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Linton says opposition asked PM Skerrit not to introduce bills to amend electoral laws

Linton says opposition asked PM Skerrit not to introduce bills to amend electoral laws

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 0

Opposition Leader, Lennox Linton, has said he suggested to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit not to introduce bills to amend the electoral laws of Dominica when ...

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Isaac says opposition supports CBI but has issues

Isaac says opposition supports CBI but has issues

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 0

Member of Parliament for the Roseau Central Constituency, Joseph Isaac, has said the opposition United Workers Party is in support of the much talked about ...

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Breakdown of trucks hinders garbage collection says DSWMC

Breakdown of trucks hinders garbage collection says DSWMC

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 26

A breakdown of trucks in the fleet of the Dominica Solid Waste Management Corporation (DSWMC) is being blamed for a pileup of garbage in many communities in ...

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Twelve families in Colihaut to get new housing

Twelve families in Colihaut to get new housing

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 7

Twelve families living in Plat Ma Pierre in Colihaut have been selected out of 146 applicants to receive housing infrastructure to mitigate the impact of Tropical ...

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60 students advance to next level at Universal Martial Arts Robin Ryu Academy

60 students advance to next level at Universal Martial Arts Robin Ryu Academy

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 0

Over 60 students of the Universal Martial Arts Robin Ryu Academy have advanced to the next level after taking their martial arts exams. According to a release, the ...

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Fringe events get ball rolling for Jazz ‘n Creole 2017

Fringe events get ball rolling for Jazz ‘n Creole 2017

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 0

Roseau, Dominica – (May 23, 2017)………. The series of Jazz ‘n Creole fringe events leading up to the main stage event of the highly anticipated eighth annual ...

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International Fiesta on at Old Mill this weekend

International Fiesta on at Old Mill this weekend

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 1

DOMFESTA 2017 celebrations continue with an INTERNATIONAL FIESTA scheduled to take place at the Old Mill Cultural Centre on Saturday May 27 from 5.00pm. The Fiesta ...

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Blanchard fires back at Lugay for claims of constituency neglect

Blanchard fires back at Lugay for claims of constituency neglect

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 10

Minister for Public Works, Miriam Blanchard, has fired back at Member of Parliament for the Roseau North Constituency, Danny Lugay, for his claim that the Minister ...

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Creole Romance: When Steel Pan Meets Jazz

Creole Romance: When Steel Pan Meets Jazz

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 2

Gregory Rabess (Wochla) in another of his video releases as part of DOMFESTA Celebrations and in the lead up to the Jazz n Creole Festival 2017 draws you into his ...

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PM Skerrit overwhelmed by Botanical Gardens project

PM Skerrit overwhelmed by Botanical Gardens project

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 6

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said he was overwhelmed by the turnout at the Botanical Gardens on Thursday as the Government and members of the Public sought to ...

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Full Speech of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit

Full Speech of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit

May 26, 2017 | Comments: 9

Fellow Dominicans, residents, visitors and well-wishers, I address you today against the backdrop of a dangerous precedent that is being set in our country, whereby ...

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Opposers of amendments to the House of Assembly (Election) Act claim victory

Opposers of amendments to the House of Assembly (Election) Act claim victory

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 38

Those who opposed amendments to the House of Assembly (Electoral) Act are claiming victory after Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit announced on Thursday that debate ...

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PM Skerrit warns of ‘dangerous precedent’ in Dominica

PM Skerrit warns of ‘dangerous precedent’ in Dominica

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 46

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has warned of what he described as a ‘dangerous precedent’ now taking place in Dominica. In an address to the nation ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Gov’t suspends debates on parliamentary Order Paper

BREAKING NEWS: Gov’t suspends debates on parliamentary Order Paper

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 69

Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has announced that he has advised the Speaker of the House of Assembly Alix Boyd-Knights that Parliament should be adjourned ...

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Venezuelan acapella group to perform at Jazz ‘n Creole

Venezuelan acapella group to perform at Jazz ‘n Creole

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 0

Discover Dominica Authority has announced the final band for the 8th Annual Jazz ‘n Creole Festival. It was announced on Thursday that a Venezuelan acapella ...

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Man charged for murder in death of Kent Lewis

Man charged for murder in death of Kent Lewis

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 17

A man has been charged with murder in the death of Kent Lewis on Pointe Michel. Ron Garth Jolly appeared before a Roseau Magistrate where the charge was read to him. ...

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Coulibistrie neglected by gov’t John says

Coulibistrie neglected by gov’t John says

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 11

Member of Parliament for the Salisbury Constituency, Hector John, has stated that the government of Dominica has been neglecting the village of Coulibistrie, ...

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Mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis slows down in Caribbean

Mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis slows down in Caribbean

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 0

A new report by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) shows that progress towards the elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis in Latin ...

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Skills Training Program a major pillar to eradicating unemployment says Charles

Skills Training Program a major pillar to eradicating unemployment says Charles

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 7

Minister for Youth, Sports and Culture, Justina Charles, has stated that the Skills Training Program (STP) under the Youth Development Division remains a “major ...

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Relatives sought for Dominican living in St. Lucia

Relatives sought for Dominican living in St. Lucia

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 34

To whom it may concern: I am writing in aid of an elderly man by the name of Elisha Graham. He is 68 years old and resides in the community of Odsan, Castries in ...

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Gordon Henderson to feature at inaugural Caribbean Performing Arts Conference

Gordon Henderson to feature at inaugural Caribbean Performing Arts Conference

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 1

Roseau, Dominica – May 24th, 2017. Dominica is pleased host the inaugural Caribbean Performing Arts Conference on May 30th and 31st, 2017. The conference ...

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Relatives appeal for assistance in locating Canefield man

Relatives appeal for assistance in locating Canefield man

May 25, 2017 | Comments: 14

The relatives of a man from Canefield are appealing for assistance in locating him since he has not been since for about a month now. Relatives of 27-year-old Daver ...

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