Likening Jamaica’s education system to apartheid, Minister of State in the Ministry of Tourism & Entertainment Damion Crawford has challenged nationals in the Diaspora to lead the charge for the implementation of a singular vision for educating the country’s citizens.
Former Canadian cricket all-rounder Errol Barrow will coach the national junior team in the Americas Under-17 tournament in Bermuda August 18-24.
The threat of the Ebola virus that has claimed close to 1000 lives in West Africa felt a little too close to home with reports this week that a person had returned from Nigeria with symptoms that referenced the highly fatal virus.
While in the city for the annual Island Soul event at Harbourfront Centre over the Toronto Carnival weekend, Tobago’s secretary of finance and enterprise development, Joel Jack, met with potential investors.
The United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency says it has issued a new customs declaration form that expands the definition of family members for arriving Caribbean and other travelers.
Some of Toronto’s top musicians were among a Who’s Who of reggae pioneers honoured on stage at the 12th annual IRIE Music Festival last weekend at Nathan Phillips Square.
By MURPHY BROWNE (Abena Agbetu) “Each year officially since 1979 we have used the month of August to focus on the oppressive treatment of our brothers and sisters disappeared inside the state run gulags and concentration camps …