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.

Denham Town Gunmen Playing ‘Tactical Games’

The new Commander for the Police Area Four, Assistant Commissioner of Police, Ronald Anderson, is describing actions of gunmen targeting West Kingston community of...

Chief Justice Embarks on More Sentence Reduction Days

The Chief Justice, Zaila McCalla, is embarking on another set of Sentence Reduction Days on October 19 to 20. It’s part of a project aimed at reducing the...

Two Men Held in Connection with Ramdial’s Murder

Two men who were intercepted in a vehicle last Wednesday as suspects in the murder of businessman Richard Ramdial, have again been taken into police custody. However,...

Gun Found in Rockfort

The Kingston Eastern Police say they’re searching for a group of men following the seizure of a gun in the Rockfort yesterday. Crime Officer for the Kingston...

More Questions for Cops following Ramdial’s Murder

Pressure is mounting on the Police High Command to tell the public more about its investigation into the killing last week of a corporate area businessman, Richard...

Eugene Kelly Pleads with Facey-Smith to Withdraw Bid to Replace Simpson-Miller

There’s an appeal for the Councillor for the Payne Land Division in South West St. Andrew, Audrey Smith Facey, to withdraw her bid to replace Portia Simpson Miller...

KPH Moves to Boost Staff Welfare Amid Pressure from Trauma Case Load

The Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) says it’s moving to implement a staff welfare programme to address the emotional impact the increasing numbers of trauma cases...

Govt to Invest in Locally-Developed Cancer Treatment

Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Dr. Andrew Wheatley, says the government is looking to invest in a drug developed by a local scientist, Dr. Henry Lowe. The...

‘Special Zones will Work’ – Holness

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, is again seeking to assure Jamaicans that members of the security forces will have to account for their actions in the zones of special...

Garbage Collectors Robbing NSWMA?

The National Solid Waste Management Authority, NSWMA, is describing as ‘frightening’, findings that some garbage collectors are being hugely overpaid for...