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Basketball league suspended over COVID-19 fears

Organizers of the Nathan Insurance Portsmouth Basketball League have taken the decision to suspend the league with immediate effect. The suspension of the league came as a result of one player testing positive for the dreaded COVID-19 virus. The player...

Government makes wearing masks mandatory in Dominica

The government of Dominica has issued an SRO to the Health Environmental Services Act # 8 of 1997 making it mandatory for everyone to wear masks in public places because of COVID-19. According to acting deputy chief of police Davidson...

Dominica’s COVID-19 cases increases

Dominica’s National Epidemiologist (Ag) Dr. Shalauddin Ahmed, has confirmed five new cases of COVID-19 as of 11th November 2020. He made his announcement at the Ministry of Health press briefing on the evening of November 11, 2020. Dr. Ahmed also went...

Parents cry foul over the use of portable toilets for DGS and GSS students

A number of parents have taken to the airwaves to complain about the use of portable toilets now in place on the grounds of the Dominica Grammar School (DGS) for use by DGS and Goodwill Secondary School students (GSS). The...

ITSS School temporarily shut down

The Ministry of Education has taken the decision to temporarily close the Isaiah Thomas Secondary School (ITSS) after a teacher at that school tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. Health and Ministry of Education officials were at the school doing...

Dominica’s active COVID-19 cases surge to 17

Dominica’s national Epidemiologist, Dr. Shalauddin Ahmed, has revealed that the country has recorded 8 additional cases of COVID-19, which takes the number of active cases to 17, and the total number of confirmed cases to 50. Speaking at a health...

Health Minister expresses concerns as COVID-19 cases increases

Roseau, Dominica, Friday, October 23, 2020-The Ministry of Health, Wellness andNew Health Investment would like to inform that since our last update on Wednesday,October 21, an additional 3 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed, which bringsDominica to a total...

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Pointe Michel man jailed for three years for knife attack

54-year old Romanus John Charles –AKA- "Sa-sa-Yeah" of Pointe Michel will be spending his 2020 Christmas as an inmate...

Busta Warner boosts playoff hopes

Busta Warner FC scored a major victory in their latest encounter of the 2020 Dominica Football Association Division One League. On Saturday at the Almond...

Veteran broadcaster Felix Henderson laid to rest

Creole Icon and veteran broadcaster Felix Fixton Henderson who died on November 10, 2020, after battling illness was laid to rest today November 28,...

Dublanc secures another victory

Central Cooperative Credit Union LTD Dublanc FC notched up yet another victory in the 2020 Dominica Football Association Division One League. Playing in front...

East Central FC tastes defeat

East Central FC suffered their first loss of the season in the 2020 Dominica Football Association Division One League. In their latest fixture on the...