This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Friday 7th May 2021.

In the Headlines:

Stringent measures are being put in place to accommodate cruise ship passengers to Dominica;

In news from the region; St. Lucia’s Prime Minister says the country’s current state of emergency will not hinder the nation’s upcoming general election;

Internationally; The World Health Organization grants emergency approval for the Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine.

News was presented by Hazary Williams sports by Garvin Richards with technical assistance from Kimara Hurtault.