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Disciplinary Hearing Set For Next Week For Pembroke Hall Teacher Who Threatened To Murder Student

The female teacher caught on camera threatening to murder a male student last year at the Pembroke Hall High School, is to face a hearing next week. The school’s...

Jamaica Moves To Counter Coronavirus – Health Ministry

Director of Emergency, Disaster Management and Special Services in the Health and Wellness Ministry, Dr. Nicole Dawkins Wright, says the country is prepared to counter...

‘The Money Went To UTECH’ – Education Minister Addresses Cut In CMU Subvention

Education Minister Karl Samuda says staff members at the embattled Caribbean Maritime University, CMU, have raised concerns about a cut in their subventions. This, after...

Security Minister Points to Social Intervention As Fix For Jamaica’s Crime Woes

National Security Minister, Dr Horace Chang, says there’s a need to transform communities to address the nation’s crime problem. Dr Chang says even...

Jamaica Records Record Low Police Fatal Shootings In 2019 – INDECOM

Last year Jamaica recorded the lowest number of fatal shootings by the security forces in 20 years. That’s according to the latest statistics provided by the...

Champagnie, Manning & Taylor to be Elevated to Queen’s Counsels

Nationwide News understands that prominent defence attorney, Peter Champagnie, has been elevated to the rank of Queen’s Counsel. Also accorded the status of QC are...

$500,000,000 To Accommodate JCF In Islandwide SOEs

Director of Budget and Finance in the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF, Devon Couhoun says it’s estimated the States of Public Emergency could cost more than $500...

PSOJ, JAMP Call for Urgent Appointment of Integrity Oversight Committee for Parliamentarians

The Private Sector Organization of Jamaica, PSOJ and the Jamaica Accountability Meter Portal, JAMP is calling for the urgent appointment of the Integrity Commission...

Abducted Baby Nyyear Frank, Found! Infant Reunites with Family

A baby Nyyear Frank who was stolen from his mother on Rousseau Road in St. Andrew in October last year has been found. This was confirmed by the Police a short while...

Caribbean-US Rountable Not Within CARICOM Framework – Johnson Smith

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Kamina Johnson-Smith, says this week’s engagements with Caribbean Foreign Ministers and representatives of the United...