This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 05th April, 2018

In the headlines: Members of the Central Cooperative Credit Union, affected by Hurricane Maria, provided with a new loan portfolio; From the region four prisoners, charged with various offences including murder, currently on the run after escaping lockup in Jamaica; And United States rules out Trump meetings with Cuban and Venezuelan leaders

News and Sports was presented by Nichole Christian Durand and Sharome Burton with technical assistance from Stephen Dangleben.