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.

Hylton To Push For Changes In PNP Voting Structure

PNP Caretaker for Central St James, Andre Hylton, says he’ll push for changes in the party’s system which allows only delegates to vote in internal...

JDF Team In Bahamas To Focus Efforts On Abaco Islands

The Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, says its Disaster Assistance Response Team, DART, will focus its efforts on Bahamas’ Abaco island. Several people remain on the...

Police Seek Witnesses After Woman Is Doused With Flammable Substance

The Police are appealing to persons who witnessed a woman being doused with a flammable substance and then set on fire, to come forward with information. A 29-second...

ONEPNP, Rise United Confident Ahead Of Election Day

Both the ONEPNP and the Rise United camps are expressing confidence in a victory at tomorrow’s People’s National Party presidential elections. Central...

Curfew Imposed In Sections of St. Andrew North

A curfew has been imposed in sections St Andrew North. The areas include Park Lane, 100 Lane and Red Hills Road in Kingston 19. The curfew began at 6 o’clock last...

Stop Order! – Corporate Area Residents Call for Suspension of High Rise Development

A group of Citizen Associations in the Corporate Area, are demanding that the government impose a temporary prohibition, on the approval of high rise residential...

Brown-Burke Defends Rise United’s Decision to Advertise Ahead of Presidential Elections

Campaign Director for Peter Bunting’s Rise United team, Dr Angela Brown Burke, is defending her camp’s decision to advertise ahead of Saturday’s...

Vote-buying Allegations Will Not Influence Election Outcome, Political Analysts Argue

Political Analyst, Helene Davis Whyte, is describing as hypocrisy, claims, and counterclaims about vote-buying, from members of the Rise United and ONEPNP camps. ...

‘One PNP Clutching At Straws’ Brown Burke

Director of Peter Bunting’s Rise United Campaign, Dr Angela Brown Burke, says Dr Peter Phillips’ One PNP camp is clutching at straws, by raising concerns...

Police Commissioner Makes Case For SOEs To Remain In Effect

Police Commissioner, Major General Antony Anderson, is making the case for the States of Public Emergency to remain in effect in three western parishes and parts of St...