CCJ committee taking shape

CCJ committee taking shape

Several organisations signalled their intention to be part of the process leading to the adoption of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) as the nation’s final court of appeal. Head…

Danny weakens to a depression, another storm possibly on horizon

Tropical Storm Danny is no more. It was a storm as recently as 5 o’clock Monday morning, is now a tropical depression moving over the southern Leeward Islands, bringing much needed…

Mountain of smoke rises in the west

Mountain of smoke rises in the west

By Justin Peters On Saturday afternoon while residents of Antigua prepared for the arrival of Danny, rumors of a blazing fire were astir. More than a few eyewitness accounts described…

Ambassador Sir Ronald Sanders pays courtesy call on Bahamas colleague

Ambassador Sir Ronald Sanders pays courtesy call on Bahamas colleague

WASHINGTON, DC — Sir Ronald Sanders, the newly appointed Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda, and the country’s nominee for Commonwealth Secretary General, paid a courtesy call on Eugene Newry, Ambassador…

Leadership speaks as Antigua and Barbuda sails high

Leadership speaks as Antigua and Barbuda sails high

By Dr. George C. Brathwaite There are many times that the slow to discern can be lulled, not by the facts of a situation, but by the noise that erupts…

Antigua spared, and things return to normal

The people of Antigua and Barbuda are today breathing a collective sigh of relief as Tropical Storm Danny, was first downgraded from a Category 3 Hurricane to a Tropical Storm…

Club Lyfe invites public to join blood drive on Friday

Club Lyfe invites public to join blood drive on Friday

Club Lyfe invites one and all to join our fourth blood drive of the year. The event will take place Friday, August 28, 2015 from 3:00 – 8:00 p.m. outside Epicurean on Friars…

Children had fun and got awards at Police Summer Camp

Children had fun and got awards at Police Summer Camp

By Dr. George C. Brathwaite It was fun, talent on show, and the receiving of certificates of participation and other awards for the cadre of well-disciplined and enthusiastic children attending…

New retirement age coming soon

The Government of Antigua and Barbuda is committed to taking steps to fix the long-term problems of the Social Security Scheme including, the raising of the retirement age to the…

Tropical storm Erika forms

At 1100 PM AST (0300 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Erika was located near latitude 14.4 North, longitude 47.7 West. Erika is moving toward the west near 20 mph…