Category: Evening News

Row Between Shaw and Golding

A row has broken out between Justice Minister, Mark Golding and Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, regarding the cost of the West Kingston Commission of...

Cabinet Approves Major Ganja Reform Bill

The Portia Simpson Miller-led Cabinet has given its approval to the tabling in parliament this week of a bill which should it be passed into law will see major changes...

Former JDF Corporal Freed of Rape Charges

Former Jamaica Defence Force Corporal, Orville Campbell, has been freed of a rape charge in the St Catherine Circuit Court. HeĀ  was accused of raping a 17-year old...

Problems Plaguing Lisa Hanna’s Constituency

PNP General Secretary, Paul Burke has conceded that the party is moving to address internal issues in Youth Minister, Lisa Hanna’s South East St. Ann constituency....

Inflation to Fall Significantly This Year

There’s more good news about the economy. Central Bank Governor, Brian Wynter, says inflation is expected to fall significantly over the next several months due...

$335M Is the Maximum Amount to be Spent on the West Kingston Enquiry

335-Million dollars… That’s the final and maximum amount that will be spent by the government on the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, according to...

Inmate Charged with Plot to Kill Vybz Kartel

Nationwide News understands that an inmate has been charged in connection with smuggling contraband into the Horizon Remand Centre, allegedly as part of a plot to kill...

Falling Oil Prices Bad for Government – King

Head of the Department of Economics at the University of the West Indies, Dr. Damien King, says the recent collapse of oil prices is good for the economy but bad for the...

JPS to Decide if It will Appeal OUR’s Ruling

The Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, says it’ll decide by this Friday whether it will appeal the OUR’s decision not to increase electricity rates. The...

Consumer Confidence Soars

Confidence in the economy among consumers and businesses is increasing. That’s the finding of the latest Business and Consumer Confidence Indices released today by...