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Mexico Earthquake: OECS Statement of Condolence

OECS MEDIA STATEMENT:-Thursday, September 21, 2017 — The Commission of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) conveys deepest regrets to the Government and people of Mexico on the tragic loss of life and devastation caused by the recent earthquake in Mexico City on September 19, 2017 &#...

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The NNPA celebrates the living legacy of Dick Gregory

Brother Gregory’s avant-garde leadership in civil rights, entertainment, journalism and entrepreneurial development will always be remembered. The NNPA celebrates the living legacy of Dick Gregory The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) pauses to express our heartfelt condolences to...

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Better than any postal service

A Message From Our Publisher Better than any postal service And I give unto them eternal life; and they shall never perish, neither shall any man pluck them out of my hand. My Father, which gave them me, is greater than all; and no man is able to pluck them out of my Father’s hand. I and my F...

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$10M awarded to YMCA to spur development in Historic Sistrunk

$10M awarded to YMCA to spur development in Historic Sistrunk Mizell Center will be redeveloped to create new opportunities Rendering courtesy of the YMCA     FORT LAUDERDALE, FL – The L.A. Lee Family YMCA, oldest YMCA in Broward County and serving the Fort Lauderdale community for over 70 years wit...

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Bebe Cool impresses in Coke Studio Episode 2

This week on Coke Studio Africa, Uganda’s Bebe Cool impressed viewers when he performed his version of Falz’s ‘bahd baddo baddest’ hit song, successfully adding a reggae feel to the originally hip hop song. Nigerian artiste Falz also went out of his usual rap character and sang to Bebe Cool’s...

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Is Hurricane Maria Worse Than Irma?

Is Hurricane Maria Worse Than Irma? A picture taken on September 19, 2017 shows the powerful winds and rains of Hurricane Maria battering the city of Petit-Bourg on the Caribbean island of Guadeloupe. Jessica Firger, Newsweek Powerful Hurricane Maria left destruction in Dominica on Tuesday, and is...

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A Teacher Battle

A Teacher Battle Broward County Public School veteran teacher recounts story of bullying and harassment by administrators and the district By Nichole Richards (Part 2 of a 3 Part Series) Dr. Bentley was used to new principals. Surplused a number of times throughout her career (a status given when th...

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FPL does not pay for food loss

Rumor Mill FPL does not pay for food loss       Despite rumors to the contrary, Florida Power & Light Co. will not reimburse customers for spoiled food in your refrigerator due to power outages caused by Hurricane Irma. “We do not reimburse food loss for any natural disaster,” said FPL spokesman...

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One car left to be given away in Mega Masappe promotion

With just two weeks remaining to end the Mega Masappe promotion, Muyingo Paul, a resident of Masaka, has won himself a brand new car in the 12th draw held on Thursday morning. Launched at the start of the July and scheduled to run for a duration of 90 days, the opt-in promotion has seen hordes of s...