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8-Year-Old Orphan’s Story Will Inspire and Provoke

8-Year-Old Orphan’s Story Will Inspire and Provoke

| March 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Loudina, 8 years old, and her 6 siblings tragically lost their mother during Hurricane Matthew when the house above fell on top of their home in Jérémie, Haiti. They are among the over 590,000 children in need of humanitarian assistance due to the devastating impact in Haiti of Hurricane Matthew five months ago. Loudina’s older sister, […]

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Michelle’s Story: In Haiti After the Storm

Michelle’s Story: In Haiti After the Storm

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

UNICEF USA videographer Michelle Marion was visiting family in Haiti when Hurricane Matthew struck. Here she tells what she witnessed as she traveled with UNICEF Haiti in the immediate aftermath of the terrible storm. Born out of the rubble of WW II, UNICEF has promoted children’s rights and has a presence in over 190 countries […]

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Jovenel Moise to clinch Haiti presidency; poll fraud ruled out

Jovenel Moise to clinch Haiti presidency; poll fraud ruled out

| January 5, 2017 | 0 Comments

  PORT-AU-PRINCE,  Haitian businessman Jovenel Moise is expected to be declared the official winner of November presidential elections in the impoverished Caribbean nation yesterday after an electoral tribunal ruled out allegations of massive fraud at the polls. Moise, who ran for former President Michel Martelly’s Bald Heads Party (PHTK), won with 55.67 percent of votes […]

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Off Soccer Field, Jozy Altidore’s Goal Is Clean Water For Haiti

Off Soccer Field, Jozy Altidore’s Goal Is Clean Water For Haiti

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

As Jozy Altidore works feverishly to return to the field for the World Cup, after getting injured in the the US soccer team‘s opener with Ghana, his foundation’s work, bringing fresh water to the people of Haiti, continues off the field. Altidore said that even before the January 2010 earthquake left Haiti in ruins and […]

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This Bahamian Basketball Player Revealed In This Video His Wish For His Mom

This Bahamian Basketball Player Revealed In This Video His Wish For His Mom

| November 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Lourawls “Tum Tum” Nairn, Jr grew up in Nassau Bahamas, today he plays basketball for  Michigan State Spartans. But for Nairn playing Basketball is not only a dream come through but an opportunity to give back to his mom and his family. Nairn’s mom went through a difficult pregnancy with Nairn and was in a […]

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Exhibiting Africans like animals in Norway’s Human Zoo

Exhibiting Africans like animals in Norway’s Human Zoo

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Africa news. Next week in Norway a ‘human zoo’ will open, a re-enactment of the voyeurist exhibitions of Africans that took place during the colonial era. The organizers aim to spark discussions on the legacy of racism and colonialism, but have they overlooked the pain and humiliation this may bring to Africans worldwide, and the […]

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Miss Teen Caribbean UK Cultural Showcase

Miss Teen Caribbean UK Cultural Showcase

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Caribbean news. Miss Teen Caribbean UK hosted their first ever Caribbean Cultural showcase in schools on January 29th 2014. The showcase which featured current Miss Trinidad and Tobago UK Queen Karimah Farrell and Miss Commonwealth Caribbean UK 2012 Chanise Thompson had over 100 students in attendance. The day, which aimed to promote Caribbean Culture amongst […]

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10 Most Common New Year’s Resolutions

10 Most Common New Year’s Resolutions

| December 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

Have you thought about your New Year’s Resolution for 2014? Do you believe creating a list of things to do or not to do will help towards a better you for a New Year? As we approach 2014, we have decided to list the 10 most commonly used New Year’s Resolutions. 1. Getting a new […]

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Miss Teen Caribbean UK is born

Miss Teen Caribbean UK is born

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Caribbean news. Miss Teen Caribbean UK is a new social enterprise created for girls aged 13-17 years from the Caribbean or of Caribbean and mixed heritage residing in the UK. It was created to facilitate the demands presented by many of the parents, families, friends and High Commissioners in the UK Caribbean diaspora for […]

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Aged 50+ Beauty Queens for Ms. Sheer Elegance

Aged 50+ Beauty Queens for Ms. Sheer Elegance

| October 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Caribbean news. The first ever Ms Elegance Pageant show for women 50+ was held on Saturday 19th October 2013 in London, England. The show, founded and created by Lorraine Williams a native from Guyana was held in support of breast cancer research UK. Eleven beautiful contestants graced the stage representing different nationalities in one of the three themed sections “Traditional wear.” Another vibrant […]

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