Caribbean Report 03-07-1998



Table of Contents

1. Headlines with Debbie Ransome (00:00-00:31)
2. The Nelson Mandela's road show takes to the street and the seas. Saint Lucians are interviewed; Pete Ninvalle reports (00:32-03:44)
3. One of the items of business CARICOM leaders has been pleased to complete before the Mandela meeting, had been the signing of an accord aimed at ending Guyana's political crisis. Political Analyst Freddie Kissoon and PNC Vice-Chairman Mr Vincent Alexander are interviewed and Colin Smith reports (03:45-06:14)
4. In Castries the St. Lucian Accord on Guyana allows for the appointment of a CARICOM facilitator to smooth its implementation. Sir Shridath Ramphal is interviewed (06:15-07:40)
5. CARICOM leaders ask for help in the proposed electoral reform in Montserrat. Chief Minister David Brandt says this after renewed volcanic activity in Montserrat. He is still pressing ahead with the island's five year development plan. Chief Minister David Brandt is interviewed (07:41-10:37)
6. The Soufriere Hills rules again. Jillian Morton, Montserrat Volcano Observatory is interviewed and James White, Jr reports (10:38-15:28)