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Antigua: Prisoner died of heart attack

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Antigua Observer:-  A postmortem conducted on the body of the prisoner who died in his jail cell last month revealed 67- year-old Wilbert Paul’s death was as a result of heart at- tack. Pathologist, Dr. Lester Simon conducted the autopsy earlier this month (February), following the December 31, 2017, discovery of Paul’s lifeless body. Paul was Read More

Antigua: Murder accused admits to killing friend

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Antigua Observer:-Shawnoy “Moon” Anthony has pleaded guilty to murdering his friend Kezron “Virus” Meade. And, the dead man’s family said they’re pleased that “closure is finally coming” as they anticipate the sentencing which is set for March 16. Meade was 32 at the time he was gunned down on the evening of August 11, 2015 Read More

Significant upgrades in the pipeline for the Antigua State College

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The unfinished Learning Resources Centre at the Antigua State College has been described as an eyesore by many. The building has been under construction for over 10 years The Antigua Barbuda Labour Party (ABLP) administration will be dedicating significant resources to restore the physical plant at the Antigua State College (ASC). Gaston Browne, prime minister Read More

No new measles cases reported in Antigua

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Taken from google images Health officials in Antigua and Barbuda say they have stepped up surveillance to ensure that there are no primary or secondary cases of measles in the country. Dr. Rhonda Sealey-Thomas, chief medical officer, said that the department of health conducted strong follow-ups with contacts to ensure that residents were immunised as Read More

The Ayre Group and the Government of Antigua to Develop New Luxury Resort on Valley Church Beach Funded in Whole with Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Profits

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A new and unique five star resort in Antigua was announced by the Ayre Group today. The development is located on the Valley Church beach and design work is already underway, with works scheduled to commence on site in late summer of 2018. The construction cost of the resort is expected to be in excess of USD $100m and Read More

LIAT Team up with Antigua to Promote Carnival

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LIAT, The Caribbean Airline, has teamed up with the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority and the Antigua and Barbuda Festivals Commission to promote Antigua Carnival 2018. The airline is reaffirming its partnership with the “Greatest Summer Festival” as they undertook a joint promotion during Trinidad’s 2018 Carnival. LIAT’s Corporate Communications Manager, Shavar Maloney noted that Read More

Antigua and Barbuda Workers Union wins landmark case

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MORE ARTICLES ST JOHN’S – The Antigua and Barbuda Workers Union (ABWU) has won a landmark case in the Inustrial Court against the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) on behalf of the Bank’s employees. Related articles In a statement, the ABWU, says the outcome is likely to have repercussions across the industrial landscape in Antigua Read More