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Nigerian National Detained For Possession Of Cocaine In Trinidad & Tobago
Crime

Nigerian National Detained For Possession Of Cocaine In Trinidad & Tobago

A Nigerian national is in Police custody for possession of cocaine for the purpose of trafficking. According to police reports, on January 13th at around 2.15 pm officers attached to the Marabella Criminal Investigation Department (CID), as a result of information received, proceeded to TTPost, Coffee Street San Fernando, where they detained the 40-year-old man, a Nigerian National, residing at Rueben Lane Enterprise, Chaguanas. The suspect reportedly attempted to export a quantity of cocaine to India and Thailand, which were hidden among several fishing reels in several envelopes. Officers from the said unit under the supervision of Sgt Wilkinson of the San Fernando Operations Unit executed a search warrant around 4.20 pm at the man’s Enterprise address, where they recovered ...
Dead Man Made To Sit At His Burial In Trinidad & Tobago
News

Dead Man Made To Sit At His Burial In Trinidad & Tobago

The funeral on Wednesday of Che Lewis and Adlay Lewis, the father and son who were killed on November 14, garnered massive attention as videos of Che Lewis, 29, being transported to the chapel in a chair at the back of the hearse began circulating on social media. They showed the dead man sitting on the back of a "convertible" hearse – a hearse with the top of the tray cut off – as he was transported along Belmont Circular Road in Port of Spain. Another video followed Lewis as his body was driven around the Queen’s Park Savannah. The body was put to sit in a chair at the entrance of a church in Diego Martin. The service was arranged by Dennie's Funeral Home. The body was being being viewed by relatives at the service, and on a live video on the funeral home’s Facebook page....
Ex-England Boss Sam Allardyce Interested In USA Job
Sport

Ex-England Boss Sam Allardyce Interested In USA Job

Former England manager Sam Allardyce is interested in replacing Bruce Arena as the head coach of the USA, according to Sky Sports. Sky Sports reports the 62-year-old is not interested in the vacant managerial job at Leicester as he is not keen on taking on what he considers another Premier League rebuilding job. Wales boss Chris Coleman is being widely tipped to become Craig Shakespeare’s successor, with ex-Dortmund manager Thomas Tuchel also ruling himself out. Allardyce is understood to be less than keen to replace Shakespeare, who was his assistant during his short stint as England boss. Any move back into club management for Allardyce before 2019 would also trigger a compensation payment to Crystal Palace after he resigned unexpectedly in May. Arena resigned as USA boss ...
United States’ Pulisic ‘Thankful’ For Tuchel’s Influence
Sport

United States’ Pulisic ‘Thankful’ For Tuchel’s Influence

Borussia Dortmund and U.S. international midfielder Christian Pulisic expressed his gratitude to former manager Thomas Tuchel for the impact the coach had on his career. Tuchel and Dortmund parted ways back on May 30, completing a two-year run at the club. “I’m just very thankful for everything [Tuchel] did for me,” Pulisic said during a promotional event for Panini America on Monday. “It’s tough in professional sports when a coach has to go like this, especially after a pretty good season. But we’re excited to see who we get and I think the team will be just fine.” It was early in Tuchel’s tenure with BVB that he gave Pulisic his first experiences with Dortmund’s first team. Pulisic repaid that faith, becoming the youngest foreigner to score in the Bundesliga at 17 years, six mon...