Crime & Police 

All Saints Man Convicted For Impersonating Police Officer

Trevor Este of All Saints was convicted and fined $1,000 in All Saints Magistrate’s Court for Impersonating a Police Officer on Wednesday. He appeared before Magistrate Emmanuel and was ordered to pay the fine forthwith, or serve two months in prison. The Court heard that in January of 2015, he went to the home of a man in John Hughes, and pretended to be a police officer within the Sexual Offences Unit, conducting investigations into a rape case. He went as far as demanding money from the John Hughes resident…

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Health Regional News 

Antigua and Barbuda represented at 27th Meeting of Executive Board of PANCAP

The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV/AIDS (PANCAP) convened its 27th Meeting of the Executive Board on Wednesday, October 11th at the Beachcombers Hotel in St Vincent and the Grenadines. Antigua and Barbuda is being represented by Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and the Environment Walter Christopher. The meeting is designed to assess the Partnership’s progress towards the elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and Syphilis (EMTCT) and the UNAIDS 90-90-90 targets – 90 percent of people living with HIV know they have the virus, 90 percent of those…

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