Tauna Thomas

Computerised Criminal Records

The Criminal Records Office has been computerised making it more efficient in locating and recording information on convicted persons. The office announced the...

One NON-Zika Microcephaly Case in Jamaica

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, says one case of the disease microcephaly has been confirmed in Jamaica since the start of the year. Microcephaly is a...

Two Pregnant Women Among Zika Cases

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says two pregnant women are among 16 confirmed cases of the Zika virus in Jamaica. Minister Tufton says up to May 29 this year...

McKenzie Clamping Down on Unlawful Waste Disposal

Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie says he’ll not resile from his call for persons who dispose of waste unlawfully to pay significant fines. Minister...

‘Hurricane Drainage to Cost Half-a-Billion’ – NWA

Communications Manager at the National Works Agency, NWA, Stephen Shaw says drain cleaning for this hurricane season will cost approximately half-a-billion dollars....

‘Prepare for a Powerful Earthquake’ – UWI Lecturer

A Lecturer in the Department of Physics at the University of West Indies, Dr. Victor Douse, says there’s a strong possibility that a very big earthquake could hit...