3 Young Brothers Drown In Maryland

first_imgWhile crossing the Cavalla River with their mother A report reaching the Daily Observer says three boys under age 10 drowned in the Cavalla River at the Kablaken Border in Maryland County on September 3, while crossing over to the Ivory Coast.The report was confirmed by the Liberia Immigration Service (LIS) Border Patrol Unit Commander in Maryland, Lavalah Poultolnor, who wrote on his Facebook Page that the three children along with their mother, Mary Allison, and three men were in the  canoe when it capsized at about 3:15 p.m. that fateful day.“The three men who were paddling  the canoe unfortunately were not able to rescue any of the kids,” Poultolnor said.Kablaken is a small town on the border with Ivory Coast in the south, where the Cavalla River runs into the Atlantic Ocean. The town lies on the banks of the river, with a lagoon, sandy beaches full of coconut trees and other beautiful vegetation on the other side.The drownings have raised concern and many people have called for effective measures to avoid a recurrence of the tragedy.Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)last_img read more

MAN INVOLVED IN CAR ACCIDENT HAD NO TAX, NCT OR INSURANCE

first_imgLetterkenny Court.A man who was involved in a minor road accident has admitted to having no tax, NCT or insurance on his vehicle at a recent sitting of Letterkenny District Court.Zintis Boradkins, 42, with an address at 90 Ballymacool Wood, Letterkenny pleaded guilty to all the offences he was charged with. Gardaí were called to the scene of a car accident which occurred on the Pearse Road on March 26, 2014.Mr Boradkins was slightly injured in the accident and was the victim in the actual crash as he was hit from behind.However, it was discovered he had no tax, NCT or insurance on his vehicle.The court heard Boradkins had no insurance on the vehicle because he had just recently bought the car and hadn’t sorted out transferring over his insurance to his car.The court also heard how Boradkins has two children  and is a very hard working man who strives to provide for his family.He’s had several jobs in the construction industry but is currently unemployed.The court heard how Mr Boradkins needs his car to be available for work, so he can travel to different construction sites anywhere in the county if a job opportunity came up.Judge Denis McLaughlin took into account that Mr Boradkins had no previous convictions and fined him €300.MAN INVOLVED IN CAR ACCIDENT HAD NO TAX, NCT OR INSURANCE was last modified: November 12th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:courtsnewslast_img read more