Caribbean Report 02-12-1998



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:25)
2. Fresh general elections in Grenada followilng the Foreign Minister Raphael Fletcher's sudden resignation. Prime Minister Keith Mitchel and Editor of the Voice Leslie Pierre are interviewed. Michael Bascombe reports (00:26-07:48)
3. In Guyana, one of the main discussion topics is Tuesday's announcement of the Opposition People's National Congress that they relieve General Secretary Aubrey Norton of his post and dismissed him from the executive. Political Analyst Freddie Kissoon is interviewed and Colin Smith reports (07:49-11:57)
4. The World Bank predicts lower than expected growth for the Caribbean. Keith 'Stone' Greaves reports (11:58-13:59)
5. Britain looks to Cuba for a meningitis vaccine. Foreign Minister of State Tony Lloyd is interviewed (14:00-15:16)