Tag archive for ‘governor’
By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024

New elections will be held on July 18

PHILIPSBURG — It is a done deal: Governor Baly has signed the national decree to dissolve the Parliament based on Article 59 of the Constitution. New elections will be held on July 18. When former Prime Minister More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, May 19th, 2024

Buncamper: Governor applying unconstitutional, unlawful norms in denying Emmanuel, Peterson

PHILIPSBURG — Deputy Leader of the Nation Opportunity Wealth (NOW) party Claudius Buncamper on Sunday said that Governor Ajamu Baly must substantiate that the appointment decisions regarding Raeyhon Peterson More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, May 5th, 2024

Questions abound after screening process

The recent screening process for ministerial candidates in the Mercelina cabinet has sparked a whirlwind of questions and concerns about political leadership, transparency, and the efficacy of governance in St. More...

By The Publisher On Friday, May 3rd, 2024

Government of Sint Maarten Starts with Vacancies due to Governor’s Intervention

PHILIPSBURG — Today, part of the Mercelina cabinet was sworn in on Sint Maarten. At the beginning of the ceremony, it became clear that Governor Baly has remained adamant in his refusal to install two candidate More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, May 2nd, 2024

The Screening Process Screams for Reform

By Terrance Rey One thing has become crystal clear in the screening of ministerial candidates for the new government under the leadership of formateur Dr. Luc Mercelina (URSM), and that is that there is too much More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, March 30th, 2024

Mercelina gets another deadline for presenting new government

PHILIPSBURG -- Governor Baly has given formateur Dr. Luc Mercelina a new deadline for submitting the composition of his government. Mercelina has to submit his final report by April 26. The reason for the delay More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021

Emmanuel questions who or what is keeping Brison from being sworn in

~ PM, Governor owes public an update ~ PHILIPSBURG -- Independent Member of Parliament Christophe Emmanuel on Tuesday issued a public call to Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs and His Excellency Governor Eugene Holiday, More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, December 13th, 2020

PFP: Pro Soualiga Does Not Speak for the People

  PHILIPSBURG – Party for Progress Members of Parliament Melissa Gumbs and Raeyhon Peterson issued a media statement on Monday, 14 December 2020, stating that the faction has taken note of a letter sent by Foundation More...

By The Publisher On Friday, December 4th, 2020

Brison questions Governor about screening process

PHILIPSBURG – Under the guise of “considering the position of minister in Country St. Maarten” Denicio Brison has asked Governor Drs. Eugène Holiday 24 questions regarding the screening process of ministers. More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

Remembrance Day commemoration 2020

HARBOUR VIEW – Today, May 4, 2020, we observed 2 minutes of silence in remembrance of the men and women who gave their lives in the fight to protect our democracy and freedom during War and Peacekeeping Missions. Our More...