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Barbados Prime Minister Conferred With Guyana’s Second Highest National Award

Guyana President David Granger, who is also Chancellor of the Orders of Guyana, conferred the insignia of the Order of Roraima on Barbados PM Freundel Stuart on May 26th at State House in Georgetown, the country’s capital.   News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Fri. May 27, 2016: The days of the “Guyana bench” and immigration tensions between Barbados and Guyana were ...

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St. Lucia Roots Former NFL Player Wants To Run In The Olympics

Former Detroit Lions Jahvid Best now wants to run for St. Lucia. By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: A former NFL running back whose roots run to the Caribbean island of Saint Lucia, now wants to make history with a spot in the Summer Olympics. Former Detroit Lions first-round pick Jahvid Best is ...

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10 Things You Should Know About Guyana’s Economy At 50

Pomp and ceremony: Flag raisings and fireworks marked the celebration of Guyana’s 50th independence anniversary on May 26, 2016. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri, May 27, 2016: The CARICOM South American nation of Guyana on Thursday, May 26th, marked its golden jubilee or 50 years of independence from Britain. Here are 10 things you should know ...

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10 Facts About The New American Voting Bloc In The United States

Immigrants become US Citizens during a naturalization ceremony at the Los Angeles Convention Center. (Photo by J. Emilio Flores/CORBIS (Photo by J. Emilio Flores/Corbis via Getty Images) By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: There is no denying that the electoral power which the Immigrant or New American voting populace wields is growing stronger ...

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Caribbean Diaspora Summer Cooking And A Twist On A Summer Dessert Classic

  Melon and mint rum flavored sorbet. By Minna LaFortune News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: Summer cooking and eating in the Caribbean and its Diaspora in North America is very exciting! It’s the time of year when The BBQ grills are used more often than the stove in the kitchen and where there are many, many ...

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The Number One Landmark In The World Is In South America

According to latest TripAdvisor reports, The Machu Picchu in Peru is the top land mark globally. By NAN Lifestyle Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: Travelers have voted a South American historic site as the number one landmark in the world! According to latest TripAdvisor reports, the Machu Picchu in Peru is the top land mark ...

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Obama’s America – Episode # 278 – Redemption For Barack Obama?

Reaching For The Light! By Arthur Piccolo News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 27, 2016: Listen up President Obama. It’s Judgment Day. This is the most important advice you have ever received. Right here in this episode of Obama’s America. The most important ever! What you decide to do or not do here will define your Presidency and you. ...

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The Gap Between Rhetoric And Reality In Latin America And the Caribbean

By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. May 27, 2016: As each day passes, the internal situation in Venezuela deteriorates. Rumors of military coups and unstoppable violence swirl, street protests escalate, ordinary citizens suffer shortages of medicine, everyday foodstuffs, and almost everything else, while enduring rapidly escalating inflation. It is a situation that has led some commentators to suggest ...

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Ciao Willy Pic Of The Day: Bulletproof Groin Protector

This is a Ciao Willy classic! A brave businessman recently put his bulletproof groin protector to the test by getting shot in the family jewels. Missouri-born Jeremiah Raber, 38,  the owner and creator of Nutshellz, which claims to be the strongest jockstrap in the world, publicized his Kickstarter campaign by having his business partner and avid hunter Matt Heck shoot ...

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NCIS NOLA Actress In Guyana For 50th Independence Celebration

CCH Pounder in Guyana for the country’s 50th jubilee celebration poses with US-based radio show host, Selwyn Collins. (Facebook image) By NAN Contributor News Americas, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Thurs. May 26, 2016: The CARICOM, South American nation of Guyana marks its golden jubilee of independence today and among the thousands of Guyanese from the U.S. Diaspora joining the festivities is a ...

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