Four men and a woman were arrested in the wee hours of Friday at a popular nightspot in West Ruimveldt, Georgetown with two illegal firearms, several rounds of ammunition and a quantity of ganja.Reports are that Police swooped down on the Ballaz Wash Bay Bar between 01:30h and 02:30h and conducted a search on the occupants. During the search, a .38 revolver with six live rounds of ammunition, one air gun and a quantity of marijuana were discovered.Guyana Times understands that one of the men who was arrested was fingered in a shooting during a football game in West Ruimveldt. The five persons are expected to be charged shortly.On Thursday, an Annandale, East Coast Demerara, man was taken into custody after he was found with two illegal handguns and several rounds of ammunition.According to reports, the unemployed man, 24, was arrested in South Ruimveldt, Georgetown, after Police received a tipoff.Police at about 12:40h went to a house in the area where they found a .38 revolver and a 9mm pistol, along with three rounds of ammunition.
Related Items: Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp#TurksandCaicos, October 6, 2017 – Providenciales – Digicel’s Chairman, Denis O’Brien, visited the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) on Tuesday, October 3rd, to get a first-hand account of the impact of the recent hurricanes on the cluster of Islands.His itinerary included meetings with His Excellency Dr. John Freeman, Governor Hon. Anya Williams Deputy Governor, Hon. Premier Charlene Cartwright Robinson, Hon. Sean Astwood Deputy Premier, Hon. Delroy Williams Minister of Telecommunications and Hon. Edwin Astwood Min. of Health in Grand Turk to discuss Digicel’s plans for further investment in the rebuilding of the TCI.Mr. O’Brien’s trip also incorporated a meeting with the hard-working Digicel technical team in Providenciales and Grand Turk. “I am very impressed with the hard work and dedication that the team displayed in such a difficult time. It shows in the rapid recovery that I’ve seen here today only two weeks after Hurricane Maria impacted The Turks and Caicos Islands. I can assure you Digicel will continue to be a pillar of strength in the community as the resilient TCI team continues recovery efforts,” Mr. O’Brien stated.Jay Saunders, one of Digicel TCI’s founding Directors said of Denis O’Brien’s visit, “This signals that the TCI is top of mind to Digicel. In fact, the urgency with which the network restoration has been treated, with the team of engineers on the ground in quick time, sends a strong message that the loyalty of the people of The Turks and Caicos Islands to Digicel has not gone unnoticed.”Digicel was the first mobile provider to restore 3G services in Grand Turk, a feat that according to Stephen Murad, Digicel TCI’s Chief Commercial Officer was a tremendous one for Digicel, he added, “Knowing that we were able to connect people in a desperate time of need brought us the greatest satisfaction. Our customers have been patient and understanding and we will continue to honour their commitment to us by working to restore the network fully.”“Full restoration will take more time in some places. We will be continuously updating our customers as we complete key areas of our TV and Broadband Network” said Addison Stoddard, Chief Technical Officer. Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos believes they must prove themselves without Cristiano Ronaldo instead of regretting allowing him to leave in the first placeThe Portuguese forward completed a shock €112m move to Juventus in the last transfer window and has quickly settled in at his new club.While Ronaldo enjoys his new life in Italy though, Real have endured a torrid start to the season with just the one win in their last six outings.However, Kroos has urged Los Blancos to move on instead of dwelling in the past following Tuesday’s 2-1 Champions League win against Viktoria Plzen.“Of course it’s changed a little bit,” said Kroos of Ronaldo’s exit, according to the Express.“But I think this is what the club wanted with this decision.“We started well into the season and had games where we scored three or four goals and nobody was missing him (Ronaldo).Fati and Suarez shine against Valencia at Camp Nou Tomás Pavel Ibarra Meda – September 15, 2019 With a mesmerizing first half from Ansu Fati and a brace from Luis Suarez in the second half, Barcelona demolished Valencia at Camp Nou.Valencia…“It makes no sense to speak about players that aren’t here.“He’s an unbelievable player, maybe one of the most important in history. That’s nothing that helps us now.“We have to do this without him, that’s the only way, and we’ve shown we can do it.“Of course we missed some goals in the last games and today we could have easily won 4-1, 5-1 or 5-2.“At the moment it’s a little bit difficult for us to score, but the only way to improve is to continue working and the ball will go in.”Real, who are only seventh in La Liga this season, will now prepare themselves for Sunday’s El Clasico against Barcelona at the Camp Nou on Sunday.