Police seizes a quantity of alleged Cannabis and one registered vessel transporting Haitian Nationals

Police seizes a quantity of alleged Cannabis and one registered vessel transporting Haitian Nationals

According to Police Inspector, John Carbon, on Saturday September 18th 2021 at about 1:00 am, the Commonwealth of Dominica coastguard intercepted a vessel, registration number JZ162NTN about a quarter mile of Soufriere.  During the interception, the captain managed to escape by jumping overboard. The remaining thirteen occupants, inclusive of one woman, one child and eleven […]

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 Asaiah Yankey powers on as PSS Valedictorian

Asaiah Yankey powers on as PSS Valedictorian

On Thursday 9th September, 2021, the Portsmouth Secondary School (PSS) hosted its virtual graduation ceremony under the theme ‘Powering on through adversity’. A total of 64 students officially ended their secondary education and said goodbye to their alma mater. The valedictorian of the graduating class 2020/2021 was sixteen-year-old Asaiah Yankey. According to Yankey, he has […]

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 Sherrick Mitchell – From Miracle Baby to Valedictorian of the Goodwill Secondary School’s class of 2020/2021

Sherrick Mitchell – From Miracle Baby to Valedictorian of the Goodwill Secondary School’s class of 2020/2021

In the Goodwill Secondary School’s 2020/2021 virtual graduation ceremony, Sherrick Mitchel captured the position of Valedictorian. When questioned on how he felt to be crowned valedictorian, Mitchel responded, “Being valedictorian was a very fulfilling role since I worked constantly over the years to maintain my grades.” Notably, Mitchel considers himself a hard worker who has […]

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 Prominent Business Owner calls for vaccines to be made mandatory

Prominent Business Owner calls for vaccines to be made mandatory

On Wednesday 8th September, 2021, the Dominica Business Forum Inc. hosted its 3rd virtual discussion on the topic “All Hands on Deck, Let’s Fight Covid-19 Together”. Among the members for this virtual discussion were Mr. KarlJ.Nassief, CEO of Trading International Group (Karl Nassief Group of Companies), Mr.Thomas Letang, General Secretary of the Dominica Public Service Union, […]

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 53 police recruits to commence six-month training in an effort to increase manpower in Dominica 

53 police recruits to commence six-month training in an effort to increase manpower in Dominica 

According to Honorable Rayburn Blackmoore, Minister for Justice, Immigration and National Security, on September 6th and 7th 2021, the Dominica Police Force welcomed fifty-three (53) police recruits inclusive of 14 females and 39 males.  All fifty-three recruits took the oath of office and will commence a six-month period of training.  Blackmoore stated, “The active recruitment […]

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 Valedictorian of the North East Comprehensive School reminisces on her journey to success

Valedictorian of the North East Comprehensive School reminisces on her journey to success

On Friday 3rd September, 2021, the North East Comprehensive School (NECS) hosted its 15th annual graduation ceremony under the theme ‘Success is not just a destination, it is a journey’. Ms. Kurtisha Prevost of Marigot was honored to represent the graduating class as the Valedictorian for the 2020/2021 academic year. Upon Interview with Emonews, Prevost […]

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