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Nigeria Rivers attack: Gunmen kill at least seven police officers

From BBC File photo of a police station in Rivers State, where gunmen opened fire on officers A manhunt is underway after a night of violence left at least seven police officers dead in Nigeria’s oil-rich Rivers State on Friday. Gunmen opened fire on a checkpoint in the southern state, then drove to two police […]

Scottish election 2021: Nicola Sturgeon celebrates ‘historic’ SNP election win

From BBC Nicola Sturgeon has hailed the SNP’s “historic and extraordinary” fourth consecutive victory in the Scottish Parliament election. With all the results in, the SNP has finished on 64 seats – one short of a majority but one more than it won in 2016. Ms Sturgeon said her priority was to steer the country […]

Statement of Condolence on the passing of Hubert Hughes, former Chief Minister of Anguilla

OECS Media Statement Saturday, May 8, 2021 — The OECS extends sincere condolences to the Hughes Family and to the Government and people of Anguilla on the passing of the Honourable Hubert Benjamin Hughes, former Chief Minister. The late Honourable Hubert Hughes served as Anguilla’s Chief Minister from 1994 to 1999, 1999 to 2000 and […]

Cayman: PWD/NRA teams prepare for Hurricane Season

Organisers Address Inspection Teams The Public Works Department (PWD) and National Roads Authority (NRA) completed their 34th consecutive joint hurricane preparedness exercise on Wednesday, 5 May 2021. Hurricane Shuttering Exercise Horizontal Line Up of Cars 050521 Teams testing for overall hurricane readiness, shuttered up key government buildings and shelters, checked and started standby generators and […]

4 Useful tips to give your house the right clean up

We all want a clean home. Not only will it impress our guests, but it’s also for our own health. However, not everyone knows how to do the right clean-up. Especially if you have a huge house, it seems impossible to clean it correctly as it can be overwhelming. There are ways how you can […]

Viable ways to improve your IT Department

The world of modern business heavily relies on IT technologies. This is true for literally every industry out there. Wherever you need to compile data, do projections, and process raw input, you’ll need computers.  The task of maintaining such networks belongs to the IT department. Today we’ll show you a few tips on how to […]

Hospitalizations and deaths of younger people soar due to COVID-19, PAHO Director reports

Countries will need to maintain or increase ICU bed capacity even further if infections continue to rise at current rates. In the past week, nearly 40% of all global COVID-19 deaths took place in the Americas.  Washington, D.C. May 5, 2021 (PAHO) – Hospitalizations and deaths of younger people are surging as the COVID-19 pandemic […]

St. K-N: PM Harris’ Statement on the passing of the Hon. Hubert Benjamin Hughes, former three-time Chief Minister of Anguilla

Pictured above are the Honourable Hubert Benjamin Hughes and his beloved wife, Mrs. Norma Hughes.  On his 87th birthday, the Government and people of Anguilla celebrated his life and legacy with a road naming ceremony and thanksgiving service in South Hill (Photo Credit: The Anguillian Newspaper).   Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris of St. Kitts […]

8 May Weather in Cayman

Sat May 8 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light easterly winds and smooth seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a cold front moves across Cuba. Humidity: 71% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 11.0 EXTREME (Same as yesterday) Expected temperatures – 75°F to 89°F. Yesterday: H 89.1°F L 74.5°FWinds: Today: ENE […]