Stevian Simmonds

Flow Boss Calls for Dialogue on Net Neutrality

Managing Director of Telecommunications giant Flow, Stephen Pryce, is calling for dialogue on net neutrality in Jamaica before the government makes any decision. The...

Harold Brady Hit with Fraud Charges

Disgraced former attorney, Harold Brady has been slapped with fraud charges. Brady is accused of fraudulently converting over $4-million; proceeds from the sale of a...

Agriculture Ministry Secures $300m to Improve Farm Road Network

Agriculture Minister Karl Samuda, says he’s lobbied for and has received approval for $300-million to improve the farm road network across the island. The Minister...

Deputy Police Commissioner Admits JCF Routinely Transfers Suspected Corrupt Cops

A high-ranking member of Jamaica’s police force is admitting that the Constabulary has engaged in the practice of transferring cops suspected of corruption when...

Deputy Commissioner Pledges to Rid St James of Gangs

The top brass of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is pledging it will dismantle all gangs in the southern section of the crime-torn parish of St. James. Head of...

500 Attempted Suicides in 2014

Five hundred persons in Jamaica attempted to take their own lives, in 2014, costing the government over $800-million to provide them with medical care. That’s...

Police Traffic Boss Wants More Changes to Road Traffic Act

Head of the Constabulary’s Traffic and Highway Division, Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen, says he’ll be lobbying for further changes to the new Road...

Two More Uchence Gang Members Nabbed

Two more alleged members of the Uchence or Terrence gang have been taken into custody. The Counter-Terrorism and Organized Crime Investigation Branch, CTOC, says one of...

Thwaites Urges Govt to Make More West Kingston Apologies

Member of Parliament for Central Kingston, the People’s National Party’s Reverend Ronald Thwaites is chiding the government for its apology to West Kingston...

JUTC Losing $8-million Every Month

Deputy Managing Director of the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, Linval Thompson, says the State-run bus company is losing $8-million per month. This, he says, is...