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Guyana: Chief Elections Officer Lowenfield arrested as Police probe allegations of criminal conduct

Police on Saturday arrested Chief Elections Officer (CEO) of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM) in connection with allegations of criminal conduct relating to the...

Jamaica: Nude body of Anglican priest found at rectory in Chapelton

The nude body of Anglican priest Father Larius Lewis was found in the rectory in Chapelton, Clarendon, on Friday. The body was discovered by persons...

Jamaicans turning to vervine for COVID cure

A herb which is allegedly treating persons infected with COVID-19 is now in high demand in Portland and St Thomas. The vervine weed as it...

Jamaican family shaken by death of 17-year-old hours before getting 7 CSEC passes

Christopher and Andrea Jacobs were eagerly anticipating celebrating son Kristophe’s Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination results at the family home in Sydenham Gardens,...

Co$$ Cutters co-owner kidnapped in Trinidad

Police officers across three divisions were last evening searching for the men who abducted 67-year-old businesswoman Mary Ali early yesterday morning. Ali, of Juteram Street,...

Trinidad Government Issues Warning Regarding Pyramid Scheme

The Trinidad and Tobago government Wednesday warned citizens against getting involved in rich quick schemes as law enforcement authorities probe the multi-million dollar pyramid...

She was their world – Jamaican COVID patient died a day after her daughter’s birthday

Judith and Leighton Sharras had plans to celebrate their daughter Xanthe’s success in Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) when the portal opened last night. They...

Trinidad: Female cop on fraud charges for fake CXC certificate, worked for 4 years

A 35-year-old female police officer was granted $250,000 bail when she appeared before Justice of the Peace Stephen Young to answer five fraud charges. WPC...

Jamaica: Investigators track adults behind video of boy smoking

Investigators are hot on the heels of the adults behind a video circulating on social media, which features a child, not older than five...

Trinidad: Three charged with baby’s kidnapping

One woman and two men have been charged with the kidnapping of nine-month-old Sophia Rivas which occurred on September 15, 2020. Anjali De Gannes, 19,...

Trinidad: Cops seize cash, arrest 10 in alleged pyramid scheme

Mark Bassant At least ten people, including personnel from the Trinidad and Tobago Defence Force, have been detained and millions of dollars recovered from what...

Trinidad: Covid couple expecting baby

Newlyweds Vibert Campbell and his wife Adama have much to celebrate. While the coronavirus has put a damper on many activities for the young couple,...

Guyana: 133 New Cases and 1 More COVID-19 death to 65

Meanwhile, the Health Ministry also reported that Guyana recorded 133 new cases as of midnight last night. The day before, the country recorded 101...
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