This eloquent son of St Lucia was the 1992 Nobel Prize winner in literature, a lifelong teacher of the power of words, and an inspiration to future generations. He made St Lucia — and the Caribbean as a whole — extremely proud.
“The officers and members of Grenada's National Democratic Congress (NDC) – New York Chapter, are saddened to learn of the passing of Mr Osborne “OJ” James, a stalwart who contested the 2008 Grenada General Election as the NDC Candidate for the Constituency of St Mark.” read more
“The passing on of any great leader, is indeed always a great loss to any nation. But we can take solace in the fact that, under his tutelage, younger members in the society have been groomed to build upon his success.” read more
Grenada public service officer, Daisy Hazzard, says she was “like a mother’’ to her nephew Jarryl “BJ” Hagley, who was buried last Saturday in Toronto, following his shooting death at a Pizza Pizza restaurant in the city’s west-end. read more
“Sir Stanislaus was Grenada’s longest serving diplomat, before he retired some years ago. Even then, he continued to contribute his time and resources to the development of Grenada and his local New York community.” read more