Kalilah Enriquez

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Nursing Shortage at Spanish Town Hospital

The Spanish Town General Hospital in St. Catherine is operating with a shortage of over 200 nurses. Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton, says his Ministry is working...

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DPP Discontinues Case Against Latoya Nugent

The matter against Founder of the women’s advocacy group, Tambourine Army, Latoya Nugent has been discontinued. The matter was discontinued a short while ago in...

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Conservative Estimates Put Minimum Rain Damage at $700-800m

At least $700-800-million. That’s the conservative estimate of infrastructure damage following heavy rains and flooding across the island over the past few days....

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PM Triggers National Emergency Systems as Rains Batter the Island

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has instructed that all national emergency systems be activated as heavy rain continues to affect many sections of the island. The...

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Expect Rain to Continue until Thursday

The Meteorological Service says Jamaicans should expect the rain to continue until Thursday. Acting Head of the Weather Branch at the Meteorological Service, Kareen...

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PAJ Expresses Concerns over Plans to Further Regulate Jamaican Media

President of the Press Association of Jamaica (PAJ), Dionne Jackson Miller, says she will be writing to Information Minister, Ruel Reid, about concerns over recent...

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Angry Residents Form Human Blockade Across Section of North-South Highway

The police have now cleared a roadblock along the North-South link of Highway 2000, caused by residents protesting for better roads. Some 200 residents from several...

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New Benchmarks Set as PSTOC Meets Quarterly Targets

The Public Sector Transformation Oversight Committee (P-STOC) says several new benchmarks have been added to the list of things that need to be done to transform the...

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Police Commissioner Clarifies ‘Clean Slate’ for Disciplinary Charges

Police Commissioner, George Quallo, is clarifying an order he gave on Monday, to withdraw minor disciplinary charges against members of the Constabulary Force older than...

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No Foul Play Suspected in ACP Budhoo’s Death

Police Commissioner, George Quallo says there’s no reason to suspect any foul play in the sudden death of Assistant Commissioner, Winchroy Budhoo, on Tuesday. ACP...