Category: Dominica News

3 Jamaican teenagers and a Man Killed Execution Style

3 Jamaican teenagers and a Man Killed Execution Style

| May 3, 2015 | 0 Comments

The nation was shocked when they heard the news of three teenage boys and a 35 year old man executed in March. They were told to lie face down and shot in the heads. This incident took place in Clarendon at approximately 9:30 pm. The deceased known as 14-year-old Raymond Givans, a student of Vere [...]

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Youth, unemployment and selling citizenship

Youth, unemployment and selling citizenship

| May 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. The economies of Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries are not doing well.  Belize, Guyana and Suriname are the only three economies showing appreciable growth.  The major effect of little or no growth has been increasing unemployment and underemployment of young people who constitute three of every five persons across the region. The problem of [...]

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Three Jamaican children dead at hands of ‘mad’ uncle

Three Jamaican children dead at hands of ‘mad’ uncle

| May 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

It was another Friday in March for many except 3 children who didn’t live to see it. It was reported that early that morning as the kids slept soundly, their house was sprayed with gasoline and set ablaze by a mentally ill family member. The children who are known to be siblings are nine-year-old Abigail Reid, [...]

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Elizabeth Mullings Smith brings science to CFDE 2015

Elizabeth Mullings Smith brings science to CFDE 2015

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Caribbean Food and Drink 2015 is pleased to present Mrs Elizabeth Mullings Smith who will be on the panel of speakers at the Caribbean Food and Drink Conference, Friday 10th July 2015. Mrs Mullings Smith will speak on the topic, ‘Climate change – agriculture, food, recycling and waste management: Taking responsibility at the [...]

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Hit Me With Laughter this Saturday

Hit Me With Laughter this Saturday

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

2 days to go -have you booked on-line? Come along to another excellent comedy show, which will guarantee you side-splitting, cheeky hilarious jokes and stories to fill your Saturday night over the bank holiday weekend. The host is the funny raunchy Dibbi Rollins who will be accompanied by, YES the East Enders Celebrity star Richard [...]

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Jamaican Mavado in search of bajan family

Jamaican Mavado in search of bajan family

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Barbados is like international dancehall artist Mavado’s second home. And he is not shy about saying so. During his latest performance in Barbados at Reggae On The Beach on Sunday, Mavado said his grandparents were from the island, and that he always felt so much love when he came here. Mavado told Bajan [...]

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Antigua and Barbuda, Japan discuss Energy and Tourism

Antigua and Barbuda, Japan discuss Energy and Tourism

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. High level discussions concerning energy and tourism were held today between the Honorable Asot Michael, Minister of Tourism, Economic Development, Investment and Energy and Ambassador Ken Shimanouchi, Special Envoy for UN affairs and Special Envoy for Japan -CARICOM Relations. Minister Michael welcomed Ambassador Shimanouchi to his Ministry and expressed his Governments appreciation for [...]

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Fmr Guyana leader disgraced himself over Guyana Defence Force

Fmr Guyana leader disgraced himself over Guyana Defence Force

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor, It has been noted that former president, Bharrat Jagdeo stated that the alliance between the coalition and former military personnel is something to be feared. Jagdeo is further quoted as saying “When they link up with the Military and come into your homes and start kicking the doors down, and when they come [...]

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Narine’s action comes under scanner again

Narine’s action comes under scanner again

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sports news. Indian Premier League defending champion side Kolkata Knight Riders’ campaign this year was thrown into disarray after a question mark was raised against their star spinner Sunil Narine’s bowling action once again on Friday “A suspected illegal bowling action report has been filed by the match officials on certain deliveries bowled by Sunil [...]

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Simone and André Schwarz-Bart, winners of the Grand Prix Littéraire

Simone and André Schwarz-Bart, winners of the Grand Prix Littéraire

| April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

The 4th Congress of Caribbean Writers ended on Saturday18th April, with the awarding of the Grand Prix Littéraire, by the Association of Caribbean Writers, in collaboration with the Regional Council of Guadeloupe to Simone and André Schwarz-Bart for their book “l’Ancêtre en Solitude”, published by Seuil. Three contenders: Simone and André Schwarz-Bart, “l’Ancêtre en Solitude”, [...]

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