ARETHA’S FUNERAL PROGRAMME

  The funeral of the late Aretha Franklin, otherwise known as the Queen of Soul was held in her native city of Detroit on Friday 31st August.  It was quite an affair.  Missing were the Obamas as in Michelle and Barak who were performing other duties at the memorial service at the Capital in the […]

UNDER THE FNM THE SPORTS PROGRAMME IS GONE

This letter first appeared in The Tribune:   WHAT is happening at the National Sports Authority? In an era when government appointed boards are getting so much attention, there is more trouble on the board horizon as the National Sports Authority (NSA) seems to be in a state of total chaos. On the heels of […]

SHANE GIBSON ON THE PRESCRIPTION DRUG PROGRAMME

The government of the PLP is keeping the drug prescription programme which Hubert Ingraham started after he decided to scuttle the PLP’s National Health Insurance programme.  The programme was never adequately funded and is running into problems keeping itself going without some financial boost and it looks like that means it will come from the […]