Home / News Updates (page 4)

News Updates

SECURITY GUARD RUN OVER BY AMBULANCE

One male individual is nursing wounds at the Owen King EU Hospital after being run-over by an ambulance near the Victoria Hospital. The male victim was reportedly stuck beneath the vehicle as medical officers rushed to render aid to him.

Read More »

CALIXTE GEORGE JR SAYS GOV’T IS SCAPE GOATING THE SLNT

A prominent member of the Saint Lucia national trust says the government’s destruction of the centuries old royal gaol was an act of desperation. Calixte Goerge junior believes the trust is being used as a foil by an incumbent eager to impress a key constituency.

Read More »

SPIDER IN FAVOR OF DEMOLITION OF DERELICT STRUCTURES

Lenard Spider Montoute

Social transformation minister, Lenard Montoute can be counted as one of the members of the cabinet in favor of levelling the abandoned buildings in Castries which may pose a safety hazard. This includes the recently demolished jail on bridge street.

Read More »

FRANCOIS REJECTS NEED FOR EXTENTION OF SOE

Attorney and human rights activist Martinus Francois has expressed concern about the extension of the state of emergency until September 30th. He is accusing the current administration of using the state of emergency as a ploy to fulfil its agenda. Solange alfred reports.

Read More »

NATIONAL TRUST STAGES PROTEST ACTION

Members of the Saint Lucia national trust wanted to make their presence felt outside the house parliament on Tuesday. The organization showed up in numbers to demonstrate their displeasure with the destruction of the historic building.

Read More »

BEAUBRUN DETERMINED TO BRING SAINT LUCIANS HOME

external affairs minister Sarah Flood-Beaubrun credits strenuous collaborative efforts for the recent return of Saint Lucia nationals. She has singled out the cruise ship agencies, the health ministry, SLASPA and other government agencies for praise. The high commissioner of Canada was the latest official to help secure the return of …

Read More »

PM DEFENDS DEMOLITION OF ROYAL GAOL

Prime minister Allen Chastanet declares that the government reserves the right to act unilaterally in the demolition of the royal Gaol. Chastanet is excited about plans to construct a new hall of justice and police headquarters on the site.

Read More »

JOSEPH SNUBS CALIXTE GEORGE JR

Minister for economic development Guy Joseph has denied involvement in the demolition of the royal gaol. Joseph who accuses opponents of misrepresenting the act snubbed a leading member of the trust in a debate on parliament steps over allegations of missing pages in a key document.

Read More »

CASTRIES SOUTH MP SAYS PUT YOUR GUARD UP

Deputy political leader of the St. Lucia Labor party Dr. Ernest Hilaire has accused the administration of acting in bad faith in the wake of the demolition of the royal Gaol and a leaked audio involving the voice of MP for Anse La Raye Dominic fedee promising contracts to a …

Read More »