This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News Update for August 20, 2016.

In the headlines: A call for the state on non-established workers to be reviewed; High Court Judge in Trinidad dismissed election petitions filed by main opposition party and US Presidential candidate Donald Trump makes direct appeal to African- American voters.

News presented by Tasia Floissac with sports by Curtis Matthew and technical assistance from Hazary Williams.