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.

Chuck Resigns from Shadow Cabinet…Urges Holness to Follow

The fallout in the Opposition from this afternoon’s decision of the Appeal Court has begun. In a swift reaction to the ruling, Opposition Spokesman on Justice and...

BLOW TO Holness: Appeal Court Upholds Lower Court’s Decision

Opposition Leader Andrew Holness suffered a major blow today when the Appeal Court rejected his request that it overturn the decision of the Constitutional Court that he...

Simpson-Miller’s Credibility Questioned as She Prepares for Budgetary Contribution

The Opposition JLP says Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller faces a credibility problem as she prepares to make her highly anticipated contribution to the 2015-2016...

Paulwell Apologizes for Diaster Created by Riverton

A senior Cabinet Minister is apologizing to the country for the disaster created by the fire at the Riverton City Dump. The apology is coming from Energy Minister,...

Holness Urges Simpson-Miller to Seek International Help in Extinguishing Riverton Fire

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is being urged by the parliamentary opposition to seek international help to extinguish the fire at the Riverton City Dump....

Seek Medical Attention If You were Exposed to High Levels of Riverton Smoke

Dr. Harvey says the finding regarding the air quality is considered a major public health issue.

Holness Wants End to “Feeding Tree” Culture at Riverton Dump

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness says an apparent culture at the National Solid Waste Management Agency, NSWMA, where the Riverton City dump is treated as a political...

PNP/JLP Points Finger at Each Other for Riverton Fire

The Government and Opposition are blaming each other for the implications of the massive fire at the Riverton City dump not being discussed in Parliament yesterday....

PM Under Fire for Rejecting Calls to Sack NSWMA Head

Opposition Spokesman on Local Government, Desmond McKenzie, is accusing Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller of showing contempt for the Jamaican people over her...

PNP Has Betrayed Jamaica – Shaw

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, this afternoon accused the Simpson Miller administration of misleading and betraying the people of Jamaica as he made his...