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.

‘Quallo More Fit for The Church’ – Renato Adams

Retired Senior Superintendent of Police, Reneto Adams, says he believes George Quallo is more ‘suited for the Church’ than the job of Police Commissioner....

Fire Brigade Workers Take Industrial Action

Drivers and mechanics islandwide employed to the Jamaica Fire Brigade are to take industrial action today, starting at 7:00 this morning. The National Workers Union,...

Tourist Arrivals Take Major Hit after Lightning Strike Hampers Air Traffic Control

Special Adviser to the Tourism Minister, Delano Seivright, says there’s been a near 50-percent decline in tourists arrivals at the Norman Manley International...

Phillips Piles on More Criticism of Govt’s Crime Management

Leader of the Opposition People’s National Party, PNP, Dr. Peter Phillips, is chiding the government over its response to the soaring murder rate. At his...

Police Officers’ Association VP Admits Sexual Harassment Still Plaguing the JCF

The Police Officers’ Association is this afternoon admitting that some senior members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, pressure their juniors for sex. This...

Clarendon Police Rue ‘Youth Sex Scandal’

The Clarendon Police are describing as a ‘disease’, the widespread incidents of school children participating in sexual activities on the streets; often with...

‘Investigate Sex for Promotion Claims’, says Former ACP

A Former Assistant Commissioner of Police, says there’s enough evidence to warrant an investigation into complaints that members of the Constabulary are being...

Man Escapes Police Custody after being Caught Transporting 100kg of Cocaine

The Narcotics police are on the hunt for a man who escaped arrest in Portmore, St. Catherine, yesterday after being caught transporting over 100 kilograms of cocaine....

JDF Ready to Provide Hurricane Assistance

The Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, says it’s monitoring the disaster left by Hurricane Irma in several islands of the Caribbean. Civil Military Cooperation and Media...

No MoBay Murders Since ZOSO

Residents of Mount Salem and other parts of Montego Bay, in St. James, are expressing relief they’re now able to sleep at nights without being awoken by the sounds...