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.

Auditor General Raises Concerns Over $US12,700 Reimbursement To CMU President

A special report by the Auditor General has raised questions about the circumstances in which the Caribbean Maritime University, CMU President Professor Fritz Pinnock,...

DPP Moves To Implement Social Media Policy After Her Deputy Stirs Controversy On Twitter With Bizzare Story

Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP Paula Llewelyn, has moved to implement a social media policy at her office. And, as part of her move, she’s reminding...

More than 60 Companies to Face the Court for Violating Single Use Plastic-Ban

Environment Minister, Daryl Vaz, says over sixty companies in Jamaica have so far found themselves in trouble with the law for breaching the country’s plastic ban....

‘JLP 1.5 Income Tax Break Has Hurt More J’cans Than Those It Has Benefited’ – Robinson

PNP General Secretary, Julian Robinson, is alleging that there’s evidence that the JLP-administration’s 1-point-5 income tax break plan has hurt more...

Tesha Miller Sentencing Delayed ’til 3:00pm

Tesha Miller’s sentencing hearing has been adjourned until 3:00 this afternoon. The sentencing hearing got underway at 10:30 this morning. But it’s...

Peter Phillips

PNP Leader Flip Flops On Minimum Wage Increase

Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips’ move to downplay the potential for disruption to businesses which a sharp increase in the minimum wage may cause, directly...

Senate Approves Resolution For Commissioners Of Integrity Commission To Be Paid

The Senate today approved a resolution to pave the way for Commissioners of the Integrity Commission to be paid. Government Senate Leader, Kamina Johnson Smith piloted...

All to Benefit from Prosperity Agenda, PM Holness Recommits to Tackling Poverty

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Government is intensifying efforts to ensure that society’s most vulnerable feels the effects of the Governments efforts to...

“When Your Opponent is Falling, Step Out of the Way” – PM Jabs PNP on $1.6-billion RADA Claim

Prime Minister Holness took a jab at Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips who’s been facing backlash for alleging that there’s a massive $1.6-billion rip...

Health Minister Urges Persons to Seek Immediate Medical Attention at any Sign of Dengue

Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton is urging people not to await an officially confirmed diagnosis for dengue before consulting a doctor and getting treatment. Dr....