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.

Gov’t Now Touts Voluntary NIDS Act, Won’t Appeal Court Ruling

The Justice Minister says under the new law, it will not be mandatory for people to have a National ID.

Integrity Commission Had PM Documents 1-month-ago – Document Reveals

Nationwide News understands that the Integrity Commission has been in receipt of additional information requested from Prime Minister Andrew Holness in relation to his...

Government Will Not Appeal NIDS Ruling, Says Justice Minister

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George Nooks Freed

The 56-year-old entertainer was charged with breaches of the Dangerous Drugs Act on May 5, 2017.

Crawford Urges PM Holness To Call General Elections

PNP Vice President, Damion Crawford, is urging Prime Minister Andrew Holness to call a snap General Elections. Mr. Crawford says if the governing Jamaica Labour Party,...

Justice Minister to Ask Cabinet to Expunge Records of Convicts Who’ve Abandoned Criminality

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck says he’ll be formally urging Cabinet to agree to amending an existing law that would allow convicts who’ve abandoned...

Buchanan Resigns As PNP Deputy General Secretary

When contacted by our news center this afternoon, Mr. Buchanan declined to comment on whether he has resigned.

Thwaites Walks From Politics – Pryce, Duncan-Price Line Up To Succeed Him

The PNP has approved Saturday, June 22 , 2019 as the date for a selection conference in Reverend Ronald Thwaites' Central Kingston constituency.

Alleged Police Gunmen In Chedwin Park Shooting Remanded, Returning to Court In July

Presiding Judge, Justice Cresencia Brown-Beckford, this afternoon ordered Scott and Fraser to give their finger prints to the police.

PSOJ Pleased with Integrity Commission’s Conclusion Into Rooms on the Beach Deal

Mr. Mitchell is calling on the government to take further steps towards the improvement of transparency and good governance.