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$335M Is the Maximum Amount to be Spent on the West Kingston Enquiry

335-Million dollars… That’s the final and maximum amount that will be spent by the government on the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry, according to...

Inmate Charged with Plot to Kill Vybz Kartel

Nationwide News understands that an inmate has been charged in connection with smuggling contraband into the Horizon Remand Centre, allegedly as part of a plot to kill...

Falling Oil Prices Bad for Government – King

Head of the Department of Economics at the University of the West Indies, Dr. Damien King, says the recent collapse of oil prices is good for the economy but bad for the...

JPS to Decide if It will Appeal OUR’s Ruling

The Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, says it’ll decide by this Friday whether it will appeal the OUR’s decision not to increase electricity rates. The...

Consumer Confidence Soars

Confidence in the economy among consumers and businesses is increasing. That’s the finding of the latest Business and Consumer Confidence Indices released today by...

PNP Says JLP Afraid of Truth Behind Tivoli Operation

The governing Peoples National Party, PNP, is accusing the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, of being afraid of the truth behind the Tivoli operation. In a statement...

Paul Ashley Believes Shaw is JLP’s Best Chance to Electoral Victory

Political Commentator, Dr. Paul Ashley, says he believes Audley Shaw would stand the best chance of taking the Opposition Jamaica Labour Party to electoral victories...

Local Gov’t Election by June

Nationwide News understands that Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has indicated that she wants to send the country to the polls for Local Government elections before...

Tivoli Residents Compensated with $100-Million

Following a clash this morning between Member of Parliament for West Kingston Desmond McKenzie and Minister of Justice Mark Golding over the amount in compensation paid...

Golding, McKenzie Clash Over Compensation for Tivoli Residents

Justice Minister, Senator Mark Golding and MP for West Kingston, Desmond McKenzie clashed during ‘Nationwide this Morning’, over compensation paid out to...