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Africa: Make no mistake about it, Jamaicans have staked a claim positioning themselves at the forefront of proclaiming Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie I, His Imperial Majesty, the Lion of Judah, the conquering Lion of Judah, direct descendant of King Solomon and Queen Sheba and have relentlessly extolled their messiah with a long list of reverent titles. Comment

Caribbean RoundUp

Guyana: Antigua Prime Minister Gaston Browne said there appears to be a general consensus on the way forward regarding the issues Antigua and Barbuda has had with Barbados as it relates to the sale of its shares in the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT. Comment
Trinidad and Tobago: Antigua Antigua and Barbuda recently hosted a two-day conference aimed at helping people with disabilities live independently, be included, and participate in their societies on an equal footing in the Eastern Caribbean. Comment

Jamaica wins 2019 Most Beautiful In The World

Fashion: The whole world is buzzing about the fact Jamaica recently added to its repute of being a game-changer when in a single week as contestants in two beauty pageants created worldwide controversy on social media first for its fashion statement that might have contributed to a universal loss and later copping the winning title in another contest to be crowned queen of the world. Comment
People: Caribbean American Democratic Presidential candidate Kamala Harris on Tuesday said she was terminating her bid for the Democratic Party’s nominee in next year’s US Presidential Election. Comment

Caribbean RoundUp

Trinidad and Tobago: Bahamas Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis says he is awaiting the release of the report by The Bahamas National Commission on Marijuana as he continued to express support for the decriminalization of small amount of the drug for medicinal purpose. Comment
Music: Ska and Rocksteady, the two genres that gave rise to old and new forms of Reggae, are being rekindled in a new television documentary to be released 2021. Comment
Music: VP Records on Nov. 22, 2019 celebrated the 60th edition of one of the label’s staple compilation brands, with the release of “Strictly the Best Vol. 60.” The set includes current and breaking hits from some of the top artists in roots reggae and dancehall. Comment
Caribbean: Not only did Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz dominate their division in the just-concluded CONCACAF Nations League group stage competition, but they also ended up with the most wins and goals scored of the 41 teams across the board. Comment

Grenadian celebrity flack to steer Buju forward

Music: Hip-hop mogul Jay-Z may have encountered a slight stall with the National Football League in his effort to advance the football career of Colin Kaepernick but recent reports are that his Roc Nation music label is speeding steadily forward with a partnership he allegedly inked with Jamaica’s dancehall deejay Mark Myrie aka Buju Banton, the Gargamel. Comment

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