April 3, 2020

OPINION: COVID 19 – A Chinese/Russian Conspiracy

By Nathan ‘Jolly’ Green, March 31, 2020 The Chinese virus factory at Wuhan.  The questions I suppose we must eventually ask are, was the escape of the virus an act of sabotage? Was it an accidental escape? Was it a purposeful experimental act to infect the people of Wuhan, which got out of hand, and beyond […]

PM Harris makes national address on further Emergency Powers (COVID-19) Regulations under the State of Emergency now existing in St. Kitts and Nevis

Address to the Nation by Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris on the State of Emergency  Thursday, April 2, 2020  My Fellow Citizens and Residents: Today, Thursday, 2nd April 2020, I have asked His Excellency, the Governor General, to make further Emergency Powers (COVID-19) Regulations under the State of Emergency now existing in St. Kitts and Nevis. These Regulations […]

Cayman: Local cases of coronaviris rises to 28 positive

Five new cases of persons with coronavirus were announced today at the PM press meeting. This brings the total number of cases to twenty-eight with one death.. Also announced was the current soft curfew measures will be extended and toughened. The current alphabet system used to visit the supermarkets will be extended to all activities […]

OECS and Adapt’Action to launch Environment and Resilience Webinar Series

On April 8th 2020, the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and Adapt’Action will host the first of a two-part Webinar series on mainstreaming Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) and Gender Equality & Social Inclusion (GESI) into climate change adaptation strategies. The webinar will focus on the introduction of a new toolkit designed specifically for the Caribbean, which promotes efficient and […]

Jamaica: PM Holness announces nightly islandwide curfews for 7 days

From JIS Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced nightly islandwide curfews for a period of seven (7) days with effect from 8:00pm on April 1, 2020 to 6:00am on April 8, 2020. This is the latest in a series of measures announced by the Government to contain the novel coronavirus, COVID19, in Jamaica. The imposition […]

Car accidents: A list to help you stay safe on the road

Having a car accident is definitely not a pleasant experience. At first, it might seem like something that will happen just because of bad luck. But in reality, it can simply happen because of the way he behaves on the road. The best way to avoid an accident while driving is to follow a series of good habits, […]

Cayman: Teenager missing, RCIPS requests public assistance in locating him

From RCIPS March 31 2020 On Monday, 30 March, police received a report that Jared Johnson, age 15 of Bodden Town, had gone missing on Wednesday, 25 March, and had not returned home or been located since. Jared was last seen wearing a red shirt and red sports trousers. He is about 5’2” tall, of […]

Cayman: Single-Vehicle Fatal Collision on Rex Crighton Blvd – UPDATE

From RCIPS March 31 2020 Police can now confirm the identity of the deceased in the fatal collision which took place on Friday 27 March, on Rex Crighton Blvd, involving a red Toyota Prado. He is Trevin Sherwayne Garfield Roberts, age 41, a Guyanese national living in Cayman.  The RCIPS offers condolences to the family […]

Cayman: Statement from the Courts in relation to the Shelter in Place Policy as at Saturday, 28th March 2020

o   Persons who are required to attend at the Magistrates Court or Grand Court during the period of the Shelter in Place Policy, must contact Helpdesk 244 3842 for Civil or 244 3867 for Criminal Cases or contact by email to [email protected] o   Family Cases – persons who are required to attend for a Grand Court […]

Cayman Brac man charged with rape and other offenses

From RCIPS March 30 2020 A 24-year-old-man from Cayman Brac was charged with Rape and three other related sexual assault offenses as well as Breach of Curfew. Police and other emergency services were dispatched to a location in Cayman Brac, just after 9:15PM, on Friday, 27 March where it was reported that a woman had […]