This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News for October 22, 2016.

In the headlines: A major national event to be staged in Mahaut this weekend, Heritage Day is on this Sunday; The towns of Portsmouth and Marigot are hosting Market Day with a difference; Opposition cites dictatorship after Venezuela blocks recall and South Africa’s withdrawal rocks international criminal court.

News and sports presented by Ivona Jno. Baptiste Lugay with technical assistance from Hazary Williams.