With a have a look at a number of the high tales making the information at this time, April 23, throughout your Caribbean-American group in South Florida, I’m…for CNW 90.
At present’s newscast is delivered to you by the Florida Division of Well being;
To assist cease the unfold of COVID-19, The Florida Division of Well being in Broward County reminds everybody to observe social distancing, wash your arms typically with cleaning soap and water and canopy your nostril and mouth with a tissue or sleeve when coughing or sneezing.
Developing within the newscast, Superintendent of Broward Faculties, Robert Runcie arrested for perjury, Michael Sharpe’s reason for dying revealed and Yvette Clarke requires Momentary Protected Standing for St Vincent nationals.
Now for the information intimately,
Broward County Public Faculties Superintendent Robert Runcie was arrested Wednesday morning on a cost of perjury in an official continuing. The 59-year-old Jamaica-born Superintendent was taken into custody by the Florida Division of Regulation Enforcement. He has since been launched from the Broward County Predominant Jail. In accordance with his indictment, Runcie lied below oath to a state grand jury investigating faculty security legal guidelines and cash mismanagement. Following his arrest, Runcie’s attorneys launched an announcement saying that he continues to be clear with the College Board, the dad and mom and the general public with any new data he receives. The attorneys say they’re assured that he will probably be exonerated.
Now for Caribbean Information,
Jamaica’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Jacquiline Bisasor-Mckenzie has revealed that veteran journalist Michael Sharpe died after testing optimistic for COVID-19 and never from taking the AstraZeneca Vaccine. Michael Sharpe died on April 20 at 65 years outdated. Dr. Bisasor McKenzie says Mr. Sharpe’s medical report means that he introduced with signs of COVID-19 which later worsened. Following his dying, rumors swirled on social media suggesting that Sharpe died resulting from problems from taking his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine on March 14. Well being Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton has urged Jamaicans to desist from spreading false data surrounding the vaccines. He has additionally condemned verbal assaults on well being care employees who’ve been working to vaccinate residents.
And in St Vincent and the Grenadines,
Jamaican-American US Congresswoman, Yvette Clarke, has referred to as on the Joe Biden administration to grant Momentary Protected Standing (TPS) to St Vincent nationals who’ve needed to be evacuated from the purple zone the place the La Soufrière volcano has been erupting. For the reason that begin of the eruptions on April 9, some 20,000 folks have needed to be relocated. Clarke mentioned that she has written to the Division of Homeland Safety urging them to assign Momentary Protected Standing for the evacuees. She mentioned that many St Vincent nationals have direct ties with america. Clarke says that the US should adjust to worldwide authorized obligations and permit all migrants entry to the asylum system.
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