One more Canadian tourist killed, another fighting for his life
Posted by te2ataria on February 17, 2017
NO road fatality report allowed on Thursday!
Canadian tourist killed in Milford crash near the Homer Tunnel
The man killed on Monday 13 February in a vehicle crash in Milford, near the Homer Tunnel was a Canadian national named Thomas Robert Sandell, police said. http://www.police.govt.nz/news/release/name-release-milford-crash-near-homer-tunnel
Canadian tourist cyclist fights for life after Dunedin crash
“A Canadian cruise ship passenger and ‘self-made man” was in Dunedin for the day when he was knocked from his bicycle by a camper van in front of his shocked wife and began a battle for his life.”
The victim received serious head injuries on Saturday, and remains in a serious but stable condition in Dunedin Hospital’s intensive care unit, as of Tuesday, February 2017.
Other News in Drips…
Body found in Woodhill Forest, Muriwai, Waitemata
Police say a body was found by a member of the public in the Woodhill Forest, Muriwai last night (Wednesday 15 February). http://www.police.govt.nz/news/release/body-found-woodhill-forest-muriwai
Please cancel Helen Clark’s candidacy for the top job at Global Fund
Ms. Clark has sticky fingers and should not be left in charge of large sums of money.
“The finalists, selected from a preliminary list of nine, are: Dr. Muhammad Ali Pate, a former health minister of Nigeria; Subhanu Saxena, a drug executive who in August stepped down as chief executive of Cipla, a major Indian pharmaceutical company; and Helen Clark, a former prime minister of New Zealand…” https://www.nytimes.com/2017/02/15/health/global-fund-aids-tuberculosis-malaria-director.html
Police: Phenomenal Incompetence/Institutional Corruption
Police shooters to have compulsory blood tests
[They should bloody well have a DNA test for defective mental faculty!]
Police have introduced mandatory blood testing for any cop who fires a gun but the Police Association says it’s “invasive” and urine testing should be used instead. http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/324635/police-shooters-to-have-compulsory-blood-tests