Grenada utility again rejects PM’s allegations of political interference

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada — WRB Enterprises, the owner of Grenada Private Power Limited (GPP), a 50 percent shareholder of Grenada Electricity Services Ltd (Grenlec), has again rejected claims by Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell that it has interfered in local politics. In comments made at a rally for New National Party (NNP) supporters, Mitchell warned […]

Update: Homicide at Wilson Track; man arrested at LPIA for drug smuggling

Police are asking the public assistance to solve the country’s latest homicide. The victim of the country’s most recent shooting has been identified by officials as Cordero Pedican, 22, of East Street. According to reports, shortly after 8: 00 p.m. Tuesday evening, Pedican was visiting relatives at a home on Wilson Track when he was […]

Ministers’ social media accounts hacked

It seems not even cabinet members are immune to cyber attacks. Both Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, Peter Turnquest, and Darren Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs, issued statements yesterday stating that their Facebook accounts were hacked. The statement advised that any messages sent in either MP’s name […]

‘Black Panther’ blows away box office with $192M weekend

NEW YORK (AP) — A wave of feverish anticipation, fawning critical acclaim and groundbreaking cultural meaning pushed “Black Panther” to a record-setting $192 million debut in U.S. and Canada theaters, firmly establishing the superhero sensation as a box-office landmark. The Marvel film from the Walt Disney Co. blew past expectations to become the fifth-highest-grossing debut […]