Bajan poet taking on the world

Bajan poet taking on the world

One young Barbadian artist is boldly taking on the rest of the world and encouraging others to similarly take up the mantle. Akeem Chandler-Prescod has become a familiar face on the local stage, with his engagingly impactful performances at the National Independence...
Barbados elects Mia Mottley as first woman PM

Barbados elects Mia Mottley as first woman PM

The Caribbean island of Barbados has elected its first woman prime minister since gaining independence from Britain in 1966. Mia Mottley led her Barbados Labour Party (BLP) to a crushing victory over the Democratic Labour Party (DLP). Ms Mottley, a 52-year-old...