Loftus Emmanuel Death
Another iconic figure and promoter of Dominica, Mr. Loftus Emmanuel has passed away.
He passed away earlier this morning about 11am at the Princess Margaret Hospital.
Diabetic, 65-year-old Emmanuel is reported to have undergone surgery
He is well known among music fans as he had a stall at the old Market in Roseau where he sold CDs, and a business on Cork Street in Roseau.
The life of Mr. Emmanuel was dedicated to promoting Dominica and the activist’s passing is said to be a tremendous loss.
Loftus was behind the scenes While Jeff Joe (of Grammacks fame) was on stage ,” Bruno said of the tall, slim Rastafarian.
It’s not yet officially confirmed, but it’s being reported that Emmanuel’s death may be linked to some diabetic-related complication.