Category: Campaign 2015

Golding calls Holness’ Vehicle Sale stance ‘Hypocritical & Vindictive’

Justice Minister, Mark Golding, is describing as hypocritical and vindictive, a move by Prime Minister Designate, Andrew Holness, to block outgoing MPs and ministerial...

EOJ Official Count Continues; Favouring JLP

Director of Elections, Orrette Fisher says his office has completed the recounting of ballots in 62 of the 63 constituencies contested in last Thursday’s general...

Governance on a Tightrope?

Constitutional lawyer, Dr. Lloyd Barnett says the JLP may have a difficult time governing because of its very slim majority in parliament. [audio_mp3...

PAJ Alarmed at Threats to NNN Reporter

The Press Association of Jamaica, PAJ, says it’s alarmed at reports that Nationwide News Senior Reporter, Abka Fitz-Henley, has been forced to take safety...

PM-Designate Meets with GG

Prime Minister-designate, Andrew Holness, today met with Governor General, Sir Patrick Allen, as the JLP prepares to form the next government. The JLP won 33 seats in...

Burke Contemplating Future After Election Loss

PNP General Secretary, Paul Burke, says he’ll be meeting soon with the party’s hierarchy to discuss his future in the job. Mr. Burke stays he stands by his...

Recount of Votes Under Way

The Electoral Office of Jamaica, EOJ, says the recount of votes cast in yesterday’s elections is underway. The EOJ says preliminary results show the JLP winning...

OAS Concerned About Low Turn-Out

The Observation Mission of the Organization of American States, OAS which monitored the elections says it’s very concerned about the low voter turn-out at the...

JMA President Holding JLP to Promises

President of the Jamaica Manufacturers’ Association, JMA, Metry Seaga, says his organization is willing to work with the incoming JLP administration to turn its...

PSOJ Congratulates JLP on Election Win

In a statement this afternoon, the Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ, said it congratulates Andrew Holness and the JLP on being elected by the people to form...