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Two students from Baroness Patricia Scotland Primary School among NCCU art competition winners

Two students from the Baroness Patricia Scotland Primary School in Vieille Case are among the three winners of the National Credit Union (NCCU) primary school’s art competition. That competition was organized to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the NCCU. Sydney Etienne...

PM Skerrit describes the late Chris Timmins as a true friend of Dominica

Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has extended sympathies to the family of the late Chris Timmins who passed away suddenly on December 13, 2020. In a statement released to the media, PM Skerrit described the late Chris Timmins as “a...

Statement from MMCE on death of Chris Timmins

A life so beautifully lived deserves to be beautifully remembered. It is with great sadness that we inform you of the heartbreaking news of the passing of our Project Director, Mr. Christopher J. Timmins. Chris went to be with the...

Dominica cancels carnival 2021

Tourism Minister Denise Charles has announced that given the situation re COVID-19 the government has taken the decision to cancel the 2021 carnival celebrations. Many have been asking the question as to if Dominica will like Trinidad & Tobago will...

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, 2020, in his home village of Grand Bay. The funeral took place at the People's Pentecostal...

Kayla Jean Jacques called to the Bar

Resident high court Judge Wynante Adrien-Roberts has urged attorney at law Kayla Jean Jacques to at all times show respect to the court and her colleagues. She made those remarks at the admission of Jean Jacques to be a barrister...

Michael Toney appointed Judicial Manager of First Domestic Insurance

The High Court in Dominica has appointed Michael Toney former Marpin Receiver as Judicial Manager of First Domestic Insurance Company. Since the passage of Hurricane Maria in September 2017, the First Domestic Insurance Company has not been able to pay...

Child killed in Kallinago Territory in traffic accident

A nine-year-old child is dead in the Kallinago Territory in Seneku. According to reports reaching Nature Isle News (NIN), the incident occurred late Tuesday afternoon. Information is that he, (the nine year old) was riding his bicycle on the main...

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...

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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...