Oliver Watt

Vasciannie Leaving Diplomatic Service

Jamaica’s Ambassador to the United States, Stephen Vasciannie, is to leave the post next week. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement this afternoon...

OCG Slams Easton Douglas

The Office of the Contractor General is slamming the former government Minister Easton Douglas — warning him to apprise himself of the actual facts, before making...

BOJ Workers Restive

The Bustamante Industrial Trade Union, BITU, is calling for the intervention of Public Service Minister, Horace Dalley, amid rising tension between workers and...

Zik-V Monitoring Activated

The threat of the mosquito-borne Zika virus has caused the Ministry of Health to intensify its monitoring of visitors to the island. This, according to the Acting Chief...

Cop Nabbed on Corruption Charges

A police Corporal has been arrested by the Major Organized Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency, MOCA on reasonable suspicion of breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act....

Problems Fogging Portmore

The Acting Mayor of Portmore, Leon Thomas, says the municipality is having funding challenges as it moves to destroy mosquito breeding sites in anticipation of Zika...

Legal Aid Council Moves to Rescue Mentally Ill People From Prison System

The Legal Aid Council says it’s intensifying its new thrust to help people with mental illnesses who are languishing in the justice system. Executive Director of...

Warner Promises to Tell All

The disgraced former FIFA executive and Trinidad and Tobago politician, Jack Warner, has warned that he’s now prepared to reveal damaging secrets that implicate...

Return to the Table – JCC to Police

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, JCC, is urging the police and the government to return to the negotiating table. President of the JCC, Warren McDonald, says both sides...

The Rise and Fall of Sepp Blatter

Nationwide’s Oliver Watt looks back at the career Mr Blatter — one of the most divisive figures in world sport… And the extraordinary circumstances...