CRICKET-WINDIES-Skerritt appointed to MCC committee

Cricket West Indies president, Ricky Skerritt, has accepted an invitation to join the Marylebone Cricket Club’s (MCC) World Cricket Committee. Skerritt, a former Cabinet minister in his native St Kitts and Nevis, was elected to the top post in CWI last March, replacing three-term incumbent Dave Cameron. “Serving world cricket…

FOOTBALL-BERMUDA-In-form Wells joins Bristol City in £4 million move

Bermudian striker Nahki Wells has joined promotion-chasing English Championship club Bristol City from Premier League club Burnley after cutting short a second loan spell at Queens Park Rangers. Uk media said 29-year-old Wells, who has been in fine form for QPR with 15 goals this season, signed on the dotted…

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS-AIRPORT- Airports authority to launch In-Transit Lounge at international airport

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) Airports Authority (BVIAA) will be launch its In-Transit Lounge at the Terrance B Lettsome International Airport on Saturday. Premier Andrew Fahie, speaking at the launch on Wednesday said the lounge will be for air passengers who are transiting through the Beef Island airport to catch…

GUYANA-POLITICS – President promises cash grants for families with school-aged children from oil money

Families with school aged children have been promised cash grants, once money from the oil industry starts pouring into the country’s coffers. President David Granger This was announced on Wednesday by President David Granger as he spoke during a rally in Essequibo, to the south of here. According to Granger,…

GRENADA-RIGHTS- Grenada to urged to undertake legal reform to protect children and the LGBTI community

GRENADA-RIGHTS- Grenada to urged to undertake legal reform to protect children and the LGBTI community by STAFF WRITER January 30, 2020Full News, NewsNo Comments69 views ST.GEORGE’S, Grenada, Jan. 30, CMC –

BAHAMAS- ENERGY – IDB provides funds to help the Bahamas promote renewable energy

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has approved a US$170 million Conditional Credit Line for Investment Project (CCLIP) to advance deployment of renewable energy in the Bahamas along with the first operation of the CCLIP in the amount of US$80 million. On Wednesday, the Washington-based financial institution said that this first…

FOOTBALL-WOMEN-LEAD St Kitts, Reggae Girls taste defeat

St Kitts and Nevis suffered a heavy drubbing while Jamaica’s Reggae Girls also tasted defeat on the second day of the CONCACAF Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship here Wednesday. Playing in Group B at H.E.B Park, St Kitts and Nevis were hammered 11-0 by powerhouses Canada, with Adriana Leon smashing four…

CRICKET-U19 CWC-SCOREBOARD New Zealand vs West Indies – quarter-final

Scoreboard of the ICC Under-19 World Cup quarter-final between New Zealand and West Indies at Willowmoore Park here Wednesday: WEST INDIES *K Melius c Lellman b Hancock 17 +L Julien c Ashok b Field 4 K Anderson b Keene 33 K McKenzie b Clarke 99 A Morris lbw b Clarke…