Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Law & Order

Guyana Minister Sues Newspaper Over Dual Citizenship Report

Stabroek News:-  Minister of Social Protection Amna Ally has sued Stabroek News and its Editor-in-Chief over a report on whether she had dual citizenship  even though she had refused to...

Jamaica Pastor Wants Age Of Consent To Sex Raised

Jamaica Observer:-  LOCAL clergyman Kenroy Edwards believes it is time Jamaica changes the age at which an individual may give consent to sexual relations. Speaking on yesterday's Jamaica Observer front page story, which...

PM Expresses Support For Police

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has voiced support for Saint Lucia police as they wrap up a one-week training session in human rights and social justice. The Session is being facilitated...

Kenyan Cop Sentenced To Death

BBC News:-  Kenya's High Court has sentenced a senior policeman to death for the murder of a detainee - one of two cases resulting in rare officer convictions. In a separate...

Castries Central MP Wants Sans Souci Park To Be Safe Zone

Asserting that she was ‘disturbed and troubled’ by recent reports, Castries Central MP, Sarah Flood-Beaubrun, has said that Serenity Park, which has been renamed the Sir George William Mallet Serenity...

Rapper In Car With Gun Shot Dead By California Cops

Sky News:-  Six police officers have shot dead a man they found asleep in his car with a gun on his lap, authorities in California said. Police have not yet officially...

Ministry Official Suggests CCTV Cameras To Help Secure Schools

An Education Ministry official has suggested that CCTV cameras could contribute to making school environments safe, but stopped short of endorsing firearms for school security personnel. “I don’t know whether...

Spokesman: Bill Cosby ‘Not Remorseful’ Because He ‘Did Nothing Wrong’

NBC News:-Bill Cosby, who was moved from special housing to the general population of a Pennsylvania  prison last week, is in good spirits and is "not remorseful," his spokesman says. “When I...

Nearly 80 Detainees Escape Haiti Prison

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — At least six people have died in nearly weeklong protests demanding that President Jovenel Moise resign in Haiti, which saw fresh tensions and a major...

‘Demented’ Male Causes Panic At Castries Primary School

A man, described as being 'demented', caused panic among staff and students of the Camille Henry Memorial School in Castries Tuesday morning. The incident occurred at approximately 8.20 am, according...