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  1. Letters from the Campaign Trail: Turnout, predictions and promisesRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... any attempts to try to steal; it is going to meet with the stiffest resistance." Meanwhile the boisterous Roosevelt Skerrit in a clear attempt to win the Promises from the Sky Awards is predicting 20 seats for his party noting that Salisbury and ...

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  2. Kempinski To Launch Hotel In The Commonwealth Of DominicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Hospitality Net

    ... business and an operator that is well known for the high quality of its hotels," says Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit. "This is an exciting luxury hotel development in the Caribbean," says Markus Semer, Deputy CEO at Kempinski Hotels. "Kempinski ...

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  3. Historian explains why Dominica PM is more popular than main election rivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... according to historian Lennox Honychurch. He believes there are several reasons why Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit is more popular than opposition United Workers Party (UWP) leader Lennox Linton. The Kittitian radio audience is familiar with ...

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  4. Dominica Celebrates 36 years of Independence at the OASRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | PressReleasePoint

    Dominica hosted by the Permanent Representative of the country to the OAS, Ambassador Hubert Charles. This year's celebration was focused on the theme "Our nation, our responsibility," promoted by the government of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit as a call to deepen the contribution that each citizen can make to the country's development.

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  5. Dominica opposition claims electoral manipulation ahead of national pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Linton, Dominica's Electoral Commission has chosen to accommodate what he described as Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit's manipulation of national elections to be held on December 8 to benefit the Dominica Labour Party (DLP). Linton expressed grave ...

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  6. CARICOM heads agree ten-point plan to fight EbolaRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... meeting on the margins of the Cuba-CARICOM summit in Havana. In the meantime, on Wednesday, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit announced general elections in Dominica also on December 8, which may serve to delay the process even further. By December ...

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  7. Dominica ruling party predicted to win next general electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Wickham said. Wickham further stated, "63% of Dominicans expressed a preference for Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, while 37% would like leader of the opposition, Lennox Linton to lead them while "uncertain voters" were disaggregated and 69% of ...

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  8. Dominica opposition accuses ruling party of vote buying with state resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Leader of the opposition United Workers Party (UWP), Lennox Linton, has accused Dominica's Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and the Dominica Labour Party (DLP) of using state resources for vote buying in their political campaign for the next ...

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  9. Nigerian band expelled from music festival line-up in Dominica on Ebola fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ROSEAU, Dominica -- The Dominica government has instructed the Dominica Festivals Committee to cancel Nigerian group Flavour from performing in the 18th annual World Creole Music Festival lineup. The announcement was made by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit during a press conference on Thursday.

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  10. Dominica rejects Nigerian band, cites Ebola fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Caribbean island of Dominica has canceled a contract with a Nigerian band scheduled to participate in a local music festival, citing worries about the Ebola virus. Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said Thursday that he struck the band called "Flavour" from the lineup of Dominica's three-day World Creole Music Festival out of "an abundance of caution."

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  11. Caribbean island of Dominica strikes Nigerian band from music festival, citing Ebola fearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    The Caribbean island of Dominica has cancelled a contract with a Nigerian band scheduled to participate in a local music festival, citing worries about the Ebola virus. Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said Thursday that he struck the band called "Flavour" from the lineup of Dominica's three-day World Creole Music Festival out of "an abundance of caution."

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  12. Dominica PM addresses opposition criticismsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and an alleged lack of development in Dominica were addressed on local radio last week by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit. At many press conferences and meetings, the opposition United Workers Party (UWP) has claimed that, after almost 15 years of ...

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  13. Elections just around the corner, says Dominica PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ROSEAU, Dominica -- Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said the time is drawing near for voters in Dominica to return to the polls to elect a government of their choice. "The power to hire and fire has always been in the hands of the people," Skerrit pointed out.

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  14. Toronto Proud to Host the Second Annual Global Citizen ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... expand their overall knowledge and network. Hon. Gaston Browne, Prime Minister, Antigua & Barbuda, Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit, Prime Minister, Dominica, Hon. Dr. Denzil Douglas, Prime Minister, St. Kitts & Nevis are expected to deliver updates to new ...

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  15. Tropical Storm Bertha dumps rain in east Caribbean, heads for Puerto Rico, Dominican RepublicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... were affected by outages but that no injuries or damage had been reported. In Dominica, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit ordered all businesses closed by Friday afternoon to prepare for the storm, which left hundreds of people without power along ...

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  16. OECS needs injection of cashRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... appreciate the challenges with which we are confronted," chairman of the OECS, Prime Minister of Dominica Roosevelt Skerrit, told the opening ceremony of the 59th meeting of the OECS Authority. "The challenge which we have, with the issue of debt, ...

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  17. Tropical storm dumps rain in eastern CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | Newsday

    ... were affected by outages but that no injuries or damage had been reported. In Dominica, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit ordered all businesses closed by Friday afternoon to prepare for the storm, which left hundreds of people without power along ...

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  18. Puerto Rico braces as Tropical Storm Bertha nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2014 | NewsOK.com

    ... were affected by outages but that no injuries or damage had been reported. In Dominica, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit ordered all businesses closed by Friday afternoon to prepare for the storm, which left hundreds of people without power along ...

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  19. Tropical storm dumps rain in eastern CaribbeanRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2014 | SavannahNow

    ... were affected by outages but that no injuries or damage had been reported. In Dominica, Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit ordered all businesses closed by Friday afternoon to prepare for the storm, which left hundreds of people without power along ...

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  20. Dominica opposition not giving up fight for electoral reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... in Dominica. Linton asserted that, with respect to jobs, the presentation of the budget by Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit falls short of the economic growth for Dominica, which should deliver jobs, earn foreign exchange and get the country to a ...

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