Category: Latest_MA

Nationwide News Network Partners With United Way Of Jamaica In $16M Advertising Deal

Nationwide News Network is partnering with the United Way of Jamaica to promote the work of the 34 year old charity. United Way Chairperson, Marcia Forbes, says the $16...

Ministry Demands Report on Uncollected Waste Across the Island

The Local Government Ministry says it will be demanding a report from the National Solid Waste Management Authority, NSWMA about uncollected garbage in sections of the...

PNP Councillor Arrested

PNP Councillor for the Whitehouse Division in Westmoreland, Valdence Gifford has been arrested. Head of the Westmoreland Police Division, Superintendent Gary Mckenzie...

QC Caroline Hay Questions DPP Disclosure Of Opinion In Ruel Reid/CMU Probe

Queens Counsel Caroline Hay is questioning the action by the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions to make public its opinion that there’re possibly six...

Donald Ray Tapia Is New US Ambassador To Jamaica

The US Senate yesterday confirmed Arizona businessman, Donald Ray Tapia, as US Ambassador to Jamaica. He was confirmed by a vote of 66 to 26. The White House is to be...

Four Shot, Two Dead in East Kingston Shooting

Two people are dead and two others are nursing gun shot wounds following a shooting at a barber shop on Maiden Street in East Kingston, last evening. Dead are...

Islandwide Street Light Audit Underway

Marsha Henry Martin says a joint Ministry and Jamaica Public Service company audit will be conducted of street lights across the country. The Permanent Secretary says...

DPP Calls For Confidentiality In Ruel Reid/CMU Money Scandal Investigations

The Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, ODPP, is calling for confidentiality to be maintained in the investigation concerning fired Education Minister Ruel...

Education Minister Reviewing First Report Into Sexually Harassment At Edna Manley College

Minister without Portfolio in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, Karl Samuda says he’s in receipt of the Edna Manley Sexual Harassment report. ...

Political Analyst Says FID May Need External Help To Probe Ruel Reid/CMU Money Scandal

Political Analyst and Attorney-at-Law, Dr. Paul Ashley, says the Financial Investigation Division, FID may need external help to expedite its probe into corruption...