August 2022

Gaiton Charged for Murder

August 03, 2022 in National

The Police have formally charged 21-year-old Eson Gaiton of Upper Market Street for the murder of Junior Mervin Stephens of Bramble Crescent, Tabernacle. The offence was committed on July 10, 2022, in Cayon. He was charged on July 31, 2022, and remanded at Her Majesty’s Prison....

Antigua: 3 Customs officers charged with fraud

August 03, 2022 in Regional

A Customs Officer and two brokers have been charged with fraud and corruption. It is alleged that sometime in 2017 at Deep Water Harbour, Customs officer Joezine Christian and customs brokers Rowan Matthew and Foster George swindled their way into gaining millions in government revenue from...

US defies China

August 03, 2022 in International

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi arrived in Taiwan late Tuesday, becoming the highest-ranking American official in 25 years to visit the self-ruled island claimed by China, which quickly announced that it would conduct military manoeuvres in retaliation for her presence. Pelosi arrived...