Politics

Curfew done… did it work?

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar announced the end of the hated curfew last night in Trinidad and Tobago, prompting wild celebration. Kamla said that the curfew and state of emergency had achieved its effect and said law enforcement officers had brought…

New day in Jamaica

Today is the big day in Jamaica  – when Andrew Holness will go from Prime Minister-designate to di real ting. He will also become the youngest Prime Minister ever in Jamaica and just beat out Dominica’s Roosevelt Skerrit by a…

Wyclef for President?

That was the big talk yesterday when news broke that mega music star Wyclef has filed the necessary paperwork to run in Haiti’s November 28 election.  The New York Times reports: “You can either live trying to do something or…