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Tag Archives: death

  1. Tribute from Prime Minister (Ag) on passing of Sir Maurice King

    While the passage of time has a natural tendency toward the erosion of memories, a country ought never to forget the contribution of those who served it honestly, faithfully and with never a hint of animus. Sir Maurice Athelstan King was one such Barbadian whose service we ought never to minimise, and today, at his […]

    September 23, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  2. Murder in Fitts Village, claims of Fratricide?

    Police are investigating the most recent murder which happened about 10:30 yesterday morjning at Risk Road, Fitts Village, St. James. The deceased has been identified as JAMAR ANDRE CORBIN, 34 Years of Risk Road, Fitts Village, St. James. Brief Facts The report recived by the police stated that a man went to the residence of […]

    August 26, 2021Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  3. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley remembers the late Clairmonte Taitt

    Every so often, some shining light in our midst flickers out, and it is only then that we pause long enough to recognize the extent to which he or she illuminated the path we walked. Today, as I pause to pay tribute to Clairmonte Taitt at his passing, I cannot help but reflect on his […]

    June 10, 2021Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  4. Fatal shooting of Policeman in Rose Hill, St Peter

    Officers are investigating a fatal shooting at Rose Hill, St. Peter. This incident occurred about 9:05 last night, Saturday 22nd May 2021. S U M M A R Y The proprietor of a local establishment went to the home of the now deceased to alert him and summons his assistance to a situation where a […]

    May 23, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  5. CARICOM remembers late Anguilla Chief Minister Hubert Hughes as ‘Regionalist’

    CARICOM extended condolences on the passing of the former Anguilla Chief Minister Mr Hubert Benjamin Hughes, who died earlier this month. Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, in a message to Anguilla’s current Premier Dr Ellis Webster, extended the Community’s deepest condolences to Mr Hughes’ wife Norma and the Hughes family, as well as the Government and […]

    May 22, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  6. Alleged Stabbing in Pleasant Hall Land, St Matthias – Police seek Witnesses

    Officers from Hastings-Worthing Police Station are investigating the most recent murder. He sustained a number of puncture wounds about his body, at least one other person was also injured and was sent off to QEH with non- life threatening injuries. Police are now appealing for any information pertaining to this incident. Contact the Hastings-Worthing Station […]

    April 19, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  7. BLITHE SPIRIT (2021) Dan Stevens, Isla Fisher – Comedy

    Director: Edward Hall Writers: Noel Coward, Nick Moorcroft, Meg Leonard, Piers Ashworth Stars: Dan Stevens, Isla Fisher, Aimee-Ffion Edwards

    March 10, 2021Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  8. Charles Matz, author, renaissance scholar, dies at 96 – by Lasana M. Sekou

    Poet, renaissance scholar, dramaturge, novelist Charles Matz died at his home in Southampton, New York on February 12, 2021. He was 96. He leaves his children, Margaret Matz (architect, New York), Charles “Carlino” Matz III (professor, NYIT; architect, New Jersey), and Clare Ann Matz (multimedia artist, film director, Italy). He also leaves Antonio Lai da […]

    February 19, 2021BooksNo comments
  9. 93 Year Old Woman makes 16th COVID Fatality for Barbados

    Covid-19 has struck another death blow in Barbados. In the early hours of this morning, February 4, the disease claimed the life of a 93 year old Barbadian lady. With her passing, the number of Covid-19 related deaths in Barbados now stands at 16. At the time of her passing, the senior citizen had been […]

    February 4, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  10. MURDER AGAIN: This time in Upper Collymore Rock

    Police at Hastings Worthing Police Station are solving the circumstances surrounding the shooting death of Mekail Zeco Alonzo Harding 27 years of Williams Rd, Upper Collymore Rk. St Michael, which occurred about 9:15pm on Tuesday December 29th 2020. at William’s Rd. Upper Collymore St Michael. Circumstances About 9:26 pm Police received a report of a […]

    December 30, 2020Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  11. INHERITANCE (2020) Lily Collins, Simon Pegg – Thriller HD

    A patriarch of a wealthy and powerful family suddenly passes away, leaving his daughter with a shocking secret inheritance that threatens to unravel and destroy the family.

