St Kitts and Nevis: PM Timothy Harris returns 800 acres of land to public

He stated that 800 acres of 1700 acres forfeited by the Douglas-led Administration were now returned to the people by Prime Minister Timothy Harris-led government.

PM Timothy Harris returns 800 acres of land to St Kitts and Nevis' citizens
PM Timothy Harris returns 800 acres of land to St Kitts and Nevis' citizens

St Kitts and Nevis: While continuing his league to announce his new decision for the people of St Kitts and Nevis, Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris stated that his government has declared to return the 800 acres of land from Labour’s Land for Debt Swap. 

He stated that 800 acres of 1700 acres forfeited by the Douglas-led Administration were now returned to the people by Prime Minister Timothy Harris-led government. The PM Harris-led St Kitts and Nevis government has redeemed another 400 acres of land from Labour’s Land for Debt Swap. 

This brings to 800 acres the number of lands redeemed for ordinary people. 

Earlier, Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris provided unprecedented income and budgetary support to Nevis. He stated that they approved a 46.6 percent increase in annual Budget support for Nevis to $66M. 

He said, “Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dr Timothy Harris has agreed to request of the Premier of Nevis to increase budgetary support to the Nevis Island Administration from $45 million per year to the largest amount of $66 million, an increase of 46.6 percent.”

Prime Minister Timothy Harris stated that unprecedented income and budgetary support had been given to the #Nevis Island Administration since 2015 under the leadership of Prime Minister Dr Timothy Harris. Both former Premier the Late Vance Amory and current Premier Mark Brantley have both been on record several times.

The Federal government, led by Dr Timothy Harris, has the best record of support for the people of #Nevis and the Nevis Island Administration (NIA). 

The record of support has been described by Premiers Hon Vance Amory and Hon Mark Brantley as the best ever.

In 2022 the Harris led administration agreed with a request of the Premier of Nevis to increase the historic budgetary support to the NIA from $45 million per year to the largest amount of $66 million, an increase of 46.6 percent.