breaking newsPrime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has announced the closure of all government offices and private sector businesses at 1:00 pm as Tropical Storm Matthew affects Dominica.

Presently Dominica is under Tropical Storm Warning.

“All government offices and private businesses will reopen on Thursday, September 29, 2016, that is tomorrow,” he said. “An advisory with respect to schools will be issued later today.”

Yesterday the Ministry of Education ordered all schools be closed today.

The Prime Minister advised everyone to stay home as much as possible so as not to expose themselves to any hazards out there.