October 23, 2019

Cayman Islands opposition reacts to the Governor’s Office Statement on Chodhury

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Following the issue of a release from the Governor’s Office this afternoon stating that Mr. Choudhury would not be returning to his post as Governor here in the Cayman Islands but would be re-assigned to another diplomatic post in London, the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. Ezzard Miller, has issued the following statement: “It […]

The Editor Speaks: Petitions

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We now have two rival petitions circulating in our country both concerning our governor. We published the former “Bring Back Choudhury‘ petition” that I supported but now we have a second one we have published today advocating our very own (and Deputy Governor) Franz Manderson for the top job of Governor. That in itself is […]

Cayman Islands Opposition Leader writes two memos regarding Governor Anwar Choudhury

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Memo 1 July 29, 2018 Memorandum To His Excellency the Acting Governor: This is regarding your letter to editors of July 26, 2018, a copy of which the Governor’s Office emailed to me on the same date. I write to communicate to you a number of concerns raised by your letter and how it was […]

A Petition – “Bring Back Cayman Islands Governor Choudhury”

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Circulating throughout the Cayman Islands is a people-initiated petition calling for the UK Government to “Bring Back Governor Choudhury”. Since the UK recalled Governor Anwar Choudhury on June 12, 2018 they have not released any information at all on the reasons why he was recalled or the subject of the investigation. Fresh in the minds […]

Cayman Islands Governor’s office issues statement on withdrawal of Governor Chaudhury

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The Office of the Governor issues a statement in response to media coverage and requests for information about the withdrawal of Governor Anwar Choudhury to London.  The statement says the conduct investigation is being carried out in accordance with established procedures in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and that it is not possible at this […]

Coat of Arms celebrations

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Cayman Islands Coat of Arms celebrations continue in the UK Following on from the very successful event held on Monday evening at Durbar Court, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) ,where celebrations were held for the 60th anniversary of the Coat of Arms and where Caymanians showcased, to a large audience, the rich history, great culture […]

Cayman Islands NSC takes action to tackle serious crime

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The National Security Council met on the afternoon of 10 April for its first session since the arrival of new Governor, Anwar Choudhury.  The agenda included strategic issues to tackle burglary, armed robbery as well as the importation of guns and drugs. Following the NSC meeting the Governor commented that “Since arriving in Cayman I […]

Cayman Governor tours ORIA/JMU

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Cayman Islands Governor tours ORIA, Joint Marine Unit · Governor Choudhury tours Owen Roberts International Airport and Joint Marine Unit. · He discusses security, logistics for airport users and business opportunities. · Governor also interacts with some visitors. Grand Cayman (GIS) – His Excellency the Governor, Mr. Anwar Choudhury toured Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) […]

The Editor Speaks: What did Easter mean for you?

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Did you celebrate Easter by going to church? I hope you did. If you didn’t, what did you do? Easter is supposedly a celebration of Christ’s Resurrection. Therefore, being in a Christian country, shouldn’t appearing in a Christian church over the last four days (and I am not including the Holy Christian Maundy Thursday as […]

The Cayman Islands Governor Swearing-in Ceremony on YouTube

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· Governor’s Swearing-in Ceremony can be viewed on government’s YouTube channel. · The Governor highlighted his four priority areas in his initial months in office. · He received a 21-gun salute and Royal Salute and inspected a guard of honour. Grand Cayman (GIS) – The entire LA proceedings for the swearing-in ceremony on Monday, 26 […]