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Nicaragua – Protests Over Social Security Changes Leave Many Dead

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. April 23, 2018: Nicaragua’s president on Sunday withdrew changes to the social security system that triggered deadly protests and looting. President Daniel Ortega said in a message to the nation that the social security board of directors had cancelled the changes implemented on 16 April. The violent demonstrations were triggered from the new social ...

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Caribbean News – Twitter Reacts Tartly To Sting And Shaggy At Queen’s Birthday Bash

By NAN Contributor News Americas, LONDON, England, Mon. April 23, 2018: Twitter’s reaction to Sting and Caribbean-born reggae star Shaggy’s performance at the 92nd birthday bash of Her Majesty, Queens Elizabeth II, Saturday night was not as sweet as the duo might have hoped, especially coming on the heels of their newly released album on April 20th. While Shaggy did ...

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Caribbean News – 12 Caribbean Born Prisoners In US Jails

Compiled By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 20, 2018: From drug dealing to murder, lotto scamming, terrorism and tax fraud, here are 12 Caribbean nationals you should recognize, who are currently incarcerated in US federal penitentiaries. 1: MARK ANTHONY MYRIE, aka Buju Banton Nationality: Jamaican Register Number: 86700-004 Age: 44 Race: Black Sex: Male Release ...

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Caribbean News – 12 Caribbean Born Prisoners In US Jails

Compiled By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 20, 2018: From drug dealing to murder, lotto scamming, terrorism and tax fraud, here are 12 Caribbean nationals you should recognize, who are currently incarcerated in US federal penitentiaries. 1: MARK ANTHONY MYRIE, aka Buju Banton Nationality: Jamaican Register Number: 86700-004 Age: 44 Race: Black Sex: Male Release ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Reggae Ignored As Billboard Music Awards 2018 Nominations Announced

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. 20, 2018: Don’t look for any reggae category or reggae artists among this year’s Billboard Music Awards nominees. There are none! Despite the fact that there is a Reggae Billboard chart and a tremendous crossover success of the music form being incorproated by mainstream artists like Ed Sheeran, the genre ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Reggae Ignored As Billboard Music Awards 2018 Nominations Announced

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. 20, 2018: Don’t look for any reggae category or reggae artists among this year’s Billboard Music Awards nominees. There are none! Despite the fact that there is a Reggae Billboard chart and a tremendous crossover success of the music form being incorproated by mainstream artists like Ed Sheeran, the genre ...

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Caribbean Business – 6 Key Numbers To Note On The 2017 Hurricane Season & Caribbean Tourism

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 20, 2018: A statistical analysis on the impact of the 2017 hurricane season on the Caribbean’s travel and tourism sector is in, thanks to The World Travel & Tourism Council. Here are 6 key figures you should note from this report: 1: 826,100 This is the estimated loss in ...

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Caribbean Business – 6 Key Numbers To Note On The 2017 Hurricane Season & Caribbean Tourism

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 20, 2018: A statistical analysis on the impact of the 2017 hurricane season on the Caribbean’s travel and tourism sector is in, thanks to The World Travel & Tourism Council. Here are 6 key figures you should note from this report: 1: 826,100 This is the estimated loss in ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Opposition To Buju T&T Concert Comes Amid Ruling On Gay Sex

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. 20, 2018: On the heels of the historic ruling that gave the ok to gay sex in Trinidad & Tobago, LGBT activists says they will now turn their attention to protesting the 2019 performance of reggae star Buju Banton there. The jailed singer, who is set to be released in ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Opposition To Buju T&T Concert Comes Amid Ruling On Gay Sex

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. 20, 2018: On the heels of the historic ruling that gave the ok to gay sex in Trinidad & Tobago, LGBT activists says they will now turn their attention to protesting the 2019 performance of reggae star Buju Banton there. The jailed singer, who is set to be released in ...

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