Tauna Thomas

In 2018, Tauna won the UNICEF Media Award for Excellence in Reporting on Children’s Rights. She graduated from CARIMAC in 2015 and joined NNN in 2016. Since then, she’s covered several high-profile court cases including the X6 murder trial, the police death squad trial and is currently covering the Uchence Wilson Gang trial. Thomas is the Producer of Talking History heard on Nationwide Radio every Saturday.

Holness Admin Set to Call Local Elections

The JLP administration appears set to call Local Government elections this year. Nationwide News understands that Local Government Minister Desmond McKenzie has...

Tufton Seeks to Stem Migration of Nurses

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton says that the countries demanding Jamaican specialized nurses should contribute to the training process as the country seeks to...

Govt to Launch ‘Compassionate Care’ in Health Care System

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, says his ministry will soon launch a programme called “compassionate care” aimed at achieving a number of things, to...

New Banking Licenses Should Drive Down Interest Rates

A deeper analysis may be needed to determine the factors contributing to local commercial banks enjoying a high interest rate spread. That’s the view of CEO of the...

No Major Tourism Fallout from Hurricane Matthew

President of the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association, Omar Robinson, says the hotel industry was not heavily impacted by the threat of Hurricane Matthew. He says,...

US Embassy Resumes Regular Operations Tomorrow

The U.S Embassy in Kingston will resume routine consular services and other normal operations tomorrow. Meanwhile, the Embassy says it’s provided nearly 13-million...

Schools to Remain Closed Tomorrow

All schools across the island will remain closed tomorrow. This is because of the impending heavy rains associated with Hurricane Matthew. The Education Ministry says...

ODPEM Doing All to Protect Eastern Parishes, Vaz

Projections are that the Eastern end of Jamaica will experience the most severe weather conditions associated with Hurricane Matthew. West Portland, MP, Daryl Vaz says...

Port Royal Residents Defiant

MP for East Kingston and Port Royal, Phillip Paulwell, is expressing concern about how difficult it is to get people to relocate from flood-prone areas in the...

JUTC Terminating Bus Service at 6pm Today

The Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, is advising that it will terminate normal operations at 6:00 p.m. today. This, based on the current trajectory of Hurricane...