Caribbean Report 07-11-1990

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorWhitehorne, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMontague, Michelle (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorLafontant, Roger (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorHeath, Ivor (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorYoung, Brian Stewart (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRutherford, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRansome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. The Haitian Electoral Council has rejected the candidacy of Leslie Manigat, former President of Haiti, for the upcoming general elections. Michelle Montague reports that the list of presidential candidates has been reduced from twenty-six to fourteen contenders. In an interview with Pat Whitehorne, Roger Lafontant claims that the Council was unjust in disqualifying him from the electoral race and discussed the possibility of violence in response to this decision by the Council (00:52-06:05)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Dr. Ivor Heath, leader of Antigua’s opposition United National Democratic Party and Brian Stewart Young of Antigua’s Manufacturers Association respond to the recent recommendations by the Commission of Inquiry into the Antiguan arms scandal. The Commission recommended the banning of the Prime Minister’s son, Vere Bird, from public office for life and the firing of army commander, Clyde Walker (06:06-10:34)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. British Virgin Islands seize more than 600 kg of cocaine with a street value of approximately $60 million in the islands biggest drug haul. Interview with John Rutherford, Police Commissioner (10:35-12:48)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. The House of Representatives in Trinidad and Tobago will hold its first full sitting in the Red House since the attempted coup in July. The main item on the order paper is the option to extend the country’s state of emergency. Debbie Ransome reports (12:49-14:54)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 57 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshPresidential candidates -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshElections -- Haitien_US
dc.subject.lcshArms control -- Antiguaen_US
dc.subject.lcshIllegal arms transfers -- Antiguaen_US
dc.subject.lcshDrug control -- British Virgin Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCocaine industry -- British Virgin Islandsen_US
dc.subject.lcshCoup d'etat -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.subject.lcshTrinidad and Tobago -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.otherManigat, Leslieen_US
dc.subject.otherArms scandal -- Antiguaen_US
dc.subject.otherState of emergency -- Trinidad and Tobagoen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 07-11-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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