Kiran Maharaj, Managing Director at Caribbean Lifestyles Communications the group under which the radio station falls issued a statement to CNews late on Saturday evening to clear up any misconceptions about the change in format of the radio station.
The statement's exact words were.
"We have decided to discontinue the Ebony format as of 1st March 2018, as our findings indicated that this format was no longer viable in the current market.
While this decision was difficult, we must keep up with market changes as do many other companies in our local and global economic climate.
We thank our listeners, clients and our exceptional on-air crew for their support."