Category: Evening News

Travel Ban Dangerous – Nicholson

Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator A. J Nicholson, says it could be dangerous for Jamaica to issue a travel advisory for West African countries currently experiencing an...

Impose Travel Ban – Baugh

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Ken Baugh, says he believes the government should implement a travel ban to the three West African countries worst affected by the...

August Town Don Killed

The reputed leader of the Jungle-12 Gang in August Town in Eastern St. Andrew, was this morning shot and killed by gunmen. Nationwide News understands that Jefus...

Mario Deane Case Update

A November 21 mention date has been set for the two men charged with the death of construction worker, Mario Deane. The new date was set when one of the men, 35-year-old...

PNP Mum on Basil

The Government is mum on whether it will be asking consultant to the Local Government Ministry, Basil Waite, to resign. Waite, a former Government Senator, was yesterday...

Ebola Migration Threat

A top US General has admitted that many countries in the Western hemisphere have no ability to deal with an outbreak of the Ebola virus like the magnitude of that in...

Portia Not Firing Fenton…Yet

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller says she has not yet found reason to fire her Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson. Dr. Ferguson looked on at today’s Jamaica...

Jamaica Preparing for Ebola – PM

Prime Minister Simpson Miller also sought to calm fears regarding the threat to Jamaica of the deadly Ebola virus. She noted that despite being so far untouched by the...

ChikV Far Reaching – PM

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller says the intensifying Chikungunya outbreak affecting Jamaica will have many far reaching implications for the country’s...

IMF Downgrades Growth Projection

The International Monetary Fund, IMF, has downgraded its 2014 growth projection for Jamaica in its latest World Economic Outlook report. According to the October report,...