World

Tumultuous Week for Trinidad

  by Bert Wilkinson Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News Last week, Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar fired controversial Sports Minister Anil Roberts from her cabinet, blaming him for seriously mismanaging a government-funded program that was designed to create Read More

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Tens of Thousands of Haitian in the DR Now Declared People without a Nationality

by Tony Best Special to the NNPA from the New York Carib News “Heartlessness!” Harry F’ouche’, a former Haitian Consul-General in New York, was expressing outrage triggered by a decision of the Dominican Republic’s constitutional court that stripped tens of thousands, perhaps as many as Read More

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Email, Bugging Scandal Hits Trinidad Government

by Bert Wilkinson Special to the NNPA from the New York Amsterdam News In the past week, Trinidad’s coalition government has been hit by a major political scandal linked to the publication of a set of emails. The communications purportedly detail efforts by authorities to Read More