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West Indies Look To Second Test

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Weds. Oct. 10, 2018: After a humiliating inning and 272-run defeat at the hands of India, the West Indies is now gearing up to face the host side again this week. The second test match is set for Friday, Oct. 12-Tuesday, Oct. 16th in Hyderabad. The West Indies side was crushed ...

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Did This Former Cambridge Analytica Chief Use The “N” Word To Describe A Caribbean Leader?

Nix allegedly referred to the former opposition BLP leader and now Barbados PM, Mia Mottley, by the “N” word. By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. Oct. 9, 2018: Cambridge Analytica, which became a household name globally after an investigation revealed the firm’s unauthorized use of data from millions of Facebook users, is in the news again ...

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12 Dead In Haiti As Aftershock Hits And 8 Quakes Shake Three Other Caribbean Islands

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Oct. 8, 2018: An aftershock measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale shook portions of Haiti again Sunday, on the heels of the 5.9 quake on Saturday evening that left 12 dead and some 188 injured. The USGS said the aftershock occurred west of Port-de-Paix, at a depth of 10km. However, ...

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Trump’s S-Hole Comment Comes Back To Haunt Him

By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: Words have consequences and while it may often seem that US President Donald Trump has been getting away with saying quite a lot about a lot of issues and people in the past two plus years, this week, he was put in check by one federal judge ...

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Novel Voter Education Message Targeting Caribbean American Voters Picks Up Pace

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: With 32 days until the November 6, 2018 mid-term election in the U.S. from today, Oct. 5, 2018, CaribPR Wire’s original voter education message to the growing Caribbean-born immigrant voting bloc in the US is catching on. The message, which taps into the carnival and party culture of the burgeoning Caribbean ...

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What Does This Reggae Pop Band And The Kavanaugh Investigation Have In Common?

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: As protests and controversy continues to swirl over the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court, one reggae-pop band has gotten caught up in the mix, much to its surprise. UB40 has found itself linked somewhat to Kavanaugh after a report in the New York ...

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Accused Killers Of Caribbean American Rapper Remain Jailed

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: Suspects in the fatal shooting of Caribbean-American rapper, XXXTentacion, won’t be getting out of jail anytime soon. Despite the request of his attorney, one of the accused killers, Robert Allen, will remain behind bars after a Broward County judge ruled last Thursday that he should be held ...

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Funeral For Renowned Trinidad And Tobago Pannist Is Today

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: Trinidad and Tobago music fans are set to bid adieu to one of its great pannist, and music composer, Ken “Professor” Philmore, in San Fernando today, Oct. 5th. Philmore, 58, died at the San Fernando Hospital, on Sunday, September 30th, six days after he was involved in a vehicular accident. He ...

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Plans Underway For Buju Banton’s Post Prison Performance

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: Plans are being made for jailed reggae artiste Buju Banton’s post prison performance. Banton’s management team announced on social media last weekend that his Long Walk to Freedom tour is scheduled for next summer. The touring dates and locations, however, have not yet been released. The Long Walk to Freedom tour ...

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This Reggae Artist Proposed To His Girlfriend In His Music Video

By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 5, 2018: A Caribbean-born reggae artist has used his music video to propose to his girlfriend. In a special engagement video, Jamaican reggae crooner, Romain Virgo, shares a special moment during a photoshoot with his long-time girlfriend Elizabeth, that ended up being a surprise engagement. The five-minute video is ...

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