Politics

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…

Islandista becomes Baroness

Congrats are in order for Trinidad-born islandista Floella Benjamin who took her seat in Britain’s House of Lords today as a peer for the Liberal Democrats. Her official title is Baroness Benjamin of Beckenham in Kent, but she will be known…

BREAKING NEWS: Kamla Persad-Bissessar first female PM of Trinidad & Tobago

[picapp align="center" wrap="false" link="term=Trinidad+elections&iid=8901433" src="3/6/d/5/Opposition_leader_PersadBissessar_7be6.jpg?adImageId=12976890&imageId=8901433" width="380" height="268" /] As Denyse Plummer said it then, it has become now – Woman is boss in Trinidad & Tobago. The news is just in that Kamla Persad-Bissessar will now be the first female…