News Updates

SDA Church Breaks Silence On Pastors Scandal

The Saint Lucia mission of 7th day Adventists wants the public not rush to judgment in the wake of a sex scandal involving two of the church’s leaders. This week, police confirmed that two senior pastors in the SDA church were arrested, charged and bailed for unlawful sexual connection and …

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Local Gov’t Minister Speaks Out On Death Of Infant

Minister for local government and culture senator Fortuna Belrose on Friday offered condolences to the mother and family of 9-month old Gemma Lambert who police say was murdered on May 22nd. The infant’s mother said she left the baby at home to run an errand.  Upon returning to her home …

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Security Minister Eyes Regional Witness Protection

The national security minister wants to collaborate with regional territories in establishing a witness protection program. During a police town hall in Jacmel on Thursday, Hermangild Francis conceded that it is difficult to re-locate witnesses to crime in Saint Lucia. Back in January, the minister hinted at holding deliberations with …

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Castries Mayor Resolve To Clean City Streets

The Castries mayor is following through on his promise of a cleaner city. This month, the Castries Constituency Council plans to upgrade the vending stalls around the city. Castries mayor Peterson Francis disclosed that the council is scheduled to meet with vendors to discuss a more uniformed plan. Francis also …

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Nurses Confront The Ethical Dilemma

Saint Lucia Nurses association is commemorating international Nurses week with a conference under the theme, “shaping an ethical environment”. The objective of the convention is to empower those on the frontline of the health care system.

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