Government establishes account at NBD to assist with relief efforts for the Bahamas
Government has established an account at the National Bank of Dominica for Dominicans to contribute towards the relief effort for the Bahamas.
The announcement by Deputy Prime Minister Reginald Austrie follows an earlier commitment of one hundred thousand US dollars from the Government of Dominica to the Government of the Bahamas.
The Bahamas is being devastated by the most powerful storm to hit since records began, with some 13,000 houses are feared damaged or destroyed.
Government also announced a number of other initiatives to assist the Government and people of the Bahamas.