Archive for September 16th, 2022

Civil servants encouraged to report misconduct, says DG

Civil servants encouraged to report misconduct, says DG

| 16/09/2022 | 103 Comments

(CNS): Deputy Governor Franz Manderson has issued a release to stress that recent allegations that civil servants’ contracts restrict them from reporting “wrongdoing” are incorrect and public servants are allowed and encouraged to report concerns. The DG’s statement comes in the wake of allegations that Speaker McKeeva Bush sexually harassed at least two female civil […]

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Court rejects claim man found gun in porta-potty

Court rejects claim man found gun in porta-potty

| 16/09/2022 | 24 Comments

(CNS): Adwen Anthony Simpson (37) is facing at least seven years behind bars after the court rejected his argument that there were exceptional circumstance relating to his admitted possession of a loaded .38 revolver found in his car when he was stopped by police last October on Shedden Road. Simpson had claimed that he had […]

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Bosses reminded of law over public holiday

Bosses reminded of law over public holiday

| 16/09/2022 | 25 Comments

(CNS): The Department of Labour and Pensions is reminding employers that they must follow the law in relation to Monday’s public holiday to honour the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. Depending on the conditions of employment, staff should either be given a paid day off or paid double time to work, as required by […]

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