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.

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...

FLA Corruption Probe Widens

There are signs this morning that the investigation into the scandal hit Firearm Licensing Authority is widening. The Authority’s CEO Shane Dalling has revealed...

May Pen Mayor Urges Police to Curfew Crime-Plagues Parish

Mayor of May Pen in Clarendon, Winston Maragh, is calling on the police to implement more curfews and stop and searches as part of their crime fighting strategy. This in...

INDECOM Accuses JCF of Allowing Members Implicated in Serious Crimes to Remain on Front Line Duty

The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, is accusing the Jamaica Constabulary Force of allowing some of its members who’re implicated in serious...

‘My hands are clean!’ – Mickolle’s Mom Denies Community Speculations of Motive Behind Daughter’s Murder

The mother of slain teenager, Mickolle Moulton, Nikeisha Howell, is dismissing allegations made by some of her neighbours in the community of Zimbabwe in Arnett Gardens...

FLOW to Pump $83m to Improve Services

Managing Director at FLOW, Stephen Price, says FLOW is to spend close to $83-million this year to improve its services. FLOW, which offers cable, Internet and phone...

FLOW Admits it’s Still Offering Unlicensed Content

Telecommunications company FLOW, says it’s still offering unlicensed content to consumers. In 2015 the Broadcasting Commission ordered FLOW and other cable...

Youth Advocates Express Outrage Over Meadowbrook Teen’s Murder

There’s growing condemnation of the killing of 17-year-old Meadowbrook High school graduate, Micholle Moltan. Moulton’s killing has sparked widespread...

More Questions Surround Motive Behind Micholle’s Murder

There are more questions this morning about the accuracy of reports in the media surrounding the motive behind the killing of Micholle Moltan. Police Commissioner,...