July 4, 2017
breaking Jamaican News

Launch of first International Reggae Day London event bodes well for the future

If you’ve never heard of the International Reggae Day (IRD) July 1 initiative, you are bound to hear about it a bit more from now on. […]
June 27, 2017

Statement by the Prime Minister on Canadian Multiculturalism Day

OTTAWA, June 27, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to highlight Canadian Multiculturalism Day: “Today, Canadians from coast to coast to coast join […]
June 27, 2017

Legal Aid Ontario offers funding to Scarborough and Rexdale community organizations to support Black youth

TORONTO, June 27, 2017 /CNW/ – Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) is providing $100,000 of funding to a project headed by two GTA-based organizations to provide services to Black students facing suspension […]
June 27, 2017
OVO Fest 2017

OVO Fest 2017 Update!

Tickets are supposed to go on sale as of  today, Tuesday June 27th 2017. For the Machel Montano part of this concert these tickets will be […]
June 27, 2017
AFROFEST festival in Toronto

AFROFEST celebrates its 29th anniversary at Woodbine Park

TORONTO, ON (June 26, 2017) – AFROFEST the largest free African Music Festival in North America, will be celebrating its 29th anniversary of promoting African music and […]
June 8, 2017
poster for the culture bridge festival covered by Vision Newspaper Toronto news

2017 Culture Bridge Festival Brings the World to York Region

Leave your passport at home and experience your neighbour’s culture here in your own community. CULTURE BRIDGE FESTIVAL, formerly Caribbean & South Asian Showcase, has planned […]
May 25, 2017
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OpenSports makes finding sports easier for new ​Torontonians

OpenSports user-generated pickup games make sports more accessible OpenSports allows for user-generated pickup soccer games in the city of Toronto. Most of our users are new […]
May 25, 2017

Bankra’ Caribbean Folk Festival Returns To Jamaica, Queens On June 3

NEW YORK, May 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The music, culture and cuisine of the Caribbean Islands will be on colorful display once again when Braata Productions in association with Sam’s […]
February 27, 2017
Black Star Unsung Heroes Nomination

Black Unsung Heroes Awards Nomination is Open

We encourage the general public to get actively involved and submit your Black Unsung Hero(oes) of choice. Black Star Movement (BSM), formerly the Canadian African Caribbean […]
February 6, 2017
Lady dressed in all white sitting

Black Arts and Innovation Expo Hits Toronto’s York Mills Gallery One Day Celebration

The Black Arts and Innovation Expo (BAIE) is an event hosted by Excelovate and First Book Canada that has ushered in a new way of celebrating Black History Month. While traditional Black […]
January 18, 2017
Six ladies dressed in African and Caribbean bridal wear

A Tropical Paradise at the African & Caribbean Wedding Show

Back by popular demand, Ambessa Weddings has announced the return of the africancaribbeanweddingshow.com. In March of 2016, Ambessa Wedding hosted, Canada’s first ever bridal event for […]
August 17, 2015

Impressions will celebrate leaders in the African Caribbean Kidney Community Dr. Remi Ojo & Dr. Tabo Sikaneta to be honoured at inaugural event

Scarborough, ON – Celebrating the people who take action in the field of nephrology will be celebrated by The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s African Caribbean Kidney […]