Neika Lewis

Neika Lewis is an award-winning journalist with over 7 years of experience across radio, tv and the print media. A CARIMAC alum, Neika copped the Prime Minister’s Youth award for journalism in 2017. Her reporting on a Jamaican pilot incarcerated in Qatar in 2015 led to his release. Neika hunts for human interest stories.

Caribbean Region Should Say No To Data Liberalization – Academic

Director of International Programmes at the Centre for Economic Policy Research, Deborah James, says it’s important for the region to say no to the liberalization...

Thousands Left Without Power In St. Catherine, Clarendon

Nearly five thousand households in St Catherine and sections of Clarendon were today without electricity following a two vehicle collision. The crash which occurred in...

Dover Mass Shooting Was Inspired By Directives From International Criminals – Security Minister

National Security Minister, Dr Horace Chang, says the mass shooting of 9 people in Dover, St Catherine Tuesday night was inspired by directives from international...

Study: Hair Dyes, Straighteners Increase Breast Cancer Risk for Black Women

A recent study published in the International Journal of Cancer has found that permanent hair dyes and chemical straighteners increase the risk of breast cancer in black...

Gov’t Moves Ahead With January 1 Ban On Styrofoam Products Despite Concerns Of Negative Economic Impact

The ban on Styrofoam products will take effect as planned on January 1, 2020. That’s according to a statement from the Office of the Prime Minister, OPM, today....

Not Enough Evidence To Suggest Police Officers Are Being Hired As Contract Killers: Commissioner

Police Commissioner, Major General Antony Anderson, says there’s not enough intelligence to suggest that police officers are being hired as contract killers. He...

Dominicans Vote Amid Violent Protests

Dominicans are heading to the polls today. Just over 72 thousand Dominicans will be casting their ballots between 7 am and 5 pm. Dominica’s Electoral Commission has...

PNP Welcomes New Director of Corruption Prosecution at Integrity Commission

The Opposition, People’s National Party, PNP, is welcoming the appointment of Keisha Prince, as the new Director of Corruption Prosecution at the Integrity Commission....

Taxi Operator Gunned Down in Brazen Afternoon Attack in St. Thomas

In another brazen attack,  a taxi operator was gunned down on Tuesday afternoon in St Thomas. Dead is 36 year old Mikhael Simpson of Mountpelliar District, Yallahs, in...

Man Dead After Electrocution At Sangster International Airport

A St James man was electrocuted at the Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay this morning. Dead is 28-year-old Triston Rose. He worked for a local construction...