Category: Evening News

REPORT: Jamaica’s correctional facilities inadequately rehabilitating prisoners

Jamaica’s correctional facilities are failing to adequately rehabilitate prisoners, possibly leading to a high rate of re-offending. That’s according to a...

JTA to facilitate independent ballot recount following controversial President-Elect race

The Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA, is to this week facilitate an independent recount of ballots in this year’s controversial President-Elect race. That’s...

JPS shuts off power at Seaforth High School

The Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, has disconnected the power supply to the Seaforth High School in St. Thomas, as it continues to make good on its threat to act...

Member of Jamaican Diaspora Advisory Board wants overseas Jamaicans to be considered for Police Commissioner

A member of the Jamaican Diaspora Advisory Board, Irwin Clare, is calling for qualified, overseas based Jamaicans to be considered for the post of Commissioner of the...

American tourist found dead in Montego Bay

The body of 44 year old American tourist, Roger Nautu, of Killeen in Texas was this morning found on the grounds of the resort at which he was vacationing in Montego...

Opposition says no to foreign Commissioner

The Parliamentary Opposition says it will not support the appointment of a foreigner as head of the Jamaica Constabulary Force. That position was stated today in the...

Audley Shaw calls out Dr. Phillips as being fiduciary irresponsible

The Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw has accused the Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips of being irresponsible in the discharge of his fiduciary duties....

AUDIO – Phillips: Jamaica to pass 5th IMF review test

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips says the government will pass the fifth quarterly review under the four-year Extended Fund Facility  (EFF) agreement signed with...

Patient shot and killed by Police at Mandeville Hospital; high level probe ordered

Acting Police Commissioner, Glenmore Hinds, has ordered a high-level probe into an incident this morning at the Mandeville Regional Hospital which resulted in a patient...

Male suspect being sought over killing of two children found in Trelawny river

Nationwide News understands that the male suspect being sought in relation to the killing of two children whose bodies were found this morning at a pond in Martha Brae...