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February 5th 2016 Finding A Home For Vieux Fort Street Vendors

Local authorities in Vieux Fort are taking a collaborative approach to solving a perennial problem in the south of st. Lucia -streets crammed with roadside vendors. This week, the police force and town council met vendors who operate in the central business district in that locality to find a long …

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February 4th 2016 LPM PRO Quits, Enters Free Agency

The so-called minority opposition Lucian people’s movement [LPM] and its front man Phillip Jn Baptiste have parted ways. Jn Baptiste, the one-time LPM pro has tendered his resignation citing disappointment with the path of the party. He alleges being left out of the LPM’s annual Christmas calendar was the last …

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February 3rd 2016 Emergency Committee Eye On Zika

The national health security committee met this week to review health security threats affecting Saint Lucia. The talks focused primarily on the Zika virus. It follows the 4th time in its history, that the world health organisation has declared an international health emergency.

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February 1st 2016 Raise Your Hands Public Sensitization

Ahead of international women’s day on March 8th, 2016, a local non-government organisation is on a campaign to raise awareness about women’s issues. “Raise your voice incorporated” is hosting a series of public sensitization meetings across St. Lucia. Members say the sessions provide a frank and open environment to obtain …

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