This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Thursday 01 March, 2018

In the headlines: A new nurses’ bill for Dominica expected to go before Parliament for debate this year; From the region In Antigua five police officers face internal charges of neglect of duty; and the Russian president Vladimir Putin announces his intention to cut poverty by half as he faces the electorates this month

News and Sports was presented by Curtis Matthew with technical assistance from Hazary Williams.