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Caribbean National Claims 2018 Alternative Nobel Literature Prize

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Oct. 15, 2018: An 81-year-old Caribbean national and author is the winner of this year’s alternative Nobel Literature Prize. Maryse Conde of Guadeloupe, a scholar of Francophone literature and Professor Emerita of French at Columbia University, won the award created to replace this year’s Nobel Prize for Literature. The prestigious literature ...

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This Caribbean National Is A Commonwealth Points Of Light Winner

By NAN Contributor News Americas, LONDON, England, Mon. Oct. 15, 2018: A Caribbean national has been named among the most recent Commonwealth Points of Light award winners. St Lucia’s Chelsea Foster, founder of ‘Girls of A Feather,’ a non-profit organization that aims to empower young women and girls, won for her exceptional voluntary service leading mentoring programs for disadvantaged girls. ...

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West Indies Lose Yet Again

By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Oct. 15, 2018: The West Indies cricket side just can’t seem to hold it together as a team. Losing has become almost synonymous with the team much to the humiliation of many of its dwindling fan base. The Windies on Sunday again lost their two-test series, 2-0, in three days ...

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One Caribbean Celebrity Is Urging Americans To Vote But Where Are The Others?

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: Just one Caribbean-born celebrity has stepped forward in urging her followers to register to vote and vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 elections in the US. That leaves millions of others absent, including thousands who are from the Caribbean or of Caribbean roots including Caribbean-born rapper Nicki Minaj, ...

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One Caribbean Celebrity Is Urging Americans To Vote But Where Are The Others?

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: Just one Caribbean-born celebrity has stepped forward in urging her followers to register to vote and vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 elections in the US. That leaves millions of others absent, including thousands who are from the Caribbean or of Caribbean roots including Caribbean-born rapper Nicki Minaj, ...

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One Caribbean Celebrity Is Urging Americans To Vote But Where Are The Others?

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: Just one Caribbean-born celebrity has stepped forward in urging her followers to register to vote and vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 elections in the US. That leaves millions of others absent, including thousands who are from the Caribbean or of Caribbean roots including Caribbean-born rapper Nicki Minaj, ...

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One Caribbean Celebrity Is Urging Americans To Vote But Where Are The Others?

By NAN Contributor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: Just one Caribbean-born celebrity has stepped forward in urging her followers to register to vote and vote in the Nov. 6, 2018 elections in the US. That leaves millions of others absent, including thousands who are from the Caribbean or of Caribbean roots including Caribbean-born rapper Nicki Minaj, ...

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Founder Of Failed Caribbean Fyre Fest Jailed

By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The founder of the ill-fated Caribbean Fyre Festival will have to spend the next six years of his life in jail. A judge on Thursday described Billy McFarland, 26, as “a serial fraudster” who had been dishonest for “most of his life” before delivering the sentence. McFarland ...

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Founder Of Failed Caribbean Fyre Fest Jailed

By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The founder of the ill-fated Caribbean Fyre Festival will have to spend the next six years of his life in jail. A judge on Thursday described Billy McFarland, 26, as “a serial fraudster” who had been dishonest for “most of his life” before delivering the sentence. McFarland ...

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Music By Major Lazer And MØ, DJ Snake Feature In This Caribbean Commercial

 By NAN News Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 12, 2018: The music of Major Lazer MØ, DJ Snake will soon be heard on a Caribbean tourism commercial from The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), and the Caribbean Tourism Organization, (CTO). “Lean On,” one of the most-streamed songs of all time on Spotify by the artistes will ...

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