This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Wednesday 31th January, 2018.

In the headlines: General Secretary of the Dominica Public Service Union Thomas Letang says the Trade Union lost true servant with the passing of John Alexis; In news from the region Antigua and Barbuda back in drought and Internationally Taliban fighters active in 70% of Afghanistan.

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