOUR STATUS AT THIS YEAR’S NATIONAL TESTING DAY


World Aids Day Message from Michel Sidibé Executive Director of UNAIDS 1 December 2011 Never before in the history of AIDS have we reached a moment where we are able to stand up and say with conviction the end of AIDS is in sight. It has been a year of […]

Game Changing Year



By G.A.Dwyer Astaphan, Parliament is in the process of passing ‘The Gang(Prohibition and Prevention)Act’. I have no problem with the concept. Gangs are bad news. At first blush, however, the Act could be a challenge for investigators as well as for prosecutors, as they try to gather and present the […]

GANGSTER PARADISE



CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS–TUESDAY, June 1st, 2010) The Hon. Joseph Parry’s efforts to bridge the gap on crime prevention continued through a recent Symposium on Crime hosted by his Ministry at the Pinney’s Beach Hotel. Held under the theme “Reclaiming our Society”, the Premier reiterated the role of parents and guardians with […]

Nevisian Premier Continues to Work on Crime Prevention




By Michael Fallahay, LMHC [Peace Corps volunteer] Gender-based violence against an intimate partner is one of the most under-reported and un-prosecuted crimes occurring in St. Kitts and Nevis. The recent sentencing of singer Chris Brown for his assault on Rhianna in California highlighted that partner abuse is not just a one-time […]

LET’S END DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE FEDERATION