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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Commentary

Dominican Scientists Promote Vaccine Acceptance

Dominican health leaders featured prominently in a high-powered Caribbean Community webinar on the vaccine this past Saturday, February 6. Dr. Swinburne Augustine, who grew up in Delices, is now an Environmental Protection Agency research microbiologist and immunologist in Cincinnati, Ohio....

SINGING SANDRA TRULY IRREPLACEABLE WOMAN OF SUBSTANCE

Dec 10th 1957 – Jan 28th 2021 Veteran Trinidadian calypsonian “Singing Sandra” (Sandra Des Vignes-Millington) is dead. Reports from Trinidad & Tobago states that she passed away overnight ( January 27, 2021.) A two-time Calypso Monarch, Singing Sandra has thrilled audiences with...

A never-to-be-forgotten day

By Arley Gill Wednesday, 6th of January of 2021, will never be forgotten. We will always remember, the day the world stopped and watched Donald Trump’s supporters descend on Washington, D.C., and subsequently disrupted a Congressional hearing where lawmakers were...

THE REQUIREMENTS OF GOOD CHRISTIAN LIVING

CHRISTMAS MESSAGE December, 2020 Hon. Lennox Linton Parliamentary Opposition Leader Merry Christmas Dominica… to all our nature island brothers and sisters, the “sons and daughters of this gem beyond compare”, we wish you God’s guidance and upliftment in celebration of the wonderful peace...

Address by Minister of Education in observance of Early Childhood Development Month

Fellow Dominicans, as the Honourable Minister for Education, Human Resource Planning, Vocational Training and National Excellence, I am indeed delighted about this, my first address to you in observance of Early Childhood Development Month, November 2020.  Our theme chosen...

Wiltshire responds to Gregor Nassief

AN OPEN LETTER TO MR GREGOR NASSIEF, CEO of Gems Holding Company Ltd. Dear Mr. Nassief I would like to respond to your recent open letter addressed to me and published in Nature Isle News and Dominica News Online on or...

An Open Letter to Former Attorney General, Mr. Bernard Wiltshire

Dear Mr. Wiltshire,I listened – but not with incredulity as little surprises me these days – as you spoke about the Government’s use of money and stated the following on a call with Matt Peltier on Q95 on Thursday,...

COURT UNDER SCRUTINY

By Joshua Francis The response of the opposition leader of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Lennox Linton with respect to the striking out of ten election petitions (2019) by the United Workers Party (UWP) has stirred unease amongst certain sections of...

Respect to a beloved brother

By Severin McKenize The last six weeks with Mikey, in this life, have left an indelible mark in my heart, one that I have never experienced before and a feeling of deep compassion which I was not aware of. My...

Phillip Timothy killed PJ falls

By: Joseph Jno-Baptiste On May 29, 1979, over ten thousand demonstrators gathered around the government Headquarters in Roseau, Dominica to protest the passage of two controversial pieces of legislation which was to be passed by the Patrick John led government. That...

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Government approves Housing Loans Board to serve as a Service Provider for a grant of US $2 million (EC $5.4 million)

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release. The Government of Dominica continues on its drive to build the capacity and track record of...