PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- Premier and Minister of Finance, Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1), along with Minister for Transportation, Works and Utilities, Hon Kye M. Rymer(R5), today took time out of their busy schedules to intermingle with several students in a classroom at the H.Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) in Paraquita Bay, Tortola.
In a Facebook
post this afternoon, October 3, 2019, Premier Fahie
said, "It is always a pleasure to visit the H. L Stoutt Community College to mingle with our future professionals and leaders who are preparing for the BVI of tomorrow. Minister Rymer and I were happy to hear from them."
In the photos posted, the Premier can be seen lecturing and illustrating to the students in a classroom, while Hon Rymer sat amongst those in the classroom watching the presentation of the Premier before giving his own 'Pep-talk'.
"As we visited their classrooms and the hallways on every floor, they shared with us their visions for tomorrow. We left there more inspired and knowing that as a Government we must continue to do our part to prepare the BVI for the best so that our children can lead a better BVI tomorrow," Premier Fahie
Just recently, the Hon Fahie
led Virgin Islands Party (VIP) commitment to education was lauded by persons in neighbouring US Virgin Islands (USVI).
In an editorial in the popular newspaper, Virgin Islands Daily News, they marvelled at how the Virgin Islands
was able to rebuild and refurbish several schools damaged by the hurricanes of September 2017 and was particularly impressed with the L. Adorothy Turnbull Building.