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Davidson Egarnes ‘Did Not Deserve to Die’ – Family Saddened

Davidson Egarnest, Saint Lucia’s 33rd homicide victim according to family would have turned 21 on August 9. Egarnest was fatally stabbed on July 31in Micoud during a violent confrontation. The alleged attacker is ‘well known’ to the victim. The official postmortem findings released on August 2 on Davidson Egarnest’s death …

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A Suspect is in Police Custody in Connection with 33rd Homicide

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a twenty one (21) year old resident of New Extension, Micoud, namely David Egarnest. Officers attached to the Micoud Police Station received a report reference to a stabbing, at the Micoud Playing Field, about 10:00p.m. on Monday, July 31, 2017. Egarnest …

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The Labour Party mourns the loss of Party Stalwart, Sister Prisca Augustin, from Marisule, Gros Islet who passed away on Thursday July 27 after a very brief period of illness. Prisca Augustin’s membership in the Labour Party spans several decades, going as far back as the 60s and 70s when …

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Saint Lucia observes World Breastfeeding Week

Press Release:-The Ministry of Health and Wellness joins the rest of the world in celebrating World Breastfeeding Week, which is observed every year from August 1-7th. The theme this year is “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together”, which calls for a collective effort   in creating a conducive and supportive environment that encourages all …

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Saint Lucia Signs on Principle 10

Saint Lucia has become a signatory to the Principle 10 negotiations aimed at establishing an agreement that would provide citizens in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) an opportunity to be involved from the onset in the decision-making process on environmental matters. Principle 10 – otherwise known as the environmental …

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Ciceron Man Nursing Stab Wounds to the Neck

Imbert Emmanuel, believed to be in his early 20s was reportedly stabbed in the neck and chest area during a scuffle in Ciceron, Castries.  The incident occurred between 6 pm and 7 pm August 1. The suspect who allegedly inflicted the nearly fatal injuries is known to the victim according …

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