Category: Latest_MA

Gas Prices Down

Jamaicans will pay significantly less for all petroleum products, with the exception of LPG, as of today. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, has announced that the...

Clarke’s Body Returns

An emotional Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller this afternoon led a delegation to the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston as the body of the late...

Full Blown Epidemic – Baugh

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Ken Baugh, says at least four parishes are seeing a full blown epidemic of Chik-V. Dr. Baugh, a veteran medical doctor, made the...

Ferguson urging Doctors

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, is urging doctors to ensure that they rule out conditions such as dengue, influenza, leptospirosis and other similar illnesses,...

Police Killings Data

The police have killed an average of three persons each week since the start of the year. This is a decline over the rate for the same period last year. That’s...

FTTU Uncertain

Head of the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Firearms and Tactical Training Unit, FTTU, Assistant Commissioner, Gary Welsh, has admitted that the future of the unit is...

Tributes for Roger

Parliamentarians in the House of Representatives this afternoon paid tribute to the late, former Agriculture Minister, Roger Clarke. Mr. Clarke, who was Member of...

More Charges for TAJ Official

The Major Organized Crime and Anti-Corruption Agency, MOCA, this afternoon laid additional charges on a former Tax Administration Jamaica, TAJ, official, Christopher...

School Feeding MOU

The Jamaican government is collaborating with the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization, FAO, to roll out an integrated school feeding project. The...

Chik-V Breakthrough

Researchers at the University of Glasgow in Scotland have made what they describe as a breakthrough in fighting the Chikungunya virus. Over the past few months, the...