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Caribbean Entertainment – Buju Banton’s Management Team Responds To ABC News Video Leak

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. June 1, 2018: The management team of jailed reggae singer Buju Banton, born Mark Anthony Myrie, is questioning the release of previously sealed video evidence from the singer’s 2010 trial on drug-related charges. ABC news published what the team called “excerpt of old surveillance footage to the Internet on May 27, 2018. For many years, ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Bajan Star Rihanna Lauds New PM

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. June 1, 2018: Barbados-born superstar, Rihanna, is among those paying tribute to the first female prime minister of her homeland. Mia Amor Mottley, the head of the Barbados Labour Party, won in a landslide victory on Thursday, May 24th against the incumbent Democratic Labour Party and Rihanna was quick to share her approval on social ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Trinidad-Born Actress For Netflix Series

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. June 1, 2018: Award-winning Trinidad and Tobago-born actress, Lorraine Toussaint, is set to star in a new Netflix series, scheduled for release later this year. ‘She-Ra and the Princesses of Power,’ a series based on the ‘80s cartoon, is the story of an orphan named Adora (Aimee Carrero), who leaves behind her former life in ...

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Caribbean Entertainment – Sean Paul Returns To Work After Dad’s Death

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. June 1, 2018: Dancehall star Sean Paul was back at “work” Saturday, returning to the stage just days after announcing his father’s death. The 45-year-old performed next to British singer Dua Lipa at the Champions League Final in Kiev, Ukraine. The pair performed their hit single, ‘No Lies’ at the May 26th event. Garth Henriques, ...

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Caribbean Sports – West Indies Beat Rest Of The World XI At Lord’s

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 1, 2018: The West Indies cricket side beat a Rest of the World XI Thursday at Lord’s in the Hurricane Relief T20 Challenge clash. Evin Lewis slammed a 26-ball 58 to help the Windies to a win.  Lewis smashed five of the team’s 15 maximums as the team led by Carlos Brathwaite, amassed ...

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Caribbean News – Caribbean Briton Olympian Inducted Into Derby Walk Of Fame

News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. June 1, 2018: A British-Caribbean Olympic athlete has made history after becoming one of 10 people to be inducted into the first “Made In Derby” Walk of Fame in Derby, England. Kingston, Jamaica-born Louis George Martin, MBE, considered one of Britain’s greatest-ever weightlifter, was inducted over the weekend posthumously. He was from the Windrush generation ...

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Trump Proclaims June National Caribbean-American Heritage Month

By NAN Staff Writer  News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. June 1, 2018: For the second year since taking office,the 45th US President has followed the path of both Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama in declaring June National Caribbean-American Heritage. In his 2018 proclamation, Donald Trump, whose anti-immigrant policies has impacted many Caribbean immigrants, especially Haitians, noted that “Caribbean ...

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Latin America News – Nicaragua Protest Turns Deadly

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 1, 2018: At least two people were killed and over 12 injured in a massive march against President Daniel Ortega’s government in Nicaragua on Wednesday. Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of Nicaragua’s capital calling for the resignation of President Daniel Ortega and his wife and vice-president Rosario Murillo, and ...

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Medical Marijuana Real Estate Loans Now Available In The Caribbean

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. June 1, 2018: As Caribbean nations continue to focus on legalizing medical marijuana in the region, financing for loans to grow and funding for commercial buildings has become a top priority. To cater to this need, Invest Caribbean Now, the global private sector investment agency of the Caribbean, is now offering the option of loans ...

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Guess What This Caribbean Bank Head Is Urging Ahead Of Another Hurricane Season?

News Americas, ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Thurs. May 31, 2018: As the 2018 hurricane season commences tomorrow, Friday June 1st, the President of the Caribbean Development Bank is urging regional leaders to climate-proof their countries’ energy systems. Dr. Wm. Warren Smith, in opening remarks at the Bank’s 48th Annual Meeting in Grenada today, said for too long the response by regional ...

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