Today marks 26 years of diplomatic relations between Cuba and Dominica.

Today marks 26 years of diplomatic relations between Cuba and Dominica.

A meeting between the Minister of Foreign Affairs, International Business and Diaspora Relations of the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Honorable Dr. Kenneth Darroux, and the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba, Ulises Arranz Fernández, was held at the headquarters of the Foreign Ministry of this brother country, to commemorate the 26th anniversary of the establishment […]

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 Dominican to speak at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Rwanda

Dominican to speak at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Rwanda

Founder of the Dominica Dementia Foundation and Commonwealth Youth Finalist, Rianna Patterson is selected to speak at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting on the 20th of June 2022 in Kigali, Rwanda.    Patterson will be speaking at the Intergenerational session during the Commonwealth Women’s Forum led by CommonAge. CHOGM is a pivotal agenda-setting and […]

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 Tabletop Simulation Exercise to resolve plant health issues in Dominica

Tabletop Simulation Exercise to resolve plant health issues in Dominica

The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with other stakeholders conducted a ‘tabletop simulation exercise’ for Dominica’s agriculture as an emergency response to resolve plant health issues.   The participants included the Customs Department, extension services, the diagnostic capacities and partners such as The Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and The Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development […]

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 Bombing attack on Catholic Church in St. Lucia

Bombing attack on Catholic Church in St. Lucia

During the ‘Good Shepherd’ morning mass on Sunday, a man attacked the Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic Church in Vieux Fort town in St. Lucia by throwing two cocktails’ bombs inside the building.  Assistant Parish Priest, Fr. Elton Letang said the incident occurred at 10am on Mother’s day; one hour after mass began. Letang […]

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 St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister dismissed six government ministers; called for a fresh general election

St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister dismissed six government ministers; called for a fresh general election

Prime Minister of St Kitts and Nevis Timothy Harris has dismissed six government ministers and requested the Governor-General, Samuel Weymouth Tapley Seaton to dissolve the parliament.   He asked the Governor-General to remove Shawn Richards as the Deputy Prime Minister and replace him with Eugene Hamilton and further called for a fresh general election.   In a radio and television broadcast, […]

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 Suspected suicide case at Layou Park

Suspected suicide case at Layou Park

The Commonwealth of Dominica police force is conducting investigations into the circumstances surrounding the suspected suicidal death by hanging of 38-year-old Gregory Isaacs, male adult of Layou Park. According to a press statement by the local police, on Monday, 9th, May 2022 information reached the St. Joseph Police indicating that a neighbor saw the deceased, […]

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