KAIRI NEWS – The Dominica Festivals Committee along with The Discover Dominica Authority awarded 3 persons for their contribution to Mas Domnik 2019 at the Official Prize Giving Ceremony held today at the Prevo Cinemall Ballroom. The awards fell under the categories of Photography, Videography and Preservation of Bouyon.
Jordan Megan Jerome was given an award for Exceptional Photography for Mas Domnik 2019.
Norris Francois JR was given an award for Exceptional Videography for Mas Domnik 2019.
Krishna “Dada” Lawrence was given an award for the Preservation of Creole Music and Bouyon and for his contribution to the smash hit “Famalay” which won the Roadmarch title in Trinidad and Tobago.
Dada was also recognized for his contributions towards Calypso and production of other music genres in Dominica.