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.

Young Jamaica Chides PNP For ‘Culture of Disrespect and Racial Divisiveness’

The Jamaica Labour Party’s youth affiliate group, Young Jamaica, is blasting the People’s National Party, for what it says is a culture of disrespect and...

Mario Deane’s Mother Fights On, 5 Years After Son Beaten To Death In Police Custody

The mother of Mario Deane, who was beaten to death while in Police custody in 2014, is expressing frustration at the slow pace of the court matter.  Marcia Fraser and...

Antony ‘Tony’ Young, Journalist & KLAS Broadcaster Dies

The media fraternity is mourning the loss of veteran journalist Anthony Young, affectionately called Tony.  The Senior journalist passed away on Saturday.  KLAS,...

St. Thomas Teen In Custody For Stabbing 6-yr-old, Severing His Penis

The Police have taken a sixteen-year-old boy into custody in relation to an incident in which a six-year-old boy was stabbed and dismembered.  The six-year-old boy was...

PNP Calls For Appointment of Police Chiefs

The Opposition People’s National Party, PNP, is calling for the appointment of several policing chiefs to be subject to approval from Parliament. These are the...

CMU Removes Wall Of Fame Honoring Ruel Reid, Andrew Wheatley

Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, has removed a Wall of Fame, which featured former Cabinet Ministers, Ruel Reid and Dr. Andrew Wheatley among the honorees. In a...

Some PNP Women Leaders Declare Support For Phillips

A group of female leaders in the Opposition People’s National Party, PNP, is declaring their support for Dr. Peter Phillips to remain president of the party.  The...

“‘Cut’ If There’s Trouble” – Mentor Urges Men to Leave Troubled Relationships

A parent mentor is urging men to leave troubled romantic relationships, to avoid tragedy. His comments follow a series of murders of women, allegedly by their spouses....

CEO of LASCO Chin Foundation Calls on Churches To Lead The Charge Against Violence

CEO of the LASCO Chin Foundation, Professor Rosalea Hamilton, is calling on the Church to take the lead on breaking the cycle of violence. She says there’s need...

Holness-admin Scoffs At Opposition Threat To Take Legal Action Over Use Of SOEs

The Andrew Holness-administration is hitting back at the Opposition, People’s National Party, over plans to take legal action against the government for prolonged...