Category: Evening News

Paulwell Questions Gov’t Over Expansion of Petrojam’s Board

Opposition Spokesman on Energy, Phillip Paulwell, is calling on the government to explain it’s decision to expand Petrojam’s Board of Directors. In a...

JUTC Bus Driver Who Pocketed Passengers’ Fare Lands In Hot Water

A Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, bus driver who reportedly pocketed the fares of some 32-passengers last evening has found himself in trouble with the law. The bus...

Mourners Bid Farewell To ‘Statesman, Servant, Patriot,’ Dr. Ken Baugh At Official Funeral

‘Statesman, servant, patriot.’ Those are some of the words used to describe former Deputy Prime Minister, Dr. Kenneth Baugh, as he was granted an Official...

Gov’t Extends Opening Hours For Businesses In St. Catherine, Clarendon To 11pm

Senator Johnson Smith says the Government has followed through on its commitment to extend until 11:00 pm the operating hours for businesses in Clarendon and St....

Deal or No Deal: Brexit Will Not Disrupt Caribbean-UK Trade – High Commissioner Ahmad

The United Kingdom High Commissioner to Jamaica is assuring local businesses that he anticipates no disruption in trade if and when the United Kingdom leaves the...

MET Service Forecasts Heavy Rains Into The Weekend, Flooding Possible

Duty Forecaster at the Meteorological Service of Jamaica, Nickiesha Hibbert is forecasting heavy rainfall through to the weekend. This, as a tropical wave continues to...

Senate President, Lambert Brown Clash In Upper House Over States Of Emergency

The President of the Senate, Tom Tavares Finson, this afternoon reprimanded Opposition Senator, Lambert Brown. Tavares Finson intervened when Brown attempted to use the...

Azan Unveils $11 Billion Agricultural Project For Lakes Pen, St. Catherine

A multi-billion dollar agricultural project in Lakes Pen, St. Catherine, is expected to provide more than one thousand direct jobs by the middle of next year....

Official Funeral Service for Dr. Ken Baugh to be held at UWI, Mona Chapel

The funeral service for the late West Central St Catherine MP and former Deputy Prime Minister Dr Kenneth Baugh is to be held today at the UWI, Mona Chapel in St Andrew....

Brown’s Town Primary School Tense: Community Worried Principal Charged with Sexual Assualt Could Return To Work

The Education Ministry has reportedly sent representatives to the Brown’s Town Primary School to try to soothe the concerns of parents and staff who’re...