Category: Evening News

OCG looks into Sylvera Matter

Nationwide News understands that the Office of the Contractor General, OCG, has taken an interest in the Constituency Development Fund, CDF controversy involving West...

Spike in Panadol Demand

There’s concern this afternoon that some health facilities have run out of, or are running short on the popular over the counter medication, Panadol. A pharmacist...

Gas Prices Down

Motorists will pay significantly less for gasoline when they fill up at the pumps tomorrow. The price of 87 and 90 gasoline has been reduced by $2.47 per litre....

MP CDF Controversy

Member of Parliament for West St. Mary, the PNP’s Jolyan Silvera, is at the center of a controversy following a revelation today that he submitted to the...

Caymanas Chik-V Scare

Chief Veterinarian at the Jamaica Racing Commission, Dr. St. Aubyn Bartlett, says several persons working at the country’s lone horse racing facility at Caymanas...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...