The programme is expected to tackle a range of problems facing the islands’ youth including “rampant child sexual abuse.”
Funds for the public works project have been suspended pending the outcome of an audit being conducted by the Office of the Auditor Gerneral.
The authorities said that on January 30, they found two separate burial sites, discovering and seizing approximately 65 kilos of cocaine with a street value in excess of three million (EC) dollars.
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A government statement indicated that the Royal Montserrat Police Service (RMPS) and the Fire & Rescue Service are investigating the fire suspected to be the work of arsonists.
Alternative air and sea travel arrangements being implemented while the ill-fated airline remains grounded.
Three-man team scrutinizes the force’s strategic, tactical and operational competencies.
Premier Reuben Meade said British dependencies need to have a better understanding of the changing dynamics in the euro zone in light of the extreme fiscal distress of countries like Greece, Spain, Italy and Portugal.
The allegations of police misconduct surfaced last December during and following the arrest of two men.
The International Monetary Fund says grants from the United Kingdom are used to finance around half of Montserrat’s expenditure.
The Ministry of Communications Works and Labour in Montserrat has advised residents to contact FlyMontserrat and SVG Air for further updates and to confirm travel arrangements.
The emergency ferry docking facility was handed over this week at a ceremony attended by officials of Antigua and Barbuda and Montserrat and representatives of the EU.