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.

Fashion Designer, Dexter Pottinger, Found Dead

Members of the fashion and entertainment industries are expressing shock at the news of the death of well-known fashion designer, Dexter Pottinger. It’s understood...

Moneymusk a Tale of Poor Management – Heaven

At least one long standing player in the sugar industry is describing to the situation at the Moneymusk factory in Clarendon as a tale of bad management. Ambassador...

‘Govt Will NOT Allow Bauxite Mining in Cockpit Country’ – Chang

The government is assuring the country that bauxite mining will be not be allowed in the Cockpit Country. The Cockpit country– which spans Trelawny, St. Elizabeth...

Water Expert Challenges Claim Bauxite Mining Hurts Water Resources

There’s no evidence that bauxite mining negatively affects water resources in Jamaica. That’s the word this morning from a Water Expert, Basil Fernandez, who...

More Boots on the Ground in Clarendon to Fight Crime

The Clarendon Police Division has received additional resources and support to deal with the recent surge in murders in the parish. Head of the Clarendon Police,...

‘Moneymusk Can be Profitable!’ – Rickards

Chairman of the All Island Jamaica Cane Farmers Association, Allan Rickards, says the loss making Monymusk sugar factory in Clarendon can become profitable. His comment...

MOCA Committed to ‘Comprehensive & Impartial’ Probe into FLA Corruption Allegations

The Major Organised Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency, MOCA, says it’s committed to conducting a ‘comprehensive and impartial’ investigation into...

Toddler Son of Former MP Drowns

Nationwide News has learned that the one-year-old son of the former Member of Parliament for Western St Mary, the PNP’s Jolyan Silvera drowned in a pool at his...

Mexico Denies Interest in Replacing PetroCaribe

The Mexican Embassy in Jamaica is denying reports in the international media that its government is seeking to replace the Petrocaribe agreement between Venezuela and...

Security Forces Ready to Implement Zones of Special Operations

Amid speculation and questions about the timeliness of the roll out of the Zones of Special Operations, the island’s security forces are declaring that they are...