GRENADA

No passport sales here: Grenada denies money exchanged for citizenship

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ST GEORGE’S –  Grenada does not sell diplomatic passports. That’s the strong response of the Chairman of Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) in Grenada, Kaisha Ince at the height of damning reports that a Ukrainian businessman was repaid US$1 million after he failed to obtain a Grenada diplomatic passport. “This information is false. We do not Read More

Letter: Reckless driving in Grenada is ruining too many lives

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Dear Sir:Reckless driving in Grenada is highly dangerous; it’s about time to stop prioritizing speed over safety. Some drivers, especially bus drivers are going at speeds that defy belief, and such drivers are the cause of grave accidents, which inevitably results in death. Recently, the driving by a young man whose alias was “Iguana” was Read More

Commentary: Undefined pension reform touted in Grenada

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By J. K. Roberts Pension reform has being touted animatedly by Keith Mitchell’s New National Party (NNP) government as a reasonable and realistic solution to the problem of reinstating pensions to public officers. But is there really a genuine problem with the overdue and lingering reinstatement of the constitutional state pensions? The answer is a Read More

Ukrainian businessman sends a million dollars for Grenada diplomatic passport

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By Kenneth Rijock MIAMI, USA — In the opaque world of diplomatic passport sales, it is definitely caveat emptor (let the buyer beware). Last year, a Ukrainian businessman*, who is linked to Dubai, and who wanted to buy a diplomatic passport from a cooperating Caribbean country, contacted citizenship consultants Henley and Partners. A Henley officer Read More

Increase in Pure Grenada Tourism arrivals is promising

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St. George’s, Grenada – Stay over visitor arrivals to Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean are up 5% to 71,679 overall for the first half of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016 as per Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) data. From January to June 2017, Grenada saw an increase of 10% to 31,564 in Read More

9-month-old baby shot and killed after drive-by in Grenada

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Source: Family John Brown & Shaquille Chamberlain…..Source: Grenada PD GRENADA, MS (Mississippi News Now) – A 9-month-old baby was shot in the head in North Mississippi. It happened in the 900 block of Adams Street in Grenada. 20-year-old John Brown III and 18-year-old Shaquille Chamberlain are both in the county jail charged with murder. “This Read More

A 9-month-old baby shot and killed after drive-by in Grenada

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Source: Family John Brown & Shaquille Chamberlain…..Source: Grenada PD GRENADA, MS (Mississippi News Now) – A 9-month-old baby was shot in the head in North Mississippi. It happened in the 900 block of Adams Street in Grenada. Twenty-year-old John Brown the 3rd and 18-year-old Shaquille Chamberlain are both in the county jail charged with murder. Read More

Two charged in shooting death of 9-month-old Grenada baby

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John Brown (left) Shaquille Chamberlain (right) Source: Grenada PD Rashan Riley….Source: Family GRENADA, MS (Mississippi News Now) – Two suspects have been arrested and charged in the shooting death of a baby in Grenada.    Twenty-year-old John Brown III and 18-year-old Shaquille Chamberlain are charged in the murder of 9-month-old Rashan Riley. Police say baby Rashan was Read More

Grenada postpones Panorama competition

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Organizers of Grenada’s carnival on Saturday announced the postponement of the annual Panorama competition. The competition, usually held on the Saturday night of carnival, will now be held next Saturday – August 19. The competition was scheduled to start at 7:00pm on Saturday, however the event did not get off the ground although the registered Read More

Grenada church leaders recommends changing public holiday

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Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Church leaders in Grenada are calling on the authorities to stop observing October 25 as a public holiday. The holiday commemorates an event that led to the downfall of the country’s first left wing administration. A committee established by the Conference of Church Grenada (CCG) has submitted a number Read More