This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 25th January, 2018.

In the headlines: Senior Counsel Anthony Astaphan weighs in on ongoing controversy surrounding allegations that a Dominican registered ship was involved in a suspected breach of UN security council sanctions with North Korea; In the region Jamaica’s Prime Minister says that the country will benefit from proactive measures to curb crime and Internationally Oprah Winfrey plays down talk of a presidential run in 2020.

News and sports presented by Nichole Christian Durand with technical assistance from Stephen Dangleben.