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Englishchic's Blog – May 2010 Archive (63)


PRIME Minister Bruce Golding in his national address minutes ago described the violence that has consumed downtown violence today as 'intolerable' and the state of emergency as the necessary step to allow security forces the powers to restore normality.

The prime minister issued the state of emergency earlier today following orchestrated attacks by gunmen on police who were trying to clear…


Added by Englishchic on May 23, 2010 at 10:30pm — 4 Comments

UPDATE: BRUCE GOLDING'S STATE OF EMERGENCY SPEECH...AUDIO.../State of Emergency called for Jamaica/ Hannah Town police station set on fire...

PRIME Minister Bruce Golding has declared a state of public emergency, limited to sections of Kingston and St Andrew effective 6:00 pm today.

Golding said that based on the advice of the security forces, the action has been taken so as to ensure public safety.

The state of emergency was called following an emergency meeting of the Cabinet at 2.00 pm today.

"The Cabinet took the decision to advise the…


Added by Englishchic on May 23, 2010 at 7:00pm — 28 Comments

US issues travel alert for Jamaica....

THE US State Department yesterday issued a travel alert for United States citizens travelling to, and for those living and working in Jamaica, in the wake of tension in sections of the city over the pending arrest of Tivoli Gardens strongman Christopher 'Dudus' Coke.

In the meantime, the Canadian and British high commissions have updated 'travel advice' on their websites to warn citizens about the possibility of…


Added by Englishchic on May 23, 2010 at 1:33am — 12 Comments

Hundreds of people from Tivoli and Denham Town poured into the streets, willing to DIE for DUDUS.....

CHRISTOPHER 'Dudus' Coke's influence on West Kingston was put on show yesterday as hundreds of mostly women from Tivoli Gardens and Denham…


Added by Englishchic on May 21, 2010 at 6:00pm — 28 Comments

Tivoli Gets Help From PNP Gunmen To Fight Against Security Forces...

Thugs from several areas aligned to the People’s National Party (PNP) have joined forces with the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) stronghold of Tivoli Gardens to assist in their fight against the security forces.



Added by Englishchic on May 21, 2010 at 5:44pm — 18 Comments

U.S. Increasing Visa Fees.....

THE United States will be increasing visa fees worldwide, including Jamaica, effective Friday June 4. All persons whose interviews fall on or after that date must pay the new fees.



Added by Englishchic on May 21, 2010 at 5:30pm — 1 Comment

Kingston Is Under Siege

THE JAMAICA Defence Force (JDF) has called out the National Reserve after thugs in west …

Added by Englishchic on May 20, 2010 at 9:08am — 3 Comments

Usain Bolt Sets The Fastest Time In The World In His 100m debut.../ Michael Johnson Interviews Usain Bolt....

TRIPLE world record holder Usain Bolt won the 100 metres in 9.86 seconds as he romped to victory in his season debut at the Daegu Race meet in South Korea today.

Bolt, running in his first 100 metre for the year, made good on his promise of running very fast by beating fellow compatriot Michael Frater and the American Michael Rogers.

The time was 0.28 seconds off the world record of 9.58 he set at last year's world championships… Continue

Added by Englishchic on May 19, 2010 at 3:30pm — 7 Comments

Woman Chases WENDY'S Worker with a STUN GUN . . . Because She BOTCHED The Order!!

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- Fast food apparently wasn't fast enough for a customer at a Wendy's drive-thru window, who allegedly chased after an employee with a stun gun for getting her order wrong.

If that sounds a bit excessive, Daytona Beach police say 20-year-old Melane Asia Reid is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, after she brandished a pink stun gun at a local restaurant Monday…


Added by Englishchic on May 19, 2010 at 2:04pm — 4 Comments

Dad Accused of Trying to Trade Baby for Beer....At Gas Station...

CHICOPEE - Matthew Brace’s alleged attempt to trade his 3-month old baby girl for beer, or perhaps crack cocaine, at a Chicopee gas station is “a new low,” Chicopee Police Chief John Ferraro Jr. said this morning.

“It’s not a joke; this is very serious,” Ferraro…


Added by Englishchic on May 19, 2010 at 1:36pm — 10 Comments

Voting begins in Trinidad and Tobago’s snap election

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad — Special electors, including police and election day workers, were this morning casting their ballots ahead of the May 24 general election, according to the Elections and Boundaries Commission (EBC).

