Tobago records 3 murders in 10 days

By Elizabeth Williams THERE have been three murders in Tobago in ten days. The latest is 60-year-old father of two, Curtis James, who was found strangled on his bed at his home in Concordia on Saturday afternoon. Police officers said robbery appears to be the motive. The murder toll in Tobago for the year to date now stands at five. The latest comes as a spate of robberies in the Concordia area turned fatal. James, who was robbed recently at his home, was discovered dead shortly before 4 p.m. He was found lying…

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Trinidad: Another Murder Linked To Joey Elcock’s Death

  By  Rickie Ramdass AN EMPLOYEE of the Arima Borough Corporation was shot dead on Friday night. Homicide detectives believe his death may be linked to the murder of another D’Abadie man who was murdered at Sawmill Avenue, Barataria, on Friday afternoon. It was around 11.45 p.m. that Andre Beckles, 30, was killed at his Boy’s Lane home. Officers reported that shortly before midnight, they received information that several loud explosions were heard at Beckles’s home. Upon arriving at the scene, police said Beckles’s sister, who lived in the upstairs…

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‘American Idol’ judge Nicki Minaj comment Starts War of Words in Trinidad!

      By: Hawa Wesseh Little did American idol judge Nicki Minaj know that her comments praising Liberian native Zoanette Johnson on national television in Las Vegas would be so polarizing that Trinidadians would take to social media and the news circuits to denounce the rapper for daring to mention her country and war torn Liberia in the same breadth of sentence, but if they looked closer they probably would have seen a connection. Rolling Stone: “Ten more girls faced sudden-death elimination in Las Vegas last night as American Idol culled…

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