Tag Archives: women

  1. FAITH CALLENDER’s ‘BADDIE’ for all the boss gals, brand new dancehall beat from Barbados

    Produced by: Jus D Music Written by: Faith Callender and Antonio “Jus D” Johnson

    April 8, 2021Music, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. Kathy Harper-Hall is 2021’s BOA Esther Maynard ICON Awardee

    Regionally renowned sports administrator, Kathy Harper Hall is the 2021 recipient of The Barbados Olympic Association Inc.’s (BOA) Women in Sport Icon of the Year Award. Harper-Hall received the award at a virtual ceremony held on Sunday in which tributes were paid by former broadcaster and long-term president of the Barbados Netball Association, Annette Beckett, […]

    March 31, 2021OlympicsNo comments
  3. “She Inspires” Women’s History Month event expands the networks of the next generation of Eastern Caribbean female leaders

    The Bridgetown US Embassy recently convened 21 Eastern Caribbean and U.S. female leaders at a virtual conference to inspire and expand the networks of over 150 female conference participants from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. “She Inspires: Expanding the Network of the […]

    March 30, 2021PoliticalNo comments
  4. Marsha Sewdass reignites women with life coaching and new book

    Life Coach, educator, consultant and motivational speaker Marsha Sewdass is helping the women of her native T&T and beyond in becoming empowered and achieving their highest potential via her unique brand of life coaching and her latest book entitled ‘The Best is Yet to Come: Don’t Waste a Day!‘. A self-described realist Marsha incorporates a […]

    March 18, 2021BooksNo comments

    As youth advocates fiercely committed to our respective mandates, we feel obligated to add our voices to the growing concerns being expressed in relation to the state of affairs at the Government Industrial School (GIS). We refer in particular to the newspaper and radio accounts of the institution’s Deputy Chairperson, Marsha Hinds-Layne, which describe alarming […]

    March 16, 2021Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. Please help our co-founder Dawn as she seeks to get #Endometriosis surgery in April

    Our CoFounder Dawn was diagnosed in 2006 with Endometriosis. She had 3 subsequent surgeries – a 2nd laparoscopy in 2008, an appendectomy in 2009 (but related to endo) and a subtotal hysterectomy in 2014 (at which point, she had Endometriosis, adenomyosis and fibroids). Now in 2021, Dawn needs an additional surgery to: – explore the […]

    March 13, 2021Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. President of the Barbados Olympic Association Inc. delivers Commonwealth Day and International Women’s Day Message

    The significance of today, March 8, 2021, is twofold. The Barbados Olympic Association Inc. joins our friends in Sport here in Barbados and across the world in celebrating Commonwealth Day and International Women’s Day. These two celebrations have much in common. Commonwealth Sport, of which Barbados is a proud member, is committed to using the […]

    March 8, 2021OlympicsNo comments

    On this day, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) joins the rest of the world in celebrating International Women’s Day 2021, a special observance that was adopted by the United Nations 46 years ago in 1975, during International Women’s Year. The annual celebration affords everyone, especially women and girls, an opportunity to reflect on progress made, to […]

    March 8, 2021Featured, PoliticalNo comments
  9. Birmingham 2022 unveils biggest ever sports programme with 286 sessions

    New version of the schedule, released for the biggest sports event to be held in the UK for a decade, reveals 286 sessions across 19 different sports Medal sessions are highlighted, with 283 medal events in total as part of the biggest ever sports programme in the history of the Games Two full weekends of […]

    March 2, 2021Breaking News, Featured, OlympicsNo comments
  10. Christian Youth Foundation speak out on Ashanti Riley, Andrea Bharatt and TT’s Crime situation: “Love is the Responsibility”

    Trinidad and Tobago witnessed the heinous murders of Andrea Bharatt and Ashanti Riley, young women within the span of three months. The Christian Youth Foundation condemns the brutal murder of women in Trinidad and Tobago. We send our sincerest condolences to the families of all who have fallen victim to such heinous crimes. Our prayers […]

    February 12, 2021Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  11. Couple attacked near Lodge Crescent, Girlfriend has head injuries

    Police are looking to solve what led to a twenty-two (22) year-old female and a twenty-three (23) year-old male apparently attacked and injured by two unknown males in the area of Lodge Crescent, Lodge Hill, St Michael. Circumstances On Tuesday, 2nd February 2021, about 7:24 pm, Police at District ‘A’ Police Station received a report […]

    February 3, 2021Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  12. Missing woman from Mt Friendship

    Officers at the District ‘A’ Police Station are urging Barbadians to help locate a missing woman. Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Tamika Maynard is asked to contact the Police Hotline of 211, District A at 430-7242 or your nearest Police Station. Michael Blackman – St. Sgt. Public Relations Officer (Ag)

    January 18, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  13. Located – Shaniya Grant, teenager from Danesbury

    Shaniya Grant the 15 year old from Danesbury, Black Rock, Saint Michael who was reported missing, on January 09th 2021, has been located and spent time with officers assisting investigations. Michael Blackman – St. Sgt. Public Relations Officer (Ag)

