Category: Evening News

Jamaican Fined in Trinidad for Bogus Driver’s Permit

A Jamaican man who pleaded guilty to having a bogus driver’s permit was fined nearly $TT8,000 for three offences, when he appeared in a court in Trinidad and Tobago....

Tourism Minister Jets Off to Glasgow

Tourism Minister, Dr. Wykeham McNeill, is in Glasgow, Scotland, to attend the Commonwealth Games. He’s scheduled to participate in several activities aimed at...

AUDIO: Webley Accuses Crawford of Being Negligent

JLP Caretaker for East Rural St. Andrew, Joan Gordon-Webley, is accusing the MP for the constituency, Damion Crawford, of neglect. Her accusation comes as farmers in the...

Jamaicans Languishing in Dubai Prison

Opposition Senator Robert Montague is to table specific questions on the fate of an undisclosed number of Jamaicans languishing in prison in the Gulf state of Dubai....

AUDIO: Gov’t Not Considering Price Controls Amid Drought: Kellier

Acting Agriculture Minister, Derrick Kellier says government is not considering implementing price controls in the food market, in the wake of escalating prices. The...

JFJ Installs Interim Board

Nationwide News can confirm that human rights lobby group Jamaicans for Justice,JFJ, has installed a new interim board of directors. The board was installed yesterday...

World At Noon

Six fined a total of $520,000 for illegally abstracting electricity from the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS.

Former NWA Manager, George Night, Denied Bail

Former manager of Special Projects at the National Works Agency, NWA, George Knight, was this afternoon remanded until Monday when a decision on his bail application...

Holness to Lead JLP Team on St. Elizabeth Tour Tomorrow as Drought Intensifies

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, will lead a JLP team on a tour of sections of drought-stricken south St. Elizabeth tomorrow. The tour will focus primarily on southern...

JFJ’s Extaordinary Meeting Happened Today: Here’s What Was Scheduled to Go Down

Human rights lobby group Jamaicans for Justice, JFJ, is at this hour locked in an extraordinary members meeting. This, amid the continuing controversy surrounding the...