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Sean Paul Set to Perform ‘Live from Jamaica’ on May 8th

Multi award-winning recording artist Sean Paul is thrilled to welcome back his fans for his first performance in over a year, Live from Jamaica come May 8th. Hosted on Dreamstage’s virtual...
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Jamaican Named Chancellor of Heriot-Watt University in Scotland

Jamaica’s Honorary Consul to Scotland, Professor Sir Geoff Palmer, has been named the new Chancellor of Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, Scotland. Sir Geoff, who is...
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Jamaican Artist Zagga Releases Single “Mama’s Prayer” Just in Time for...

Just in time for Mother’s Day, Jamaican reggae artist Zagga has released a special single dedicated to all mothers. The song, titled Mama’s Prayer, is...
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Antigua Government Looking at Other Incentives to Get People Vaccinated

The Antigua and Barbuda government says it will contemplate a mandatory policy of vaccination only if herd immunity cannot be achieved through other means...
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La Soufriere Volcano Alert Reduced to Orange

The government of St Vincent has moved the alert at the La Soufriere volcano from Red, the highest, to Orange, the third-highest on the...
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Trinidad Government Announces Further Measures to Deal with COVID Spike

The Trinidad and Tobago government on Friday announced a further “battering down” of the country to deal with the spike in COVID-19 cases. Prime Minister...

UK Issues Travel Advisory on Jamaica

Less than a week after Jamaica lifted its travel ban on the United Kingdom, Britain’s Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FDCO) has advised its...
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#CNWTalkUp: Do You Think Its A Good Idea for Florida to...

On May 3, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis suspended all COVID-19 restrictions in the state, saying that he doesn’t consider the state to be in...
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CNW90: Jamaica Extends Curfew And Weekend Lockdown Measures

With a look at some of the top stories making the news today, May 7, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida, I’m…for CNW...
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Reggae Boyz Hopefuls Help Secure Wins in English Leagues

Reggae Boyz hopeful Michail Antonio fired Westham into 5th place of the English Premiere League soccer with a brace on Monday. The bustling center forward...
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Better Late Than Never for the Reggae Boyz and Girlz

‘It’s better late than never’ is a proverb that aptly describes the current reality of Jamaica’s senior football program for the Reggae Boyz and...
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Jamaican-born Margaret Brisbane First Black Person to Head Miami-Dade County IT...

No matter where in the world they go, Jamaicans manage to become trailblazers and leaders in their respective fields, even sometimes making history in...
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Delcita to Delight South Florida for Mother’s Day

As South Florida continues to relax its COVID-19 protocols, face-to-face Caribbean theatre will resume with Jamaican actress and playwright Andrea ‘Delcita’ Wright debuting her...

#Editorial: A Serious Discussion about Violent Crimes Against Women in...

As a domestic violence advocate and a former board member of Safespace Foundation, a non-profit organization committed to the advocacy and empowerment of domestic...
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George ‘Wrong’! Diaspora Condemns Alleged Actions of Embattled Jamaican MP

The Jamaican diaspora in South Florida is calling on the Andrew Holness-led administration and local Jamaican authorities to, once and for all, take a...
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Another Month of Weekend Lockdowns for Jamaica

On Tuesday, Jamaica recorded a COVID-19 positivity rate of 8 percent, the lowest it has been in eight weeks. But the island’s Prime Minister...
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CNW90: Jamaica Bans Travel from Trinidad & Tobago

With a look at some of the top stories making the news today, May 5, across your Caribbean-American community in South Florida, I’m…for CNW...
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Jo Mersa Marley Releases “Made It” from Upcoming EP “Eternal”

Following in the footsteps of his grandfather, Bob Marley is Jo Mersa Marley, son of Stephen Marley, who is gearing up to release his...
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Haiti to Hold Referendum in June

Haiti has signaled its intention to hold a controversial referendum ahead of presidential and general elections despite growing international criticism. “A referendum is an act...
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Antigua Government Paying Residents to get Vaccinated

The Antigua and Barbuda government has entered into a partnership with a local company to offer an incentive to residents who take the vaccine. The...