Kalilah Enriquez

Govt Tables $774-Billion Budget for 2018/19 Fiscal Year

$774 billion! That’s the magic number for this year’s budget; what the government is planning to spend in the 2018/2019 fiscal year. It’s four percent...

Jamaica In Stronger Position This Year to Buy Venezuela’s Stake in PetroJam

Energy Minister Dr. Andrew Wheatley says Jamaica is in a stronger position this year to buy Venezuela’s stake in the Petrojam oil refinery. Dr. Wheatley says...

Appointing Sykes ‘Acting’ Chief Justice was “Madness” – Prominent Attorney

Attorney-at-law Lloyd McFarlane is describing the appointment of Brian Sykes to the position of Acting Chief Justice, as “madness”. Mr. McFarlane says the...

New Police Service Commission to Appointed Today

A new Police Service Commission, PSC is expected to be appointed today. The tenure of the former Gordon Shirley-led Commission expired at midnight on Wednesday this...

JLP Selects Dr Nigel Clarke as Candidate for Upcoming NW St Andrew By-Election

Nationwide News understands that the governing JLP has selected Economic Affairs Ambassador, Dr. Nigel Clarke, as its candidate to contest the upcoming North West St....

Former Police Commissioner Laments Stalled Reform Agenda

A former Commissioner of Police, Rear Admiral Hardley Lewin, says Police Commissioners come under such intense pressure to perform, they might consider setting up death...

Controversial American Pastor Denied Entry into Jamaica

Controversial American Baptist pastor Stephen Anderson has been denied entry to Jamaica. Pastor Anderson, who ministers with the Faithful Word Baptist Church in Arizona,...

PSOJ to Establish Crime Monitoring Group

President of the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, Howard Mitchell, says they’ll be setting up a group to monitor the country’s response to...

Derrick Smith Urges JLP to Follow Constitution in Selecting NW St Andrew Candidate

The recently retired Member of Parliament for North West St. Andrew, Derrick Smith, is calling on the hierarchy of the Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, to follow its...

PSOJ Comes out in Support of State of Emergency

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, PSOJ, is the latest group to come out in support of the State of Emergency. The PSOJ had earlier this month expressed concern...