Nationwide Newsnet

Holness Receives Cabinet Support following Sacking of Education Minister

Nationwide News understands that Prime Minister Andrew Holness received support from Cabinet on Thursday when he advised colleague Ministers of his reasons for sacking...

CTOC Moves to Dismiss Media Report of Charges Laid in Corruption Probe

Acting-Head of the Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch of the Constabulary (CTOC) Superintendent, Anthony McLaughlin, says a report in the Gleaner...

PNP Patriots Calls for Immediate Resignation of CMU President

The People’s National Party affiliate, the Patriots, are calling for the immediate resignation of the President of the Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, Professor...

‘Not the Right Time to Cut GCT’, says Clarke

Finance Minister, Dr. Nigel Clarke, says lowering the rate of General Consumption Tax (GCT) would be the wrong move at this time. He’s answering repeated calls...

‘Far Way to Go Before Achieving Vision 2030’, says UWI Professor

Director of Professional Services at the Mona School of Business, Dr William Lawrence, says Jamaica still has a far way to go if it’s to achieve vision 2030. He...

More Fiscal Discipline & Surpluses to Come

Acting Principal Director in the Fiscal Policy Management Branch, of the Finance Ministry, Trevor Anderson, says Jamaicans can expect more fiscal discipline and...

Why Did Holness Sack Ruel Reid?

There’s more information emerging about why Prime Minister Andrew Holness fired his Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator Ruel Reid. Nationwide News...

PSOJ & NIA Laud Holness for Swift Sacking of Reid

The Private Sector Organization of Jamaica (PSOJ) and the anti-corruption lobby, National Integrity Action (NIA) are lauding Prime Minister Andrew Holness for firing...

Political Analyst Lauds Holness’ Handling of Corruption Allegations at Education Ministry

Political Analyst, Kevin O’Brien Chang, says the Prime Minister’s handling of the corruption allegations at the Education Ministry must be lauded. As news...

Clarke Chides Opposition for ‘Inaccuracies’ Budget Assessment

Finance Minister, Dr. Nigel Clarke, is criticizing the Opposition for what he sees as inaccuracies in their assessment of the government’s budget for the next fiscal...