Chief Election Officer Howard Cayenne said that the special electors would vote daily until Sunday for a new government after Prime Minister Patrick Manning called the general election more than…


Added by Englishchic on May 18, 2010 at 7:34pm — 5 Comments

Lonely men turn to dolls for sex & company

When the 45-year-old, who uses a pseudonym of Ta-Bo, returns home, it's not a wife or girlfriend who await him, but a row of dolls lined up neatly on his sofa.

Each has a name. Ta-Bo often watches television with his toys before bathing them, powdering them so that their skin feels more human, dressing them in lingerie and then taking them to bed.

"A human girl can cheat on you or betray you sometimes, but these…


Added by Englishchic on May 18, 2010 at 7:53am — 21 Comments

The rise and stall of Bruce Golding

Orette Bruce Golding is fighting for his political life.

Golding, 62, is at an age where Jamaican prime ministers are like roses in the garden, just getting ready to bloom. However, events of the past week have had a razor-like effect on the member of parliament for West Kingston, regarded by many as among the brightest and most articulate leaders to have emerged from this country.…


Added by Englishchic on May 17, 2010 at 11:00pm — 5 Comments

UPDATE: Warrant signed for Dudus’ arrest/ Jamaica to sign Dudus extradition request and listen to Prime Minister Golding's speech

A warrant for the arrest of Tivoli Gardens strongman, Christopher ‘Dudus’ Coke was signed this morning by a Resident Magistrate, the Observer has learnt.

The warrant gives the police Fugitive Apprehension Team the power to collar Coke who is wanted in the United States on drug and gun running charges.

Last night Prime Minister Bruce Golding…


Added by Englishchic on May 17, 2010 at 10:30pm — 20 Comments

CVS Worker Chokes Shoplifter to Death Over Toothpaste

*Chicago police say no charges will be filed against a drug store employee who choked a shoplifter to death after he stole toothpaste. An autopsy found that Anthony Kyser, 35, was strangled Saturday during the incident with an employee at a CVS drug store in the Little Village neighborhood, reports the Chicago Sun-Times.

Police say the employee chased Kyser from the store after he stole some tubes of toothpaste and…


Added by Englishchic on May 16, 2010 at 9:35pm — 44 Comments

Pensacola woman, 87, arrested for selling crack...

An 87-year-old woman was arrested on felony drug charges today after she sold crack cocaine to an undercover Escambia County deputy.

Ola Mae Agee of the 900 block of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in Pensacola was arrested after the undercover deputy bought a $20 piece of crack from her, Sheriff’s Office spokesman Sgt. Ted Roy said.

The sale…


Added by Englishchic on May 16, 2010 at 1:47pm — 29 Comments

PM Golding confesses he sanctioned Manatt deal over ‘Dudus’ as JLP leader...

AMID mounting criticisms over the Government's credibility, Prime Minister Bruce Golding yesterday admitted in Parliament that he had given the green light for the ruling party to engage the services of US law firm Manatt Phelps and Phillips.

Golding confessed that he had "sanctioned" persons in the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) to approach Manatt Phelps and Phillips to lobby the United States administration to drop its…


Added by Englishchic on May 13, 2010 at 1:08am — No Comments

Beenie Man disses D'Angel & Barbee....

The ever-controversial Moses ‘Beenie Man’ Davis launched a verbal broadside against several entertainers during an appearance on Ed Lover’s Morning show on POWER 105.1 earlier this week.

Beenie Man held nothing back in the interview, revealing details about his marital problems,…


Added by Englishchic on May 12, 2010 at 5:54am — 6 Comments

UPDATE: Mad Cobra Released From Hospital / Mad Cobra Was Shot In Portmore & Rushed To Spanish Town Hospital

UPDATE: Dancehall deejay Mad Cobra, who was shot and injured on Tuesday (May 11) in Portmore, has been released from hospital. Cobra, who reportedly received two gun shot wounds to the chest, is said to be “resting comfortably at home” at this time. Initial police investigations indicate that he was shot after an altercation with men who were offended because the deejay had shone his vehicle’s bright lights on…

Added by Englishchic on May 12, 2010 at 5:30am — 51 Comments

Jamaica’s Third International Airport Will Soon Open..

The soon to be commissioned, Boscobel Aerodrome, St. Mary welcomed its first international flight on Friday (May 7). The aerodrome is scheduled to be commissioned in July as Jamaica’s third international…


Added by Englishchic on May 10, 2010 at 4:30pm — 6 Comments

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