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.

Full Gospel Church Condemns Attack on Pastor

The Jamaica Association of Full Gospel Churches is condemning shooting attack on a pastor in Hellshire, Portmore, St. Catherine yesterday. The pastor has been identified...

Calls to Crime Stop Up 40%

Calls to Crime Stop have increased by nearly 40-percent since the government announced two new multi-million dollar funds to assist with the seizure of illegal weapons...

Lengthy Delays at Kgn Freeport Costing Millions – JEA

The Jamaica Exporters’ Association, JEA, says lengthy delays at the Kingston Freeport Terminal are costing exporters millions of dollars. The delays at the...

Political Ombudsman Investigating Destruction of Billboards in SE St Mary

The Office of the Political Ombudsman is to investigate complaints of the destruction of political billboards in the constituency of South East St. Mary, where a...

MAJ Continues to Oppose Media Complaints Commission

A former President of the Press Association of Jamaica, PAJ, Byron Buckley, says every media house should hire an ombudsman to investigate complaints against their...

Civil Service Association Calls on Chuck to Withdraw Divorce Unit Corruption Claims

The Jamaica Civil Service Association is demanding that Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck, withdraw his statement claiming that employees of the divorce unit of the Supreme...

Justice Ministry Probes Fraudulent Divorce Racket

The Justice Ministry has ordered a probe into an apparent fraudulent divorce racket at the Supreme Court. The investigation is being conducted by the Fraud Squad Unit of...

“Tek Sleep Mark Death!” – McKenzie Urges Jamaica to Prepare for Disasters

Local Government Minister, Desmond McKenzie, is warning Jamaicans to be prepared, in case a hurricane or another disaster strikes the island. [audio_mp3...

JCTU Rushes to Deflect Public Sector Criticisms

The Jamaica Confederation of Trade Unions (JCTU) is defending workers in the public sector amid criticisms about inefficiency and frustrating bureaucracy. President of...

Sewage Problems Force Closure of Glen Stewart Primary

The Education Ministry is moving to relocate approximately 700 students of the Glen Stewart Primary School, in St. Elizabeth. The school, which is located in Maggotty,...