Rabat – Paris Saint German key midfielder Marco Veratti has expressed his desire to join Spanish superclub Barcelona this summer.According to British news outlet The Independent, Veratti has requested his current’s club executives to set him free by the summer in order to join Barcelona, as the Spanish club is ready to offer a EUR 100 bid for the footballer.Italian media reports claimed that the international footballer has already asked to join the Catalans, and that the Catalans have accepted his request, as they are looking [“look to seize as many opportunities as possible to sign international midfielders in order to promote their midfield services. The 24-year-old footballer has condemned claims that he would leave PSG for financial reasons, instead saying that sees this as an opportunity to achieve one of his dreams, which include the chance to play with Barcelona’s key forward, Lionel Messi.
A teacher was on late Saturday evening killed in a hit and run accident along the Number 1 Public Road, Corentyne Berbice. Dead is Joel Wills, 27, of Welcome Street Rosignol, West Bank Berbice.Dead, Joel WillsFollowing the accident, Wills was picked up in an unconscious state by public-spirited persons and rushed to the New Amsterdam Public Hospital where he died while receiving medical attention.Reports are that Wills, a teacher attached to the Canje Secondary School, was riding his motorcycle, CH 1028 when he was hit by a truck.Wills was on his way home from the Albion Community Centre where he was a part of a group that cleaned the arena for a Jehovah’s Witnesses Convention to be held today.According to information received, following the collision, the driver of the motor lorry fled the scene without rendering any assistance to the injured man. Police are investigating. Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedCow impounded as police probe accident that killed teacherApril 14, 2019In “Crime”Cattle farmer killed in Berbice hit-and-run accidentJune 4, 2017In “Crime”Three killed in Berbice Accident; another in West Coast hit and runMarch 30, 2015In “Crime”
Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedUnidentified pedestrian critical after East Coast accidentNovember 9, 2018In “Crime”Pedal cyclist involved in New Year’s accident on ECD diesJanuary 4, 2019In “Crime”Father of 2 killed in hit and runDecember 31, 2018In “Crime” A pedal cyclist is now in an unconscious state at the Georgetown Public Hospital after he was struck down by vehicle allegedly being driven by a Corporal of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF) on Saturday morning along the Vryheid’s Lust Railway Embankment road, East Coast Demerara.The severely injured man was identified as 57-year-old Ramlackhan (only name), of Lot 346 Martyrs’ Ville, Mon Repos, ECD.At the time of the accident, the now injured man was towing another friend who is allegedly from 6th Street, Success, East Coast Demerara (ECD). He sustained lacerations to his right arm but did not seek any medical attention.Reports are that around 05:15h on the day in question, the duo was riding along the roadway when they were hit off of their bicycle by motor car PRR 7815. It was reported that the car was being driven by a 33-year-old Corporal.However, the seriously injured man was picked up and taken to the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) where he was admitted a patient. Up to this morning, the 57-year-old pedal cyclist was said to still be in an unconscious state.Meanwhile, a breathylzer test was conducted on the driver of the vehicle, and it was discovered that his alcohol intake was above the legal limit. He is presently in the custody as police continue their investigations.