NIA honours 10 for sterling contributions to development of Nevis
NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (September 20, 2019) — Ten Nevisians were honoured by the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) for their contribution to the development of Nevis, at the Independence Day Ceremonial Parade and Awards Ceremony at the Elquemedo. T. Willett Park on September 19, 2019. The event marked the 36th Anniversary of Independence of St. Kitts and Nevis.
Deputy Governor General of Nevis Her Honour Hyleeta Liburd presented engraved plaques to Mr. Carl Claxton and Mr. Brian Powell for their contribution to the field of Business; Mrs. Gwenneth Maynard and Mrs. Josette Myers for their contribution to the field of Education; Mr. Bernette Thompson for his contribution in the field of Entertainment; Mr. Collin Tyrell for his contribution in the fields of Community Service and Government; Mr. Laurie Lawrence for his contribution in the field of Public Service; Ms. Ermine Jeffers in the field of Health Care; Mr. Elvis Maynard in the field of Electricity and Mr. Franklyn Daniel in the field of Fishing.