Barbadians have pledged close to half of a million dollars to help The Bahamas recovery efforts after Hurricane Dorian devastated the islands of Abaco and Grand Bahama a week ago. Lisa Brome has more.
The Ministry of Health and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) have sought to reassure the public that none of the islands in the territory are under quarantine.
Prime Minister Dr, Hubert Minnis Wednesday said 20 people had now died as a result of the passage of Hurricane Dorian and warned persons who were engaged in looting and other criminal activities that the authorities would prosecute them to the full extent of the law.
An historic occasion for the University of the West Indies as it officially opens its fourth landed campus in Antigua and Barbuda.
A police constable has been sentenced to a total of 62 years in jail after he was found guilty of abducting and raping a nurse at gunpoint in December last year.
United Nations agencies and partners say they are “prioritizing needs” and ramping up aid in the wake of the onslaught caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.
A Bahamas fisherman who was rescued from his flooded home amid raging Storm Dorian was forced to watch on as his wife drowned.
The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas has risen. Seven people have been confirmed dead.
The Barbados-based Caribbean Drought and Precipitation Monitoring Network (CDPMN) Tuesday said even as rainfall continues to increase across the region, there’s more concern over long term drought that can continue to cause below normal levels of groundwater, large rivers and reservoirs. In its September bulletin, the CDPMN said that even as the rainfall increased, there were […]
Barbados has pledged to urgently assist the Bahamas with relief following the devastation brought by Hurricane Dorian. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley was deeply saddened by the tremendous devastation and suffering on the Bahamian people and has been in contact with the Government of the Bahamas consistently over the last 48 hours. She has pledged […]