Category: Latest_MA

Education Minister Demands More from UWI

Education Minister, Senator Ruel Reid is demanding a greater social contribution from tertiary institutions, including the University of the West Indies. The Minister...

PAAC to Hold Closed Sittings on Police Used Car Scandal

The Public Administration and Appropriations Committee (PAAC) is soon to have closed door sittings regarding the latest developments in the used car scandal. The PAAC...

DPP Highlights Poor Case Building in INDECOM Cases Against Cops

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Paula Llewellyn is moving to clarify the facts of two cases involving five members of the police force who were freed in the...

Three Perish in Manchester & St Elizabeth Crashes

Three people died in two separate motor vehicular crashes in Manchester and St. Elizabeth yesterday. One of the accidents was a multi-vehicular crash on the Melrose...

Fire Fighters Stage Sick-Out

Workers at the Jamaica Fire Brigade have gone on sick out. The workers started reporting sick about 3:00 yesterday afternoon as a form of protest action regarding...

Opposition will Submit to the Will of the Court on NIDS

Opposition Spokesperson on Justice, Senator Donna Scott-Motley, says if the court rules the legislation governing the National Identification system, NIDS, isn’t...

Gun Missing from JCF Band Division

There are allegations a government-issued firearm has gone missing from the Band Division of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, JCF. Nationwide News understands the gun was...

Parliament Votes to Extend St James State of Emergency

The House of Representatives yesterday voted unanimously to extend the State of Public Emergency in St. James by an additional 90 days. In making the case for the...

Bunting Accuses Holness of ‘Peddling Falsehood’

Member of Parliament for Central Manchester, the PNP’s Peter Bunting, is chiding Prime Minister Holness for what he sees as the peddling of a falsehood. The charge...

‘I’m Working; Not Silent!’ – says Police Commissioner

Police Commissioner Major General Antony Anderson says he isn’t being silent but he is not yielding to the easy option of just talking. The Commissioner who has...