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Portia Unlikely to Take Up Debate Challenge

Nationwide News understands that there is not likely to be a debate between the persons vying for the top post in the People’s National Party. Presidential...

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Low Levels of Rape Convictions in Portland

There are concerns this morning about the low rate of rape convictions in the parish of Portland. According to Head of the Portland Police Division Superintendent...

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Jamaican Crime Bosses Ordering Hits from Prison

Assistant Commissioner of Police, Terrence Bent says criminal masterminds have been using cell phones from prison to organize reprisal killings in the community of Hanna...

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100 More Basic Schools to Receive Early Childhood Certification

Chairperson of the Early Childhood Commission (ECC) Trisha Williams-Singh says the commission will certify 100 more basic schools over the next 12-months. State Minister...

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Transnational Links to West Kgn Crime Surge

The Police High Command says several gangs whose bosses are based in the United Kingdom and have links to transnational crime are responsible for the flare up of...

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Sanctions for Shoddy Use of Body Cams

The Police say it’ll sanction members who fail to turn on their body cameras when they interact with the public. Yesterday, Police Commissioner Dr. Carl Williams...

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North-South Toll Hike Coming

Director of Public Relations and Communication at the Transport Ministry, Vando Palmer, says there’ll be an increase in the toll rates for users of the North South...

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Senate President Monitoring Campaign Finance Bill

President of the Upper House and member of the Electoral Commission of Jamaica, ECJ, Senator Tom Tavares Finson says the ECJ has appointed an officer to monitor the...

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Two St Thomas Boys Drown

The bodies of two boys were retrieved from the sea near the Lyssons Beach in St. Thomas this morning. The two boys are suspected to have drowned after being missing from...

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PNP Campaign Funding Scandal Worries Blythe

PNP Presidential candidate, Dr. Karl Blythe, says the contents of the report by Treasurer, Norman Horne, are cause for serious concerns. Our sources say Mr. Horne has...