    January 12, 2021ControversyNo comments
  14. Barbados’ Most Recent Missing Teenager: Shaniya Grant

    Police at Black Rock Police Station are seeking the assistance of the public in locating a missing girl. Circumstances: She left her grandmother’s residence on Thursday 07th January 2021 about 7:00 pm and has not been seen since. Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Shaniya Grant is asked to contact Black Rock Police Station at 417-7501, […]

    January 10, 2021Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments
  15. Barbados Police hold UK Reality Model over COVID Breach, after Bajan Reporter article

    Police at Hastings/Worthing Police Station have warned Zara Holland, 25 years old, a citizen of Great Britain and staying at the Sugar Bay Hotel, Hastings, Christ Church of intended prosecution for the offence of Breaching Quarantine. TV Personality nabbed after case highlighted with On Tuesday December 29th 2020 Personnel from the COVID-19 Unit visited […]

    January 4, 2021Breaking News, Crime, FeaturedNo comments
  16. 2021 may be the new normal for football – EPL subs, lady refs in Champions League and all!

    It’s not even 2021 yet, and already fans can expect challenging and exciting times ahead in both the Champions League and EPL when traditions and rules alike are set for upheaval… Although Liverpool remains at top of the table with odds at +130 to win the Premier League according to SBD, their coach Jurgen Klopp […]

    December 4, 2020Breaking News, Featured, FootballNo comments
  17. Lawmen still looking to solve suspected suicide of 17 year old

    Police are carrying out investigations into the circumstances surrounding the unnatural death of a female whose body was found hanging at her residence at Dunscombe St. Thomas about 8:15 pm on Tuesday December 01 2020. Circumstances A report was made to police that a female was found hanging by her brother and she was taken […]

    December 4, 2020CrimeNo comments
  18. Missing 14 year old Girl from close to Martindale’s Rd

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating missing 14 year old Jade Crystal Barnett from Campaign Land, Martindale’s Road, Saint Michael and also a ward of the Government Industrial School (GIS), Barrows, Saint Lucy. Description She is about 5′ 9″ in height, of a slim build, dark complexion, […]

    December 4, 2020ControversyNo comments

    The venue for the Civil Society Forum for the fifteenth session of the UNCTAD Ministerial Conference (UNCTAD 15) is the Coleridge and Parry School in Ashton Hall, St. Peter. This is the final venue to be confirmed for the six forums which will precede the Conference. In addition to Civil Society, there will be forums […]

    December 1, 2020Events, FeaturedNo comments
  20. Association of Caribbean Commissioners of Police Motorola Solutions Foundation Scholarship Prize awarded to 2 Barbadians

    Outstanding academic performances allowed Teal Leacock and Shante’ Thompson to be awarded the Motorola Solutions Foundation/Association of Caribbean Commissioners of Police (ACCP) Scholarship prize of $5,000 dollars each once again this year. Acting Commissioner of Police Mr. Erwin Boyce at the Police Headquarters, Roebuck Street, St. Michael, recently presented the Scholarship prize of $5,000 dollars […]

    December 1, 2020Education, FeaturedNo comments
  21. Missing person from Gemswick, St Phillip like years ago…

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating missing 25 year old Shanice Wickham from Gemswick, Saint Philip. Description She is slightly bow legged, speaks in a soft tone and has a Bajan accent. Shanice has a tattoo of her daughter’s name Felicity and a stethoscope on her left […]

    November 7, 2020Breaking News, Controversy, FeaturedNo comments

    Police arrested and formally charged Tatiana Tamaria Evelyn 23 years of Colleton, St. John and Blades Hill #2, St. Philip for the offence of: Assisting an offender She appeared at the District ‘C’ Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, October 14th, 2020 before Magistrate Elwood Watts where there was an objection of bail by the prosecution. She […]

    October 14, 2020CrimeNo comments
  23. Let’s listen to girls and uphold their rights

    It is every girl’s right to speak and to be heard. Today, on the International Day of the Girl, let’s commit to listening to and lifting up girls’ voices. Too often, their voices are silenced, in households, in schools and in the public sphere. For millions of girls around the world, silence is enforced through […]

    October 11, 2020PoliticalNo comments
  24. University Canada West Promotes Women’s Leadership with virtual seminar & MBA Scholarship for Women

    University Canada West (UCW) recently announced details on its next public program, a Women in Leadership virtual seminar with prominent Caribbean speaker: Lisandra Rickards on October 7th at 6pm EST. The featured topic is “Risk and Reward: Lessons from Caribbean Women in Entrepreneurship.” In June 2020, the Vancouver-based UCW unveiled the Women in Leadership MBA […]

    October 3, 2020EducationNo comments
  25. 13 year old from Glebe Land safely located

    The Royal Barbados Police Force appreciate every effort from public and media in tracking this teenager and look forward to similar cooperation in future. Rodney Inniss – Insp. (Ag); Public Relations Officer

    September 28, 2020ControversyNo comments