The Informer
Unions Call Off Strike But “The Struggle Is Not Over”

Unions Call Off Strike But “The Str…

The Public Workers Union ...

Meldrum Care Services Reponds on the Death of Mr. Quashie

Meldrum Care Services Reponds on th…

Dear editor In response t...

Hermitage businessman on $50,000 bail for attempted murder

Hermitage businessman on $50,000 ba…

Twenty-two-year-old Steph...

Belmont Resident Suffering

Belmont Resident Suffering

A Belmont homeowner is co...

From A Concern To An Eyesore

From A Concern To An Eyesore

National Democratic Congr...

American Drug Trafficker Fined

American Drug Trafficker Fined

Twenty-six-year-old Ameri...

Body of Fisherman Fished Out of Carenage Water

Body of Fisherman Fished Out of Car…

The lifeless body of fift...



Driving instructors are u...

Positive Response To PWU Call Out

Positive Response To PWU Call Out

Workers under the banner ...

Government Cannot Give To One Set Of Workers Says Prime Minister

Government Cannot Give To One Set O…

Grenada’s Prime Minister ...

Prev Next


  • Written by  Rawle Paterson

It was a wake-up call for local telecommunications company FLOW, as several disgruntled customers openly showed their feelings on Friday in front of the company’s main office in Hillsborough as part of a national protest.

On Friday morning persons armed with powerfully worded placards simultaneously took to the company five operation centers from Petite Martinique in the north to Grand Anse in the south.

The protest was organized and coordinated by local activist, Valarie Thompson who began planning the protest on the observance of World Consumer Day back on March 15th.

However, unable to speak as their lips were bound with duct tape, the protesters allowed the words of their placards to speak to their disappointment in a service, which they are paying for on a monthly basis.

Some of the cards read— ‘FLOW no signal–we did not discuss that—shame on you’, ‘Flow gets richer, Poor get poorer’, ‘ten-month-old baby could read –no signal’, ‘less channels more money’, ‘they say 78 cents a minute we say stupes’, ‘Lime plus FLOW is disastrous’ and ‘No Signal, No Service and No rebate’.

The protest was supported by several passers-by who expressed solidarity with those who were not afraid to send a strong message of disappointment to the telecommunications provider.

Thompson said that she was impressed with the show of solidarity by those who turned out.  She pointed out that there were good numbers at all five outlets including Petite Martinique.

The protest she said sent a clear and definite message to FLOW, that its service is way below what customers are paying for.

Login to post comments
back to top


Local News

About Us

  • About Us
  • Contact Us
  • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Follow Us