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  1. Letter: Keith Mitchell NNP government: FailedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to make sensible information, fell for the trickery of Mitchell and the NNP. Three and a half years later, Grenada under Keith Mitchell has the highest unemployment rate in the world. This international statistic is a manifestation of the serious ...


  2. Grenadians Likely To Vote On Constitutional Reform In OctoberRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 16 | WINN FM 98.9

    ST GEORGE's Grenada - Grenadians are likely to vote in a referendum to change the island's constitution in October, but the final decision lies with the Keith Mitchell administration, the Chairman of the Constitution Reform Advisory Committee , Dr Francis Alexis has said. Earlier this week, the Senate approved the eight Bills that would allow for changes to the Grenada Constitution once two thirds of the voter population approve the measures.


  3. Commentary: Grenada - let's honour Manning's nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... However, I feel obligated to pay homage to a great man, whom I met personally when I was a lowly minister of the Grenada government. Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves said of Mr Manning, that there was no other leader in post-independence Trinidad that ...


  4. CARICOM firm in its decision to dissolve WICBRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 3 |

    ... cricket, says WICB vice-president After the CARICOM Heads of Government conference, held in Guyana ended on July 6, Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell told Jamaica Gleaner , "We will do everything possible to effect the decision," on July 6 in ...


  5. Singular voices not the way forward, charges PM MitchellRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... the Prime Ministerial subcommittee can call on any member of the Heads at any given time so the Prime Minister of Grenada will always be there to give support in whatever form because I would never remove myself from West Indies cricket. It is too ...


  6. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: In darknessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts Chairman of the Constitution Reform Advisory Committee , Dr Francis Alexis QC, confirmed in February 2016 that the final drafts of all the provisions needed for holding the constitutional referendum to effect reform to Grenada's 1974 independence constitution have been submitted to the government headed by the New National Party of Dr Keith Mitchell. J. K. Roberts is not an expert on the professional disciplines highlighted in his writings, but sees himself as having keen and passionate interest in public policies' advocacy and analysis.


  7. Grenada PM extends condolencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Trinidad Guardian

    St George's-On behalf of the Government and People of Grenada, Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell extends the most profound sympathies to the family, friends, and indeed, the People of T&T, on the passing of former Prime Minister, Patrick Manning. In a note to his family, Dr Mitchell describes his departed friend as a "charismatic leader, who loved people and promoted regional unity."


  8. Letter: Dr Mitchell and the NNP devalue Grenada. Time for 'Keith Exit'Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Keith Mitchell and the NNP then they are sadly disappointed. PM Mitchell, Gregory Bowen and the NNP has devalued Grenada to such a low value that the island now has the highest unemployment' rate in the world. Mitchell's economic policies and the ...


  9. Grenada PM Announces Major Cabinet Re-shuffleRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 30 | WINN FM 98.9

    ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada, June 29, - Prime Minister, Dr. Keith Mitchell, has announced a third re-shuffle of his administration, saying he believes it is crucial that the New National Party position itself for succession and success. Mitchell, who led the NNP to a second 15-nil victory in the last general election, three and a half years ago, told the nation, in a radio and television broadcast on Tuesday night, that "some of our colleagues will be relieved of various other duties to help direct constituency organizational matters.


  10. Grenada PM reshuffles cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... By Caribbean News Now contributor ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- In a national address on Tuesday, Grenada's prime minister, Dr Keith Mitchell, announced a number of changes in Cabinet ...


  11. CDB launches US$15 million education project in GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    Students of the J.W. Catholic Secondary School, one of six schools across the country that will be expanded or rehabilitated as part of the first phase of GEEP, funded by the Caribbean Development Bank ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- At the J.W. Fletcher Catholic Secondary School in Grenada, 217 boys and girls have been making do with inadequate space. Teachers and students work together creatively to make the best of the eight classrooms, spread across two blocks.


  12. Jules: The Way Forward For OECSRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | WINN FM 98.9

    St Kitts and Nevis : The 35 year old Organization of Eastern Caribbean States is looking to build on gains already made. In a message on OECS day on Saturday, the OECS Director General, Dr Jules Didacus, explained the way forward for the sub-regional grouping.


  13. Grant: Cost of Intra-Regional Travel Hampering IntegrationRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2016 | WINN FM 98.9

    St. Kitts and Nevis : The tax regime lumped on airline tickets, including those of regional carrier LIAT continues to be a source of concern for air travelers in the Caribbean. The matter was raised with the Federation's Tourism Minister Lindsay Grant, who was a guest on Friday's radio linkup between Antigua's Observer Radio and WINN FM in Basseterre.


  14. Letter: Keith, Bowen, Steele playing games with Grenlec-WRB, education, unemployment and healthRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: "Who want to play games let them play games." This is one of the most favourite quotes of the prime minister of Grenada Dr Keith Mitchell.


  15. Letter: Child rape cases on the rise in GrenadaRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The American Psychiatric Association states that "Children cannot consent to sexual activity with adults" and condemns any such action by an adult as "a criminal and immoral act which never can be considered normal or socially acceptable behavior". Grenada's NNP government of Dr Keith C. Mitchell is keeping quiet about a spate of rapes targeting children in Grenada.


  16. PM Browne To PM Mitchell, Back Off WICBRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | WINN FM 98.9

    St Kitts And Nevis : Antigua and Barbuda's Prime Minister Gaston Browne is publicly rejecting Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell call for the dissolution of the West Indies Cricket Board. Mr. Browne's declaration came during an address in St. John's , Antigua, to mark the 90th anniversary of the West Indies Cricket Board becoming a full member of the International Cricket Council the body governing international cricket.


  17. CARICOM cricket committee chairman opposes WICB dissolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Cricketer International

    ... be to plunge West Indies cricket into further chaos and confusion." Browne's comments come less than a week after Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said the WICB and the territorial boards were resisting change, which in turn was hindering West ...


  18. PM Browne rejects call for WICB dissolutionRead the original story

    May 31, 2016 | The Gleaner

    ... West Indies cricket into further chaos and confusion." The Antiguan leader's public revelation puts him at odds with Grenada's Prime Minister, Dr. Keith Mitchell, the current chairman of CARICOM's Sub-committee on cricket governance. Dr. Mitchell ...


  19. Letter: Keith, Bowen and NNP fight WRB-GrenlecRead the original story

    May 29, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and benefits. The benefits enjoyed by the employees of Grenlec are the envy of many employees at other companies in Grenada Apart from that the company in my view stands out as the BEST co-operative company in Grenada, Carriacou and Petite ...


  20. Mitchell to quit Caricom cricket committee's chairmanRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 |

    Bridgetown , May 28 : Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell is likely to step down as chairman of Caribbean Community's sub-committee on cricket governance, stressing he was not prepared "to play games" with the future of West Indies cricket. Mitchell has been at the forefront of spearheading efforts to effect the restructuring of the West Indies Cricket Board , and fully endorsed the recent Barriteau Report which last year recommended "the immediate dissolution" of the embattled WICB, reports CMC.