Sir Leon’s Lesson maul Brickdam Secondary 13-0 as Milo Under-18 action continues

first_imgSIR Leon’s Lesson completed a 13-0 drubbing of Brickdam Secondary when action in the Petra Organised Ministry of Public Health/ Milo schools U-18 Football tournament continued at the Ministry of Education ground, Carifesta Avenue,yesterday.Playing the third game of the day, Sir Leon’s Lesson was in a no-nonsense mood with Adrian Aaron slamming four goals in the 3rd, 27th, 32nd and 66th respectively,while Meshach Barratt scored another hat-trick of the tournament with strikes in the 1st, 33rd and 42nd.Individual strikes came from Amonick Muir 6th, Richard Rayside-26th, Shamar Carrington-44th, Dante Yannick-47th, Dexter Blue-64th and an own-goal in the 40th as the side asserted their authority.The opening game of the day featured Queenstown,who got past Christchurch 5-2 with a hat-trick from Jermaine Padmore (54th, 56th and 67th) and single strikes from Daniel Ross (5th) and Shaquan Stephens (30th).Christ Church had Patrick Joseph (21st) and Andre Paul (68th) on target.Game two was a close affair as South Ruimveldt overcame Cummings Lodge 1-0 thanks to Godfrey Weeks (34th)Game four was almost a carbon copy of game two, the score line reading 5-2 in favour of Richard Ishmael over Carmel Secondary.Scoring for the winning team were Shaquille Baptiste (9th and 15th) and Randy Roberts (45th and 47th) and Stefan Duke(18th).Closson McLaren and Sherwin Luke scored in the 21st and 51st respectively for the losers.Matches continue today with North Georgetown playing School of the Nation, Dolphin playing Central High, Maes taking on Tutorial High and Queen’s College going up against St George’s. (Stephan Sookram)last_img read more

Mortal Instruments – City of Bones playing at the Wellington Regent this weekend

first_imgRotten Tomatoes rating (movie critics collective approval ratings): 12%. Audience review: 68% approval.Movies ahead at Regent Theater:Coming soon:Insidious Chapter 2The Family. When: Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m and 7 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Rated: PG -13 – 1 hour, 40 minutes. Movie Synopsis: Lily Collins stars as a young girl whose life is upended when she realizes that she’s part of a long line of demon-slayers in this Screen Gems adaptation of Cassandra Clare’s first book in her series of best-selling novels. Lena Headey and Jonathan Rhys Meyers head up the rest of the starring cast. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments . This week at the Regent Theater: “Mortal Instruments – City of Bones” (Movie trailer is below).last_img read more

Union secures 6.5 % salary increase for GPL staff

first_imgAfter about six months, negotiations between the National Association of Agricultural, Commercial and Industrial Employees (NAACIE) and management of the Guyana Power and Light (GPL) concluded on Friday with the parties signing off on salary increases for the power company’s staff who come under the purview of the union.The salary increase will be retroactive to January 1, 2017. General Secretary of NAACIE, Dawchan Nagasar told the Department of Public Information (DPI) thatChief Labour Officer, Charles Ogle hands over agreement to General Secretary of NAACIE, Dawchan Nagasarapart from increases on the actual salaries, there are a number of other incentives that will boost staffers’ finances paid.“The company and the union has agreed to a 3 percent in scale increments and a 3.5 percent across the board which total 6.5… (There are also increases in) meal allowances, commuters’ allowance for meter readers, night shift premiums and other incentives for persons climbing poles, towers … Also increases and over-time for those working the sick shift and also an agreement for annual performance incentive”, the General Secretary is quoted by the Department of Public Information as saying.It was disclosed that another cycle of negotiations will commence soon. Chief Labour Officer of the Social Protection Ministry, Charles Ogle said, “Don’t let us sign one-year agreements because as you are signing here now, it’s time to start the negotiations. We should look at two years or probably three years. Most people have been going that way, even five years is considered.”He added that salary negotiations for the GPL staff should begin “the latest, in the second quarter.” Further, it has been noted that throughout the negotiations there has been much back and forth amidst disagreements however both sides were satisfied with the outcome.Chief Executive Officer (ag) of GPL, Renford Homer added that the level of professionalism that was maintained throughout the negotiations has resulted in both parties coming to an agreement, with hopes of improvement in the coming year.“With the recognition that we needed to be quite prudent in our deliberation as to what we considered to be a reasonable increase in salaries, and I think that level of maturity and understanding came out of these engagements,” Homer said.last_img read more