Rubadiri Victor

EMBRACING EVENT: Cultural activist Rubadiri Victor

ANY opportunity for local artists to interact with their regional peers should be openly embraced, says cultural activist Rubadiri Victor.

“To interact with our regional creative brothers and sisters is important, especially when we get a chance to see each other’s work, converse and debate and get a chance to collaborate,” the enthusiastic thespian said on Thursday.


Black Lives Matter (BLM) is a movement we should all openly support, but we have to be careful how we apply its ideals and positioning to our local situation, says rapso artiste and social/human rights activist Wendell Manwarren.

The Director of the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), Carissa F Etienne, said the response to the Covid-19 pandemic in the Region of the Americas must include chronic disease care, as one in four people are at increased risk of poor outcomes from Covid-19 due to underlying noncommunicable diseases (NCDs)

The show must go on. Even in a pandemic.

Veteran actresses/producers Penelope Spencer and Cecilia Salazar are determined to make that old show business adage true as they prepare to debut their latest theatrical production online.