Stevian Simmonds

Tufton & Dalley Hold Constructive Talks Re Cornwall Regional Hospital

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, is describing as constructive, yesterday’s meeting with Opposition Spokesman on Health, Horace Dalley, on the crisis-hit...

Nurses, Doctors et al Agree to Return to Work at Cornwall Regional

President of the Nurses’ Association of Jamaica, NAJ, Janet Coore-Farr, is calling on nurses to return to work at the Cornwall Regional Hospital. Mrs. Coore Farr...

‘NO CRH Crisis Under PNP Watch’ – Dalley

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Horace Dalley, says he’ll meet with portfolio Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton on Tuesday to discuss possible solutions to the...

‘Move Faster!’ – Nurses Demand Govt Quicker Relocation of Services from CRH

Nurses at the Cornwall Regional Hospital in St. James are demanding that the Health Ministry move faster to relocate services from the facility. A number of nurses...

Cops Formally Charged after Attempting to ‘Sell’ Murder Case

Two members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, have been charged in connection with allegations they tried to ‘sell’ a murder case. Detective Corporal...

Golding CARICOM Review to Report in a Fortnight

Chairman of the CARICOM Review Commission, Bruce Golding says the commission is to submit its report to Prime Minister Andrew Holness in two weeks. The CARICOM Review...

Gov’t Willing to Shut Down Cornwall Regional Hospital if Necessary

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says the government will shut down the Cornwall Regional Hospital, in St. James, if necessary. However, he’s hoping this...

Corrections Federation wants Review of Commissioner’s Tenure

Chairman of the Jamaica Federation of Corrections, Arlington Turner, is calling for a review of the tenure of Commissioner of Corrections, Ina Hunter. He’s making...

Decline in ‘Suspicious Fatal Shootings’ by Security Force

The Independent Commission of Investigation, INDECOM, says suspicious fatal shootings by the security forces are declining. It’s among the areas in which INDECOM...

‘Don’t Raid the NHT!’ – MAJ

The Jamaica Manufacturers Association, JMA, is warning the government against using funds from the National Housing Trust, NHT, for budgetary support. President of the...