Category: Evening News

Murders Drop By 80% In Clarendon Since SOE, PM Holness Discloses

Prime Minister Andrew Holness made the disclosure this afternoon in the House of Representatives.

UPDATE: Patterson Remains Hospitalized, Doctors Consider Surgery Amid Serious Hip, Knee Injury

Former Prime Minister, PJ Patterson, remains in hospital this morning following a serious motor vehicle accident at his Upper St. Andrew home last evening. Patterson is...

Bunting Says He’s Disappointed With Exclusion Of Rise United Backers From Shadow Cabinet

Central Manchester MP, Peter Bunting, says like many comrades, he too is very disappointed that talented colleagues who supported his presidential challenge have been...

Holness Outlines Climate Smart Infrastructure Spending Plan

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the changes in global climate will have real implications for government spending going forward. The Prime Minister made the rare...

Health Authority Orders Office Closure At New CRO Building

The Jamaica Police Federation says the Public Health Department has ordered closed one of the offices at the new building which now houses the Criminal Records Office....

Krystal Tomlinson

NNN Exclusive: PNP Set To Confirm Tomlinson As Candidate For West Rural St. Andrew

Nationwide News understands that PNP YO President, Krystal Tomlinson, is set to be confirmed as the party’s candidate for businesswoman and Olympian, Juliet...

Useless Probe: Wildman Says Questions Asked Of Pinnock In CMU Fraud Case Were Irrelevant

Defence Attorney, Hugh Wildman, says most of the questions investigators asked Professor Pinnock were irrelevant to the corruption charges laid on his client. Mr....

FID Wants To Use Its Own Lawyers To Prosecute Reid & Co-accused

Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, Paula Llewellyn says the Financial Investigations Division, FID, has indicated it wants to use its own attorneys to prosecute the...

Lawyers Defiant As Probe Against Reid, Co-accused Enters New Phase

The Attorney representing Professor Pinnock, Hugh Wildman, told the Court today that the arrest of his client and former Education Minister Reid is a bid by a number of...

Water Commission Awaits 26% Rate Increase

The National Water Commission, NWC, is awaiting a decision from the Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR, on its application for a 26 per cent rate increase. The decision...