Category: Evening News

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Chik-V Spike – Ferguson

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, has conceded that Jamaica is faced with an increase in the spread of the Chickungunya virus. Addressing the House of...

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More Economic Growth

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips, says Cabinet has decided to establish a Sub-Committee to drive economic growth. The Finance Minister also says the country can...

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Kartel Trial Update

Incarcerated entertainer, Vybz Kartel, and his two co-accused are to return to court next Monday, for another mention of their attempting to pervert the course of...

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Inflation Falls Slightly

Jamaica’s inflation rate fell slightly in August but remained at an elevated level of 1.1%. This compares to the 1-point-4 percent recorded in July, which was the...

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eCigarettes Banned

The Ministry of Health says effective immediately, the Jamaica Customs Agency should NOT allow clearance of electronic cigarettes or e-cigarettes. The importation of...

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Avoid Extreme Action – JBA

President of the Jamaican Bar Association, Donovan Walker, is cautioning judges against taking ‘extreme’ action against lawyers while they carry out their...

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Deane Family Disrespected

The attorney representing the family of Mario Deane, Miguel Lorne, says his clients felt disrespected by the approach of agents of the government seeking to assist with...

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Deane Cops Pointed Out

Nationwide News understands that three police officers have been pointed out during ID parades that took place yesterday and last Saturday. This, as the Independent...

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CP Williams

Dr. Carl McKay Williams has been formally sworn in as the country’s 28th Police Commissioner. Commissioner Williams was sworn-in yesterday during an official...

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PNP Central St. Mary War

The dispute between warring PNP factions in the constituency of Central St. Mary is intensifying. Councilor for the Port Maria Division, Trecia Harris-Smiley is accusing...