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.

New Head Of Police Traffic Enforcement Branch Says Cops Can Exercise Discretion

New Head of the Constabulary’s Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement Branch, P-STEB, Assistant Commissioner of Police, ACP, Dr. Kevin Blake, says members of the...

Fiscal Council Will Only Have Oversight

Finance Minister, Dr Nigel Clarke, says the proposed Fiscal Council will not be empowered to dictate policies to the government. In May this year, Cabinet approved the...

11 Days Away From PNP Presidential Elections, Political Commentators Say Phillips Will Win

A number of political commentators believe incumbent PNP President Dr. Peter Phillips will survive the challenge being brought by Central Manchester MP, Peter...

TS Dorian To Bring Rain To Jamaica By Friday

Head of the Meteorological Service of Jamaica, Evan Thompson, says Jamaica is expected to receive some rainfall by Friday, associated with the passage of Tropical Storm...

Caribbean Airlines Cancels Flights Amid Impending Tropical Storm Dorian

Regional Carrier, Caribbean Airlines, has cancelled some of its flights, due to impending Tropical Storm Dorian. In a statement, Caribbean Airlines says one of the...

Tourists Demand Better Protection From Illegal Taxi Operators

Two tourists are this afternoon, demanding better protection for visitors, from illegal taxi operators who seek to exploit foreigners. David Pearson arrived in the...

Phillips Vs Bunting: PNP Delegates Give Reasons for Taking Sides

With just over two weeks to go before PNP delegates choose the party’s next president, a number of them are declaring why they’re supporting their candidate...

Sexual Harassment Policy In PNP Long Overdue – Burke

Former General Secretary of the Peoples’ National Party, PNP, Paul Burke, says a Sexual Harassment Policy, to be instituted by the party, is long overdue. PNP...

Gov’t To Address Water Challenges In Schools

Minister with responsibility for Education, Karl Samuda, says the government is moving to immediately address water challenges in schools. Some school administrators...

Police Intensifies Search For Man Who Robbed Cop Of Service Firearm

The Police have listed as wanted, a man who attacked, injured and robbed a Policeman of his service firearm. The incident occurred yesterday at the Cross Roads Police...