Author Archives: Damian George

The Ministry Of Environment Begins A Massive Distribution Of Reusable Bags To Shops And Community Supermarkets Islandwide

The Ministry of Health and the Environment has moved its ban on plastics to yet another level and is now criss-crossing this nation in a massive distribution of reusable bags. On Monday and Tuesday, Technicians from the Ministry of Health and the Environment spread across the island distributing dozens of boxes to a number of grocery stores, shops and outlets. ...

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A Horrific Crash Lands Two More In The Hospital

Two men remain hospitalised at this hour following a horrific car crash just outside Bolans Monday afternoon. But up to late Monday night, ABS News was not able to get the identification of the two. They were both unconscious when ambulances rushed them to the Mount St. John’s Medical Centre.

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An Alleged Drug Offender Is On Remand

A 41 year old man has been placed on remand for his alleged involvement in a major drug bust. Deon Perkins is behind bars for the time being in connection with the seizure of cocaine valued at almost 12 million dollars. Perkins, a resident of Union Road, Hatton was denied bail when he appeared in the Magistrates court on Friday. ...

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Hatton Resident To Appear In Court

41 year old Deon Perkins from Union Road, Hatton will appear in court today on a drug charges following a massive cocaine seizure on Wednesday. The Office of National Drug and Money Laundering Control Policy says 286 bricks of Cocaine weighing 741 pounds was seized along the Sir George Walter Highway. The drug has an estimated wholesale value of 11.8 ...

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Major Legal Victory For The Government On Barbuda Land Issue

The government has secured a major victory in the courts on the Barbuda Land issue. The High Court has refused the application by a group of Barbudans who had been seeking to block the enactment of the amendment to the Barbuda Land Act. The claimants in the case, including John Mussington, Trevor Walker, Devon Warner and Lilrose Burton, were seeking ...

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