This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for May 18, 2017.

In the headlines: Attorney General Levi Peter refutes opposition claims that new amendments to Dominica’s election laws encourage bribery and cheating; new world bank report says higher education expanding in the Caribbean but falling short of potential and more than 3,000 escape from jail in Dominican republic of Congo.

News presented by Hazary Williams with sports by Sharome Burton and technical assistance from Midian Pacquette.