Dominicans being urged to demonstrate a sense of patriotism as the country celebrates its 2016 Independence season
Dominicans are being urged to demonstrate a sense of patriotism as the country celebrates its 2016 Independence season.
Dominica's Independence celebrations officially opened on the weekend in the community of Layou.
This year's Independence launch coincided with the annual Titiwi Festival which is hosted in that community.
Dominica's National Security Minister, Rayburn Blackmoore, officially opened the Independence celebrations on behalf of PM Roosevelt Skerrit.
Dominica's 38th Independence Celebrations is being celebrated under the theme "Strengthening our commitment to Nation Building."
Blackmoore says this year's theme is quite appropriate and called on Dominicans to play their part in building back a better Dominica.
National Security Minister Rayburn Blackmoore
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