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Government To Review Legislation For Sports

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says Government will review legislation regarding athletes.

This, after President of the Dominica Football Association Glen Etienne and Ambassador H.E. Loreen Bannis Roberts raised concerns over employed athletes being docked wages whenever they are called to represent the island.

Speaking on Anou Palay, Etienne says he hopes to see athletes compensated while representing the island in the future.

President of the Dominica Football Association Glen Etienne

Meantime Prime Minister Skerrit responded to these concerns saying government is creating a system by which new legislation will be enacted to benefit athletes.

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit

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