August 7, 2017
breaking Jamaican News

Independence Message from the Governor-General His Excellency The Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen

My fellow Jamaicans, at home and abroad, and friends of Jamaica. Lady Allen and I join with you as we celebrate our fifty-fifth year as an […]
August 7, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Independence Message 2017 from Leader of the Opposition, Dr. Peter Phillips

My fellow Jamaicans, As we celebrate the 55th anniversary of our Independence, we can be justly proud of our achievements. We remain one of the few […]
August 7, 2017
Prime minister Holness giving his condolences to the UK covered by Vision Newspaper Caribbean news

Independence Message 2017 from Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Andrew Holness

Fellow Jamaicans, On the 55th anniversary of our independence, it is fitting that we celebrate our achievements and strengths while pondering our challenges. Our independence theme […]
August 1, 2017
Prime minister Holness giving his condolences to the UK covered by Vision Newspaper Caribbean news

Emancipation Day 2017 Message by Prime Minister, The Most Hon. Andrew Holness

Fellow Jamaicans, As we celebrate yet another Emancipation Day, let us continue to remind ourselves of the hard-fought struggles which led us to achieve that momentous […]
August 1, 2017
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Emancipation Day 2017 Message by Leader of the Opposition, Dr. Peter Phillips

My fellow Jamaicans: I greet you in the spirit of the freedom that we now celebrate annually on Emancipation Day. This celebration is a timely reminder […]
August 1, 2017
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Jamaica Festival Song Competition to Return in 2018

The annual Festival Song Competition, one of the highlights of Jamaica’s Emancipation and Independence celebrations, will return in 2018. This was announced by Culture, Gender, Entertainment […]
July 25, 2017

Canada’s Most Decorated Female Diver

Jennifer Abel is the most decorated female diver in Canadian history with eight bronze medals in synchro at the 2017 Fina World Championships in Hungary,  also […]
July 25, 2017

Annual Toronto Caribbean Junior Carnival 2017

Toronto’s Annual Junior Carnival and traditional heritage showcase, put on by the African Caribbean Community, celebrates fifty years in existence. The Junior Carnival like the grand […]
July 25, 2017
Breaking Jamaican News

Diaspora Member Spreads Culture in Canada

Second generation Diaspora member, Donika Jones, is using volunteerism to spread the Jamaican culture in Canada. Born in Ontario, Canada, to Jamaican parents, Miss Jones, who […]
July 19, 2017

BLACK ENTERPRISE Publishes Rankings Of The Nation’s Largest Black-Owned Businesses

NEW YORK, July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — BLACK ENTERPRISE marks 45 years of listing America’s largest black companies with the publication’s May/June 2017 issue of the BE […]
July 19, 2017

Being Black in the GTA: New Study Reveals Complexity of Blackness

TORONTO, July 19, 2017 /CNW/ – The complexity of Blackness and its effect on all areas of Black Canadians’ lives are revealed in a new Greater […]
July 19, 2017
African American News, Black Entertainment News

Elisabeth Omilami as Pivotal Matriarch in New Atlanta Play

ATLANTA, July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Elisabeth Omilami, who has been in more than 40 films including “We Are Marshall,” “The List,” “Comeback Dad,” and “A Time […]
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