Abka Fitz-Henley

Abka Fitz-Henley is a multiple award-winning journalist who is currently the Senior Reporter at Nationwide News Network (NNN). His primary areas of focus are Court, Crime and Parliamentary proceedings. Fitz-Henley was recently recognized in the regional celebrity magazine publication Panache as “The Breaking News Boss”. At 21 years of age, following his 1st year in media, Fitz-Henley was recognized with the Young Journalist of the year award from The Press Association of Jamaica and went on to cop one of the country’s highest recognized journalism prizes, the Journalist of the Year Award. He’s also been awarded the prestigious Corporate Jamaica Broilers Fairplay 1st place Award for investigative journalism and is the recipient of the Caribbean Blog Award for coverage of the infamous Kartel murder trial. Fitz-Henley is also the recipient of the PM Youth Award for Excellence. Over the years, he has appeared as a guest on the BBC World Service and BBC London.

KD Knight Abstains As Senate Approves Resolution To Extend SOE In St. Andrew South Police Division

The Senate this afternoon approved a resolution to extend the state of public emergency in the St. Andrew South Police Division. Government Senate Leader, Kamina Johnson...

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UPDATE: DPP’s Office Advises FID On Raft Of Incomplete Aspects Of Ruel Reid/CMU Money Scandal

Nationwide News understands that the majority of the Director of Public Prosecutions office’s 13-page assessment of the Ruel Reid/CMU criminal probe contains...

Ministry Demands Report on Uncollected Waste Across the Island

The Local Government Ministry says it will be demanding a report from the National Solid Waste Management Authority, NSWMA about uncollected garbage in sections of the...

Donald Ray Tapia Is New US Ambassador To Jamaica

The US Senate yesterday confirmed Arizona businessman, Donald Ray Tapia, as US Ambassador to Jamaica. He was confirmed by a vote of 66 to 26. The White House is to be...

Islandwide Street Light Audit Underway

Marsha Henry Martin says a joint Ministry and Jamaica Public Service company audit will be conducted of street lights across the country. The Permanent Secretary says...

BREAKING: FID Gets DPP Advice, Says More Work Needed On Reid/CMU Probe

The Financial Investigation Division, FID, says following receipt of advice from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, it will be carrying out additional...

Unico Brand Plans Multimillion Dollar Investment In Jamaica

Cabinet Minister, Daryl Vaz, says the Unico brand which operates the international Hardrock hotel and casino franchise has agreed to a multi-million dollar investment in...

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CMU Paid Ruel Reid’s Former Driver $700,000

The Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, has conceded that it prepared cheques totaling $700,000 in the name of Devon McQueen, who’s a former driver of fired...

Holness Administration Moves To Establish Jamaica As a Logistics Destination by 2020

Cabinet Minister Daryl Vaz says the Government is moving to implement several initiatives to enable a more swift movement of cargo to and from the nation’s ports....

PNP Wants More Details From PM On Why Ruel Reid Was Fired

PNP General Secretary, Julian Robinson, is renewing the party’s call for Prime Minister Andrew Holness, to give more details about why he fired former Education...