Explained: Barbados – the world’s newest republic

What is the News? Nearly 400 years after the country became a British colony, Barbados has become the world’s newest republic.  This was done after Barbados removed Queen Elizabeth II as the head of the state in a ceremony attended by Prince Charles. What is the history of Barbados as a British Colony? Barbados first… Continue reading Explained: Barbados – the world’s newest republic