    November 21, 2020Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. Murder at Porters Road in Queen Street, St Peter

    Police are at a scene located at Porters Road, Queens Street, St. Peter where a young man was reportedly shot several times about his body by an armed assailant who later fled the scene. This report came to the Police at the Operations Control and the District E Police Station about 1235 pm on Thursday […]

    November 6, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Murder in the City on a Saturday Night like Eric Lewis wrote years ago

    Police are busy solving the most recent shooting incident which resulted in the death of 20 year old Tremaine Akeem Cummings from Gills Road, St. Michael. The 20 year old was confirmed dead on the spot. Rodney Inniss – Insp. (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    October 25, 2020Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  14. Former Frere Pilgrim resident is now most recent Road Traffic Fatality

    Police responded to the scene of a road traffic fatality which happened around 12:03 am on Sunday 20th September 2020 along Cox road, Christ Church. SUMMARY Two vehicles were travelling in opposing directions along the said road when for some reason still under investigation they both became involved in a collision. Both drivers lost control […]

    September 20, 2020Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Barbados Police solving Twin Newborn Deaths

    Police are carrying out investigations into the circumstances surrounding the unnatural deaths of two babies (2) weeks old. Circumstances On Wednesday August 19th, 2020 Police responded to a report at Rendezvous Terrace, Christ Church. On arrival the bodies of two babies (2) weeks old were discovered unresponsive. The related facts are that both of the […]

    August 21, 2020ControversyNo comments
  16. Tribute to Professor Owen Arthur, Former PM of B’dos 1994-2008

    Mr Chairman I join my colleagues from CARICOM countries in thanking you for agreeing to celebrate the life of Professor the Right Honourable Owen Arthur, former Prime Minister of Barbados. It is fitting that this meeting coincides with his funeral service now taking place in Barbados. Owen Arthur was elected by the people to serve […]

    August 17, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  17. Professor Arthur, laid in State at the House of Assembly – Bridgetown (Vol 5) August 14, 2020Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. Professor Arthur, laid in State at the House of Assembly – Bridgetown (Vol 4) August 14, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  19. TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT PLAN FOR STATE FUNERAL OF LATE PROF. OWEN S. ARTHUR

    All Barbadians are advised as a result of the state funeral for late Professor, The Right Honourable Owen Seymour Arthur which will be held on Friday 14th August 2020. There will be several road traffic changes which will affect several roadways at various stages to facilitate the event. The management of these closures will be […]

    August 13, 2020Breaking News, Events, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Professor Arthur, laid in State at the House of Assembly – Bridgetown (Vol 2) August 13, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  21. Professor Arthur, laid in State at the House of Assembly – Bridgetown August 13, 2020Photo Gallery, PoliticalNo comments
  22. Murder at Gills Gap: 26 year old Kadeem Bispham is dead

    Police at Black Rock Police Station are solving the death of a young male by firearm(s). This shooting incident was reported by a man who went into the station office. It occurred about 245 am on Friday 31st July 2020 at 2nd Avenue Gills Gap, Eagle Hall, St. Michael. Less than 100 meters from the […]

    July 31, 2020Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  23. BARBADOS ACCREDITATION COUNCIL (BAC) MOURNS THE PASSING OF FORMER PRIME MINISTER

    The BAC regrets the passing of the late Owen Seymour Arthur and further, recognises his contribution to education and to the regional integration movement, that he made. The Council credits his visionary leadership, which saw the establishment of both the Barbados Accreditation Council Act 2004 and the Caribbean Community (Movement of Skilled Nationals) Act, 2004. […]

    July 30, 2020EventsNo comments
  24. Address to Barbados by Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley on passing of 5th PM, Owen Seymour Arthur July 27, 2020Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. Owen Arthur tribute by Sir Shridath Ramphal

    “Barbados has lost a great son. CARICOM has lost a great West Indian. We are all the poorer for Owen’s going. And may CARICOM for all time be guided by his credo of regional integration that marked his service to Barbados and the Caribbean Community entire.”

    July 27, 2020Events, Photo GalleryNo comments