This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Monday 07th January, 2018

In the headlines: The Director of Public Prosecutions says there is a backlog in the number of cases awaiting trial; In the region Trinidad’s Prime Minister unofficially launches campaign for 2020 general election; And the World Bank President quits suddenly after six years in the post.

News was presented by Sheena Harry and Sports by Garvin Richards with technical assistance from Midian Pacquette.