Alrick Swaby

Alrick Swaby is a reporter/producer at Nationwide News Network. He started his career with the now defunct Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation, JBC, in 1995. He has experiences in radio and television broadcasting, reporting and production. He is now on his second stint with Nationwide after rejoining in 2012, Pursuing his passion.

Norovirus outbreak at the Commonwealth Games

An outbreak of diarrhea and vomiting at the commonwealth games athletes’ village is thought to be the highly-contagious norovirus. Health authorities in Glasgow say 12...

Tiger Woods set for golf open championships

Tiger Woods missed this year’s first two majors because of back surgery, but says he’s fit and ready to play in the golf open championships. The...

Court of Arbitration for Sports clears Powell, Simpson to compete

The Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has reduced Asafa Powell and Sherone Simpson’s 18-month bans to six. They’ll commence as from June last year. Agent...

FIFA’s President surprised Messi won the Golden ball award

FIFA president, Sepp Blatter admits he was surprised Argentina’s Lionel Messi won the world cup golden ball award. The Barcelona forward was named as the...

Germany awarded $US35M for World Cup win

Germany will be awarded $US35M in prize money for winning the 2014 world cup, while each player will get a $408-thousand bonus from their national football federation...

ADIDAS signs £750M to Manchester United in a 10-year deal

Sportswear giant Adidas has signed a £750m deal to make Manchester United’s kit for 10 years starting next season. It comes after US rival Nike decided to end its...

Diego Maradona says Messi did not deserve the Golden Ball award

Argentine legend, Diego Maradona, says his compatriot Lionel Messi did not deserve the golden ball award at the 2014 FIFA world cup. Messi picked up the prize for the...

Former Sri Lankan captain, Mahela Jayawardene to retire

Former Sri Lankan Captain, Mahela Jayawardene will retire from test cricket in August. Jayawardene, who has scored 33 centuries in 145 tests, will quit after the home...

Powell, Simpson ban reduced to 6 months by Court of Arbitration

THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORTS HAS REDUCED ASAFA POWELL AND SHERONE SIMPSON’S 18-MONTH BAND TO SIX TO COMMENCE FROM JUNE LAST YEAR. POWELL AND SIMPSON ARE...

Ghanaian Government says it is ‘scandalized’ after World Cup fans asked for asylum in Brazil

Ghana’s Government says it is scandalized after 200 Ghanaian world cup fans asked for asylum in Brazil, saying they were Muslims fleeing religious conflict. A...