Ms. Eliza “Liza Liburd Jeffers” Flanders of Hamilton became the newest centenarian on Nevis when she celebrated her 100th birthday on November 30, 2019. She joins the only other living centenarian on the island Ms. Mary Browne, of River Path in Gingerland who celebrated her most recent birthday on November 01, 2019.
Hon. Eric Evelyn, Minister of Social Development in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), is urging communities on Nevis who are planning on hosting Christmas tree lighting activities in their area to notify the Department of Community Development of their plans for addition to the department’s official list.
A number of persons were honoured by the Department of Social Services’ Senior Citizens Division in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) in its final event dubbed “Afternoon on the Lawn” on the grounds of Government House at Bath Plain on October 31, 2019, bringing an end to the month-long celebration of older persons on the island.