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Wednesday, February 24, 2021

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Court frowns on illegal entry into Dominica and sentence men to six months in jail

Donelle Mitchel aged 30, his brother 33-year-old Dion Mitchel of Kingshill along with 29-year-old Shirmon Liam Joseph of Imperial Road Canefield and Haitian national Jameson Jospeh have been sentenced to 6 months in jail by Magistrate Michael Laduat after...

Tarish- Pit man jailed for illegal firearm and ammunition

A strong mitigating plea by defense lawyer Wayne Norde on behalf of his client 24-year-old Marvin Boyd of Tarish-Pit was not enough to sway Magistrate Michael Ladaut as he imposed a custodial sentence on Boyd. According to reports, the police...

Three non -Nationals arrested and charged for illegal entry into Dominica

Police and customs in Dominica have arrested and charged three non -nationals for illegal entry into Dominica and also for failing to declare their baggage upon their illegal entry into the island on February 5, 2021. According to information acting...

South East FC and Bath Estate FC to vie for championship

The finals of the 2021 Dominica Football Association (DFA) Nation Cup will be contested between Sagicor South East FC and Happi Bath Estate FC. The Bath Estate based club booked their spot in the championship encounter with a hard-fought victory...

Sagicor South East FC marched to victory

Back to back defending Premier Division league champions Sagicor South East FC is on course to capture the first national football title for 2021. On Saturday at the Stock Farm Complex, South East FC cruised to the finals with an...

Kallinago School Teacher wins Power Ball Lotto Jackpot

29-year old Shalda Corbette a school teacher from Atkinson in the Kallinago Territory is the first Power Ball Jack Pot winner for 2021 of the Dominica National Lotteries (DNL). According to Ken George Sales and Marketing Manager of the DNL,...

Domino action this weekend

Several matches are scheduled for this Sunday when the action continues in the 2021 Rayneau Construction and Kubuli Beer National Domino league. In Zone A, Wake Up Stars from Portsmouth will be on the road as they travel to Dos...

Semi-finals kick off this weekend

A total of four clubs will go in search of the right to contest the finals of the first national football competition of the year. The 2021 Dominica Football Association (DFA) Nation Cup has reached its semi-final stage with the...

Local Businessman makes donation

Local Businessman Emile Depooter donated over sixteen thousand dollars to assist COVID-related efforts and support charitable organizations in Dominica despite the challenges he faced. According to Depooter, he was able to transform his businesses during the pandemic.  His customer base...

WE United FC to hold recognition ceremony

One of the four Premier Division clubs based in the south east of the island will show appreciation and recognize those who have contributed to the success of the club thus far. The WE United FC will stage its first...

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