Bus Driver charged with rape

With sexual offenses being of major concern on the island, the New Year has recorded its first incident of rape. The incident happened on January 1 against a 23-year old woman of Mardigras, St. George’s. According to a release from the Royal Grenada Police Force (RGPF), two males, Wayne Hyacinth, a 46-year old Bus Driver, and 50-year old Regis Mapp, a maintenance worker both residing at Morne Delice in St. David were jointly charged following a report that was made to the police. Hyacinth and Mapp have been granted bail in the sum of $20,000.00 with two sureties each, and … Continue reading

Gabriel Henry out, Oliver Joseph in

Former public servant Oliver Joseph has replaced the disgraced Gabriel Henry as the Caretaker in St. David’s for the main opposition New National Party (NNP) for the upcoming General Elections. Joseph, a former Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will be officially presented to the public on Sunday during a public rally at the Belle Vue Playing Field in St David’s. The NNP of former Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell was forced to look for an immediate replacement after Henry was charged by Police for an incident that occurred on Old Year’s night in which he alleged used … Continue reading

The incumbent National Democratic Congress (NDC) will be staging a major political rally on Sunday during which the final two new entrants to the team for the 2013 General Elections will be presented. The NDC has confirmed that former civil servants, Joseph Andall and Adrian Thomas will be the candidates for St. Patrick’s West and St. David’s Constituencies respectively. Andall was likely to be endorsed by the Members of the Constituency Branch of St. Patrick’s East on Tuesday. Former Works Minister Joseph Gilbert is currently the Member of Parliament for the constituency. Thomas who will replace the incumbent Michael Lett … Continue reading

Team NDC 2013 to be launched

The incumbent National Democratic Congress (NDC) will be staging a major political rally on Sunday during which the final two new entrants to the team for the 2013 General Elections will be presented. The NDC has confirmed that former civil servants, Joseph Andall and Adrian Thomas will be the candidates for St. Patrick’s West and St. David’s Constituencies respectively. Andall was likely to be endorsed by the Members of the Constituency Branch of St. Patrick’s East on Tuesday. Former Works Minister Joseph Gilbert is currently the Member of Parliament for the constituency. Thomas who will replace the incumbent Michael Lett … Continue reading

Right Start for New Born babies

Republic Bank (Grenada) Limited has reached out to a number of new born babies for the year. In a brief presentation ceremony to the proud mother at the Grenville Branch, one of Five babies born on January 01 was recognized. The baby was awarded a RightStart gift certificate valued at $100.00. The other New Year’s babies will also be awarded a gift certificate of the same value. The gift certificate entitles each baby to a RightStart account at any Republic Bank branch. This ongoing initiative is the Bank’s way of giving the babies the “right start” with the hope that … Continue reading

Kirani presented with title deed of land

Olympic Gold Medalist Kirani James has taken ownership of a parcel of land that is located at Palmiste Gardens in St. John’s. The land was promised to the Grenadian Jaguar by Local Attorney Ruggles Ferguson and his sister, Sandra Ferguson who are originally from the Parish of St. John’s after his gold winning performance at last summer’s sporting event in England. The Fergusons’ lived up to the promise that was made to the National sporting icon last September during his homecoming visit after winning the Olympic Medal in a time of 43.94 seconds on August 6, 2012 in the men’s … Continue reading

Kirani presented with title deed of land

Olympic Gold Medalist Kirani James has taken ownership of a parcel of land that is located at Palmiste Gardens in St. John’s. The land was promised to the Grenadian Jaguar by Local Attorney Ruggles Ferguson and his sister, Sandra Ferguson who are originally from the Parish of St. John’s after his gold winning performance at last summer’s sporting event in England. The Fergusons’ lived up to the promise that was made to the National sporting icon last September during his homecoming visit after winning the Olympic Medal in a time of 43.94 seconds on August 6, 2012 in the men’s … Continue reading

NUF to register new Symbol

The newly launched National United Front (NUF) is in the process of releasing its symbol after failing to obtain use of “The Rising Sun” that is owned by former Opposition leader, Michael Baptiste. NUF, which was launched on November 27, 2012, only learnt that the symbol was already taken when they went to register the party at the Electoral Office. One of the Organisers, attorney-at-law, Ferron Lowe who addressed the media at his law chambers on H. A. Blaze Street in St. George’s last week Wednesday refrained from revealing the new Symbol although it has been finalized. According to Lowe, … Continue reading

Kirani presented with title deed of land

Olympic Gold Medalist Kirani James has taken ownership of a parcel of land that is located at Palmiste Gardens in St. John’s. The land was promised to the Grenadian Jaguar by Local Attorney Ruggles Ferguson and his sister, Sandra Ferguson who are originally from the Parish of St. John’s after his gold winning performance at last summer’s sporting event in England. The Fergusons’ lived up to the promise that was made to the National sporting icon last September during his homecoming visit after winning the Olympic Medal in a time of 43.94 seconds on August 6, 2012 in the men’s … Continue reading

NUF to register new Symbol

The newly launched National United Front (NUF) is in the process of releasing its symbol after failing to obtain use of “The Rising Sun” that is owned by former Opposition leader, Michael Baptiste. NUF, which was launched on November 27, 2012, only learnt that the symbol was already taken when they went to register the party at the Electoral Office. One of the Organisers, attorney-at-law, Ferron Lowe who addressed the media at his law chambers on H. A. Blaze Street in St. George’s last week Wednesday refrained from revealing the new Symbol although it has been finalized. According to Lowe, … Continue reading