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.

Justice Minister Labels Opposition Crime Summit As ‘Inappropriate’

Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, is dismissing as ‘inappropriate’ a national stakeholder meeting that Opposition Leader Dr Peter Phillips announced...

Brace For More Water Restrictions – NWC

The National Water Commission, NWC, is warning customers to brace for more restrictions.  NWC’s Corporate Communications Manager, Charles Buchanan, says the...

Stakeholders Want Cockpit Country Boundaries Expanded

Stakeholders of the Cockpit Country are again calling on the government to expand the borders of the protected area.  Yesterday several residents of Albert Town,...

Phillips To Hold National Stakeholder Meeting on Crime & Violence

Opposition Leader, Dr Peter Phillips, says he’s holding a national stakeholder meeting on crime and violence, on July 30. Dr Phillips says at the last Vale Royal...

For The First Time In History, JMD Trades for $138 Against USD

Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke, says the most recent depreciation of the Jamaican dollar, is no cause for alarm. Dr. Clarke says the fluctuation of the dollar is...

What’s The Difference Between Bunting, Phillips Campaign Platforms? Not Much.

There is little difference so far, in the utterances of the two contenders in the battle for presidency of the Opposition People’s National Party. Current...

DPP Calls For Confidentiality In Ruel Reid/CMU Money Scandal Investigations

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, ODPP, is calling for confidentiality to be maintained in the investigation concerning fired Education Minister Ruel...

DPP Says 4 Possible Criminal Breaches In Ruel Reid/CMU Money Scandal

The Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, Paula Llewelyn says in her opinion, there are possibly four breaches of the criminal law, and two possible breaches of common...

St. Elizabeth Police Ramp Up Effort To Combat Spate Of Armed Robberies

The St Elizabeth Police say they’re ramping up efforts to combat a spate of armed robberies plaguing the parish’s town centers in recent times. New...

BUSTED! JCF Nabs 33/62 Known Members Of A Faction of Klansman Gang

The Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, says it has arrested more than half of the known members of a faction of the reputed St. Catherine-based, Klansman gang. A top tier...