Category: Latest_MA

Gas Prices Down

There’ll be another big reduction in the price of gasoline and other petroleum products this week. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says effective tomorrow,...

Alcoa Sell Stake in Jamalco

Energy Minister Phillip Paulwell says he’s pleased by news that mining giants Alcoa have sold their stake in Jamalco to global bulk commodities company Noble Group...

Karl & Omar Clash

Opposition Spokesman on Transport, Karl Samuda, says the government is now scrambling to salvage its much touted logistics hub. Speaking in the House of Representatives...

Funeral Directors’ Ebola Role

Funeral directors say they’ll have limited involvement in the removal and burial of bodies infected with ebola, in the event of an outbreak in Jamaica. The...

US Nurses on Ebola

There’s more troubling news this afternoon about how a Dallas Texas US hospital botched the treatment of the first case of Ebola diagnosed on US soil. Some of the...

Trinidadian Radical in JA Custody

Nationwide News understands that the radical leader of the Trinidad and Tobago-based Muslim group Jamaat Muslimeen, Yasin Abu Bakr, is in Police custody in Jamaica. Abu...

Shields’ Boulevard Anger

Former Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mark Shields, who led the investigations which resulted in the policemen being charged, says he’s shocked at the DPP’s...

DPP Under Nolle Fire!

A grave injustice ! That’s how the mother of one of the two men who disappeared from the Washington Boulevard Plaza ten years ago, is describing the decision by...

ChikV Numbers Update

Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Marion Bullock Ducasse, says the latest data available to the Health Ministry shows that there are 64 confirmed cases of the...

Fenton Wants ChikV

Embattled Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, says it would be good for him to contract the mosquito borne Chikungunya virus. Speaking today with Nationwide’s...