A look at some of the top stories making the news today, June 6th, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida.
Here’s a look at our top stories.
Tension sparked last weekend between Guyana and Venezuelan when Venezuelan soldiers shot at a vessel transporting officers of the Guyana Geology and Mines Commission. The Guyanese foreign ministry has dispatched a statement to the Venezuelan Ministry of Foreign Affairs calling on the government to desist from such provocative and dangerous actions that could lead to the destabilization of relations between the two nations.
Victoria mutual CEO Courtney Campbell and the Jamaica Stock exchange general manager, Marlene Street-Forest. Will visit from Jamaica to host an open discussion addressing the vision statement of the country’s National Development Plan. The forum will be held at the Signature Grand in Davie on Wednesday June 8th.
For only $410,000 you can gain citizenship to a Caribbean island. Golden Islands Filmworks is looking for investors for their new movie ‘REBELS’ based on the life of Bob Marley. The company gained approval for this unique financing method from the government of Antigua and Barbuda through the Citizenship by Investment Program. The Company expects to be financed by 2019.
In Sports, for the CASA super league, Albion Plantation won 3 to1 against Miami FCC. The Lauderhill Lions also took home a big win against Team Haiti scoring 3 to 0. The Saturday night match was 0-0 at halftime.
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Boxing legend champ and social change activist Muhammed Ali passed away early Saturday morning after a 32 year battle with parkinsons. Jamaican minister of sport, Olivia Grange, in a tribute said the athlete of the century was never afraid to challenge the political establishment and will remain an inspiration for generations to come.
For Today’s Weather Forecast:
Scattered thunderstorms in Broward County with a high of 88 and a low of 79. In Miami-Dade, Scattered storms as well with a high of 89 and a low of 80.
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