Tuesday, April 23, 2024

$250 000 calypso prize ‘not possible’


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That was how chief executive officer of the National Cultural Foundation (NCF), Cranston Browne, characterised nine-time Pic O De Crop king Anthony Gabby Carter’s suggestion that the prize money of that competition be increased to at least quarter-million dollars.

Speaking to the media after the launch of First Citizens Pan Fusion yesterday evening at First Citizens’ offices at One Welches, St Thomas, Browne praised Gabby as a Barbadian icon, but said such an increase of the pot for the calypso competition was not justifiable. (SDB Media)

Please read the full story in today’s Daily Nation, or in the eNATION edition.




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