This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Thursday 31st  December, 2020.

In the headlines:

The Ministry of Agriculture will embark on a Farmer Registration Drive in the New Year

In news from the region, Trinidad and Tobago’s top cop has warned against grand public countdowns at midnight, to usher in the New Year

Internationally, China has approved its first homegrown coronavirus vaccine for general public use

News and sports were presented by Kimara Hurtault with technical assistance from Delma Semper.