Category: Evening News

J’cans Have No Faith In State Agencies To Fight Corruption – Survey Finds

The majority of Jamaicans have no faith in the various agencies of the State in the country’s fight against corruption. That’s according to a survey...

NIA Head Says Arrest Of Reid, Co-accused A Positive Sign

Director of National Integrity Action, NIA, Professor Trevor Munroe, says yesterday’s arrest of former Education Minister, Ruel Reid, and his four co-accused is a...

Chuck Backtracks – Withdraws Remarks Over Reid Raid

Justice Minister Delroy Chuck has withdrawn comments he made regarding yesterday’s arrest of Ruel Reid. The Minister had said the approach taken by investigators...

Reid & Co-accused To Return To Court In January 2020

Fired Education Minister, Ruel Reid along with his wife Sharen and his daughter, Sharelle, were released from Police custody this afternoon on bail. They’ve been...

UPDATE: Ruel Reid & Co-accused To Remain In Custody Until Thursday

6pm UPDATE: The latest report reaching our newscenter is that Reid and co-accused will remain in custody until tomorrow morning. 5pm: We begin with today’s...

‘Breakdown In Trust Between Holness, Phillips Threatens Democracy’ – Chang

National Security Minister, Dr. Horace Chang, says the breakdown in trust between the Opposition Leader and the Prime Minister is worrying. He’s also describing as...

Dengue Death Toll Climbs To 135, Health Ministry Says

There have been 135 suspected or confirmed deaths from dengue fever in Jamaica since January last year. Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton, made the disclosure in a...

NWC Lifts Prohibition Notice Throughout Sections Of Kingston & St. Andrew

The National Water Commission, NWC, has lifted the prohibition notice that was in effect in sections of Kingston and St Andrew. In a statement today, the Commission says...

Fritz Pinnock Goes Off On Special Leave To Facilitate Completion Of Corruption Probe

President of the Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, Professor Fritz Pinnock is back on special leave. In a statement this afternoon, the University says Professor...

Jamaica On High Alert As Deadly Banana Disease Spreads In The Americas

Portfolio Minister, Audley Shaw, says the Agriculture Ministry is on high alert to prevent a deadly disease which could impact Jamaica’s multi-billion dollar...