Sharing is caring! 130 Views no discussions About DigicelDigicel Group is a total communications and entertainment provider with operations in 31 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. Digicel also runs a host of community-based initiatives across its markets and has set up Digicel Foundations in Haiti, Jamaica, Papua New Guinea and Trinidad and Tobago which focus on educational, cultural and social development programmes. Tweet Share Share Digicel has announced free access to over 10 websites including government and online learning platforms. By providing free access to these sites, customers on the Digicel network will not incur data usage charges while using these sites on their mobile devices.“We are all called to adapt to a new way of functioning and at Digicel, we recognise our role in this effort. By offering free access to these sites we are making it easier for people to access the information they need to stay on top of the Coronavirus COVID-19 situation and the measures that should be taken to keep safe. Moreover, parents and students can now access several more educational sites free on the Digicel network. It is all of those things that will help us get through together,” said Nikima Royer Jno Baptiste, CEO Digicel Dominica.The sites include the official online domains for the Government of Dominica (www.dominica.gov.dm), Pan American Health Organization (www.paho.org) and the World Health Organization (www.who.int), along with online learning platforms ABCmouse, Boom Learning, Kids Discover, Scholastic and brainpop.com.This adds to the Learning Hub online platform that supports both primary and secondary school students with a wide range of local and regional learning material across various subjects.Nikima added, “At Digicel, we’re in the business of keeping people connected and while we are focused internally on business continuity, we understand the purpose that serves to our customers externally. During this time, we hope that everyone remains safe and we will continue to do our best to serve.” EducationLifestyleLocalNews Digicel Gives Free Access to Government and Online Learning Sites by: – April 17, 2020 Share
East Shore United needed a shootout to capture the recent Slocan Men’s Soccer Tournament Crown at the Slocan playing field.The Crawford Bay based squad played a tough squad from Creston to a 1-1 draw in the Championship contest before pulling out the win in the tie-breaker.East Shore finished the tournament undefeated, posting wins over Rossland and host Slocan. East Shore also tied Creston during round robin action. Mallard’s Source for sports is excited to present East Shore with Team of the Week honours.The winning team includes, Dave, Aaron, Vince, Isaak, Noah, Robby, Jason, Jake, Jesse, Wayne, Tim, Simon, Donny, Francis, Gabe, Donovan, July, Aaron, Scully, Lewis, Johnny E., Johnny C., Steve, Dan, Ruben, Allissa, Billy, and Danno.