This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Monday 10th January 2022.

In the headlines:

The government of Dominica is shutting down reports that health minister Dr. Irving McIntyre is ill and has been hospitalized

In news from the region; No pay for Guyana teachers who participate in ‘Isolation Day’ protest tomorrow

And Internationally; At least 19 dead in a New York apartment block blazes

News was presented by Laila Langford Sports by Kimara Hurtault with technical assistance from Delma Semper.