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· May, 2007

Stories about St. Vincent & the Grenadines from May, 2007

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Miss Universe Pick

Zahra Redwood will represent Jamaica at tonight's Miss Universe competition as the first Rastafarian Beauty Queen - but Abeni has “taken a liking to Miss Tanzania for being bold enough...

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Murder of Innocents

After a domestic squabble turns disturbingly violent, Abeni wonders, “When did it become okay to kill our children, when?”

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: Child Sexual Abuse

Referring to reports from the WHO, Abeni contemplates the push factors for the sexual abuse of children in the Caribbean: “How do parents protect children from their own relatives and...

St. Vincent & the Grenadines: VAT Introduced

“I swear I have to get into back yard planting,” writes Abeni, as the introduction of Value Added Tax sends food prices in St. Vincent and the Grenadines soaring.

St. Vicent & the Grenadines: Goodbye, Cricket World Cup

In a bittersweet farewell to Cricket World Cup 2007, Abeni writes: “So you gone and I am still wondering about the legacy word. We made some pretty stadiums and fix...

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