Chevon Campbell

NWU Power Struggle Deepens

The internal power struggle for the National Worker’s Union, NWU, is continuing. Former President of the National Worker’s Union, Leo Osbourne, and two other...

Further Delays in Re-Opening Cornwall Regional

Health Minister Christopher Tufton says there may be a further delay before the Cornwall Regional Hospital is fully reopened. Several facilities at the hospital were...

Agriculture Projected to Make Q4 Turnaround

The agriculture sector is projected to make a major turnaround in the last quarter of 2017. That’s according to the Director of Economic Planning at the Planning...

Record Gains in Employment

Director General of the Planning Institute of Jamaica, Dr. Wayne Henry, says the country continues to make record gains in employment. He says the latest labour force...

Growth Returns to the Economy

The economy is growing again after a brief period of decline. The Planning Institute of Jamaica, PIOJ, is projecting Jamaica’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by...

Three University Grads Arrested for Stealing Medical Records

Three university graduates were recently arrested for stealing the medical records of Jamaicans and demanding a ransom. The disclosure was made by National Security...

Two Slain in Meadowbrook Estate

Two persons were shot and killed by unknown assailants at the intersection of Bombay and Linscott Avenue in Meadowbrook Estate, Kingston 20 on Saturday. Dead are...

Security Forces Hunting Top 5 Gunmen and Illegal Guns

National Security Minister, Robert Montague, says the hunt is on for the top five most wanted gunmen in the island. There’s also a search for the ‘top 5 illegal...

Senate to Convene Monday Sitting as Gov’t Moves to Pushes through NIDS Bill

In an unusual move, the upper house of parliament is to convene this morning as the government pushes to pass the National Identification and Registration bill. The push...

IDB Loan Timeline Hinges on NIDS

General Manager of the Caribbean Group of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Therese Turner-Jones, has confirmed there’s a deadline for the consideration of an...