Category: Latest_MA

Jamaica’s High Inflation

Jamaica’s inflation rate is one of the highest in the world and currently stands as the highest in the Caribbean. That’s according to information compiled by...

Working Groups for Lock-Ups

Three working groups have been established by the Cabinet Sub-committee that’s currently reviewing conditions in the country’s lock-ups and correctional...

Total Injustice! – Deane

Mario Deane’s father, Nicholas, has labelled his son’s killing ‘a total injustice’. The senior Mr. Deane says he wants ‘the system to be...

Smooth Start to School

The Ministry of Education is reporting that the new school year got off to a relatively smooth start today. The Ministry says schools began the process of admitting...

Phillips Rejects Opposition Criticism

Finance Minister, Dr. Peter Phillips is rejecting criticism from the Opposition that the Government has sacrificed the interest of the people in order to bow to the...

“Shameful, False & Bare-faced!” – Shaw

Shameful, false and barefaced! That’s how Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, is describing Prime Minister and People’s National Party President,...

Piling on International Pressure

The noted American civil rights lawyer who’s joined the legal team representing the family of Mario Deane says more international pressure will soon come on...

‘School Boy’ Trial

Nationwide News understands that prosecutors in the United States have turned over to defense attorneys evidence they have against convicted former Jamaican policeman,...

Environmental Alert!

The National Environment and Planning Agency, NEPA, says it’s investigating three separate incidents of contamination in the Corporate Area and St. Thomas. They...

16 to Dump Shift System

The Ministry of Education says its eliminating the dual shift system from 16 schools during the course of the new school year. Education Minister Ronald Thwaites will be...