Category: Evening News

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FLA Going After Delinquent Firearm Holders

The Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA) is expected to undertake an all-island operation on July 30 for delinquent licensed firearm holders who’ve not been...

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KPH Moves to Boost Staff Welfare Amid Pressure from Trauma Case Load

The Kingston Public Hospital (KPH) says it’s moving to implement a staff welfare programme to address the emotional impact the increasing numbers of trauma cases...

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New UWI Chancellor Officially Takes Office

The new Chancellor of the University of the West Indies, Robert Bermudez, officially takes office as of Monday. The Trinidad and Tobago national becomes the sixth...

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Security Forces Promise to Engage Media during Special Zones Operations

The police and military say they’ll be engaging the media once a Zone of Special Operation is declared in an attempt to promote transparency and accountability....

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Senate Approves Ticket Amnesty Bill

The Senate has approved a bill which seeks to support the government’s push to recover almost $3-billion in outstanding traffic tickets through an amnesty. The...

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Gov’t Senator calls for Peter Phillips to appear before Truth & Reconciliation Commission

A government Senator today said Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, should appear before a truth and reconciliation commission in the interest of improving the...

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AG Intervenes in Fresh JCF-INDECOM Row

A fresh dispute between the police and the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, has prompted the intervention of the Attorney General. Nationwide News...

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Major Shake Up in JCF Top Brass

There’s been another major shake up in the senior ranks of the Constabulary Force. Nationwide News has learnt that newly appointed Deputy Commissioner of Police,...

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‘Special Zones will Work’ – Holness

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness, is again seeking to assure Jamaicans that members of the security forces will have to account for their actions in the zones of special...

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Opposition Piles Pressure on Shaw over Exorbitant Phone Bill

The Opposition People’s National Party is calling for transparency into a one million dollar discount given to Finance Minister, Audley Shaw, as he sought to deal...