Schools in Dominica will remained closed for the third day today, following the passage of Tropical Storm Mathew.

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said on thursday, a decision was taken by Cabinet to have the children remain at home to give the schools time to clean up.

Schools are due to reopen on Monday.

We expect to make contact with DOMLEC’S Adina Bellot Valantine for the latest on efforts to restore electricity as well as other Service companies to keep the general public Updated.