Barbados Fully Supports Black Empowerment

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The Government of Barbados is fully invested in the development of the nation’s African consciousness. Minister of Culture, Stephen Lashley, made this assertion during the opening ceremony of a private screening of the film Black Panther, hosted by the Commission of Pan-African Affairs (CPAA) and the Cultural Policy Research Section of the Ministry, at the Olympus Theatres last night. Highlighting …

Kadooment Should Reflect Emancipation

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The Director for the Commission of Pan African Affairs (CPAA), Deryck Murray, has expressed the view that the Kadooment festivities should represent Emancipation. While speaking to the media at the Bongani Festival at Blenheim Playing Field on Emancipation Day, the Director indicated that cultural practitioners needed to place more emphasis on Emancipation during what could be described as Crop Over’s …