Grenada

A Daughter of Calypso Returns Home

 Keina Calliste By Lincoln Depradine Trinidadian Keina Calliste is the daughter of one of the Caribbean’s greatest calypsonians — but despite a family legacy in Grenada, she had never visited the island. “I like it,” she said. “It’s not that …

Grenada Ceases Banana Imports

 Grenada has begun exporting plantains to Trinidad and Tobago, concomitantly stopping banana imports, according to Agriculture Minister Michael Lett. Lett said the country’s farmers are now able to supply a sufficient number of bananas to satisfy the local market. It …

Grenada Joins International Criminal Court, One of 12 CARICOM Members

 By the Caribbean Journal staff The government of Grenada has joined the International Criminal Court, with the court’s Rome Statute set to enter into force in Grenada on Aug. 1. The decision follows the CARICOM seminar on the ICC held …