Category: Evening News

‘Not If But When’ – Health Minister Urges J’cans To Be Brace For Deadly Coronavirus, COVID-19

Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton, is advising Jamaicans to brace themselves for the possible arrival of the dreaded coronavirus, COVID-19. The rapid spread of the...

“Sweet Deal?” Local Gov’t Ministry Accused Of Paying $130m Before Fully Occupying Hagley Park Offices

A waste of public resources and a sweet deal for the landlord. Those were a few of the descriptions used by members of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee, PAC,...

Your Light Bill Could Drop By 50% Under Gov’t 20-Year Integrated Resource Plan

The energy Jamaica gets from renewables is expected to double in the next five years. Those are the projections in the new 20-year Integrated Resource Plan, IRP,...

Police Raid Caricel’s Headquarters

Nationwide News understands that police are currently conducting a raid at the headquarters of the troubled telecommunications company Caricel. This was confirmed by...

Skilled J’cans Workers To Benefit from New UK Immigration System – High Commissioner

British High Commissioner to Jamaica, Asif Ahmad, says skilled Jamaicans seeking to work in the United Kingdom should find planned changes to his country’s...

Parents Encouraged to ‘Lead by Example’ Following Several Reports of Assault on School Compounds

Another violent episode in the public school system has prompted the National Parenting Support Commission to urge parents to behave in a manner their children can...

State-of-the-Art Therapeutic Intervention Centre for Children Coming Soon

The construction of a ‘state of the art’  therapeutic intervention centre designed to offer psychological support to children is to get underway soon....

US Ambassador Insists NIA Head Accused Holness-admin of Being Corrupt

US Ambassador to Jamaica, Donald Tapia, is insisting that anti-corruption campaigner and National Integrity Action boss, Professor Trevor Munroe, accused the Holness...

Court Rules Against Bunting-issued Certificates Of Immunity But Former Nat’l Sec Minister Says More Clarity Is Needed

The Constitutional Court today ruled that the certificates of immunity issued by former National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, to three soldiers who are before the...

“PNP are straight…and not bend up”, Dalley, Golding & Campbell Attack Terrelonge

Several prominent members of the Opposition PNP are urging comrades to ensure that the JLP’s Alando Terrelonge is booted as Member of Parliament for East Central...