Another missing woman found, two men detained
Antigua Observer

Two men were detained by police over the weekend after lawmen found in their company, a mentally ill woman who was reported missing.

Calls for specific laws to address sexual assault
Antigua Observer

Attorney Warren Cassell has suggested that residents need to pressure parliamentarians in Antigua & Barbuda into updating the specific laws that deal with sexual harassment.

25-year-old Anneil Robin has been found alive
Antigua Observer

The police have confirmed that a 25-year-old Anneil Robin who was reported missing yesterday has been found alive.

Leroy King to challenge court ruling
Antigua Observer

Fraud accused and former administrator of the Financial Services Regulatory Commission (FSRC), Leroy King, plans to challenge the High Court’s ruling this week, not to grant him permission to apply for judicial...

Cabinet awaits police investigation into alleged sexual assault
Antigua Observer

Information Minister Melford Nicholas said that the Cabinet is waiting for the completion of a police investigation into allegations that a Member of Parliament (MP) sexually assaulted an 18-year-old girl before it...

Trump Says Paris Attack Will Have ‘Big Effect’ on French Election
Antigua Observer

President Trump inserted himself into the tumult of French politics on Friday, declaring that the fatal shooting of a police officer in central Paris would have “a big effect” when voters go to the polls on...

Bay Street Man Arrested on Suspicion of Drugs Trafficking
Antigua Observer

Andre Simmons of Dickenson Bay Street was arrested by the police on suspicion of drug trafficking, as investigations continue into a quantity of Drugs found at the General Post Office.

Trio Remanded for Unlawful Confinement
Antigua Observer

Three men were remanded to Her Majesty’s Prison on Thursday, after they appeared before the Court charged with Unlawful Confinement of Osuide Simpson. 25yr-old Dene Matherson and 27yr-old Glen Strann both of DeSouza...

Journalist arrested for robbing banks during lunch break
Antigua Observer

A Nigerian journalist and former United Nations employee was busted for robbing four Manhattan banks — all during his lunch hour, authorities said. Abdullahi Shuaibu, 53, was picked up by cops Monday and hit with two...

Attorney General rejects outside assessment of the prison
Antigua Observer

A little over a week ago the Caribbean Human Rights Network (CHRN) issued a press release calling for an independent assessment of Antigua and Barbuda’s prison. The human rights group stated that they were...

Police hunt for Jamaican man involved in robbery
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Apr. 18, CMC – The police in Antigua and Barbuda, are on the hunt for a Jamaican man who was reportedly involved in a recent robbery at a travel agency earlier this month....

Mother of Odin Lloyd says her heart goes out to killer’s mother
Antigua Observer

An Antiguan woman whose son was murdered in the US by a former NFL player says her heart goes out to the killer’s mother following his apparent suicide in prison. Ursula Lloyd has told Observer Media in a telephone...

Jamaican robbery suspect on the run in Antigua
Jamaica Observer

ST JOHN’S, Antigua (CMC) – The police in Antigua and Barbuda are on the hunt for a Jamaican man who was allegedly involved in a recent robbery at a travel agency earlier this month. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017...

Farm theft fine moving to maximum $3 million
Jamaica Observer

THE Government is seeking to amend the Agricultural Produce Act to increase fines for offences from a maximum of $250,000 to $3 million or up to five years imprisonment. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Jamaican...

US citizens need valid passports to enter, exit own country
Jamaica Observer

Q: My 10-year-old granddaughter, a US citizen, came to Jamaica for Easter. She has a plane ticket to return to the United States on Saturday. I noticed yesterday that her passport has expired. Her passport expired after...

Ginger warning
Jamaica Observer

The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries yesterday warned the public to be extra careful when purchasing green ginger. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT US citizens need valid passports to...

Passing Grade
Jamaica Observer

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday gave the thumbs up to Jamaica’s efforts to improve its economy under the six- month-old Stand-By Arrangement (SBA). Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Ginger...

PHOTO: Commissioner Quallo’s first day
Jamaica Observer

Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Passing Grade http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/Passing-Grade_96049 The International Monetary Fund (IMF) yesterday gave the thumbs up to Jamaica’s efforts to improve its...

Sponsors, health agencies welcome inaugural Observer health symposium
Jamaica Observer

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) will take centre stage at the Jamaica Observer “Your Health, Your Wealth Symposium”, which is set for April 25 at the Spanish Court Hotel. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00...

Good First Day
Jamaica Observer

Jamaica’s 29th Commissioner of Police George Quallo began his tour of duty yesterday from as early as 6:30 am, when he arrived at his office on Old Hope Road in St Andrew. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT...

Alleged mastermind in ATM scam from Romania
Jamaica Observer

THE alleged mastermind behind an automated teller machine (ATM) scam that has created apprehension in the banking sector was on Monday arrested by members of the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB). Local News Wed, 19 Apr...

Four alleged gangsters arrested in Clarendon
Jamaica Observer

THE police in Clarendon say four men believed to be members of gangs operating across the parish were taken into custody over the weekend. Local News Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMT Alleged mastermind in ATM scam from...

Tesha Miller fined $100; judge says penalty embarrassing
Jamaica Observer

Reputed gangster Tesha Miller was yesterday fined $100 for making a false declaration to Jamaican immigration officials, eliciting a comment from Parish Judge Sanchia Burrell that the maximum penalty for the offence under...

US advocate urges Holness to ensure JA benefits from ganja
Jamaica Observer

A former head of the United States National Women’s Political Caucus who was an influential fund-raiser for Barack Obama during his years as American president, has appealed to Prime Minister Andrew Holness to ensure...

Full roll-out of tablets in schools project soon, Wheatley says
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — The Government will shortly do a full roll-out of the Tablets in Schools initiative, following a successful pilot stage of the programme. Local News Tue, 18 Apr 2017 19:37:16 GMT...

WHO hails major gains against once 'neglected' diseases
Jamaica Observer

GENEVA, Switzerland (AFP) — The World Health Organization on Wednesday hailed "unprecedented progress" in the fight against 18 neglected tropical diseases -- including dengue fever and sleeping sickness -- which kill...

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