JAMAICA-DISPUTE-Jamaica government encouraging citizens to use restorative justice to settle disputes

Jamaica with a murder rate of more than 1,000 annually, is looking to the churches here to get more Jamaicans to use restorative justice (RJ) to resolve conflicts and maintain peace within their communities. Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, said despite the proven effectiveness of the alternative dispute resolution strategy, not…

GRENADA-POLITICS-Grenada celebrates 49th anniversary of political independence

Grenada Tuesday celebrated its 49th anniversary of political independence from Britain with the traditional military parade and both government and opposition eyeing the golden anniversary next year. In his inaugural Independence Day message, Prime Minister Dickon Mitchell acknowledged that the journey since gaining independence in February 1974 has not been…

CANANEWS AND SPORTS SCHEDULE AT 1200 ECT

The following is the CANANews and SPORTS Schedule for Tuesday, February 7, 2023. PORT AU PRINCE - Prime Minister Dr. Ariel Henry has promised the High Council of the Transition (HCT) that his administration will do everything possible to ensure the success of the grouping whose mandate includes setting the…

BELIZE-POLITICS-Cuban President to visit Belize

President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, will become the first Cuban leader to visit Belize when he arrives in the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country on February 12 on an official visit, according to an official statement issued here. It said that the Cuban leader will hold bilateral talks with Prime Minister John…