Stevian Simmonds

Stevian Simmonds is an investigative journalist with almost 3 years of experience in radio broadcasting, production and reporting. She graduated from Caribbean School of Media and Communication in 2014 and joined Nationwide News in 2016. In 2018, she produced a special report examining the working conditions of the Bussiness Process Outsourcing Industry. She worked undercover as a call center agent for a month, revealing the lack of data protection and general security infrastructure in the industry. Her report also highlighted the poor working conditions and remuneration faced by workers in the industry. In 2018, Stevian traveled to New Delhi India where she participated in the Inaugural WHO Partners Forum benefiting from critical training related to reporting on women’s and children’s health issues.

PM Holness Declares Jamaica the Most Politically Stable Nation in the Caribbean

Prime Minister Holness has declared that Jamaica is the most politically stable nation in the Caribbean region. He was addressing investors at the Caribbean Hotel...

‘Don’t Wait!’- Distraught Mother of 6 Urges Parents To Act With Urgency At Any Sign of Dengue

A distraught mother is warning parents to rush their children to the hospital at the first sight of any signs of dengue. Lisanne Pessoa is a mother of six, four of whom...

Ministry Condemns Acts Of Violence, Threats Against Health Workers

The Health and Wellness Ministry is condemning acts of violence and threatening language against members of the public health system.  The condemnation follows a...

Qahal Yahweh Group Leadership Says Forces Uniting To Persecute Its Members

The St James-based Qahal Yahweh Group is convinced that several stakeholders including Churches and agents of the State have formed a unified force aimed at persecuting...

Future Of Shaggy & Friends Benefit Concert In Doubt

The future of the multi-million dollar fundraiser, the Shaggy and Friends Concert, is in doubt. That’s according to international recording artiste and co-founder...

PSOJ President Urges BOJ To Implement Policy Measures To Halt Sliding Dollar

The Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica, PSOJ, is again raising concerns about what it’s describing as increased volatility in the foreign exchange market. This...

Security Ministry Says He Still Unaware Why Daryl Vaz’s US Visa Was Revoked

National Security Minister, Dr. Horace Chang says he still does not know why Cabinet Minister Daryl Vaz’s US visa was revoked. Minister Vaz announced recently...

OUR Instructs Flow, Digicel To Provide Customers With Service Interruption Notifications

The Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR, says it’s instructed both major telecommunications companies, Digicel and FLOW to provide customers with service...

93-Y-O Amputee Sexually Assaulted In St. Ann

A 93-year old amputee was sexually assaulted at her home in Keith’s in Brown’s Town, St Ann early this morning. The Police say the woman was at home alone at...

QC Frank Phipps Urges Holness-admin To Publish Details Of New Security Deal With US

Queen’s Counsel, Frank Phipps, is calling on the Andrew Holness administration to make public details of the new security co-operation agreement it signed with the...