Dennis Brooks

NHT to Deliver 8,500 Mortgages by End of Fiscal Year

Some 8,500 mortgages will be delivered to new homeowners by the National Housing Trust, NHT, this fiscal year. That’s according to Prime Minister Andrew Holness...

Ganja Producers Seek 1-yr Amnesty from Govt

The Ganja Growers and Producers Association of Jamaica is calling on the Government to grant a 1-year amnesty to small ganja farmers to commence at the start of next...

‘Machete-Weilding Mom Exploring Guilty Plea

The attorney representing the woman seen on video beating her daughter with a machete, Bertram Anderson, today asked the court to indicate the likely sentence his client...

Jephthah Ford Sentenced to 6 months Behind Bars

The prominent medical doctor, Jephthah Ford, was today sentenced to six months in prison after being found guilty of corruption charges in the Kingston and St. Andrew...

Justice Minister Likens Conditions in Police Lockups to Middle Passage

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck says over-crowding in police lock-ups is like the ‘middle passage’ during the slave trade. He says he’s appalled at the...

Political Parties Condemn Violence in SE St Mary

Both political parties are condemning the recent violent attacks in the constituency of South East St. Mary. In a statement yesterday, JLP General Secretary Dr. Horace...

$150m Wasted on Useless JamIntel Building

The Transport Authority is moving to sell the Jamaica International Telecommunications Limited, Jamintel building in downtown, Kingston. Managing Director of the...

Sakima Not Relying on KO to Beat ‘Sub-Zero’

Boxer Sakima “Mr. Smooth” Mullings, is warning his fans not to expect a knockout when he takes on Ramel “Sub Zero” Lewis in their six round...

Atkinson Mines Gold in 50m Breaststroke at World Cup

Four-time Olympian Alia Atkinson, posted 29.26 seconds to win gold in the 50-metres Breaststroke at the FINA/Airweave Swimming World Cup, yesterday. This adds to the...

Supreme Court Divorce Unit On Strike, Demanding Apology from Justice Minister

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck is at this hour meeting with Chief Justice Zaila McCalla, after employees of the Supreme Court’s divorce registry department went on...