Category: Latest_MA

More Chik-V

The Ministry of Health has confirmed four additional cases of Chikungunya bringing the total number of confirmed cases for the country to twenty-one (21). The Health...

FLASH FLOOD WATCH

The Meteorological Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for low-lying and flood-prone areas. The Flash Flood Watch is in effect for the parishes of St Mary, Portland,...

Smart Card Center

The JUTC is inviting students falling into any of the following three categories to visit the special facility which will be located on the top floor of the Transport...

Buggery Law Challenge Discontinued

The Jamaican man who brought a legal challenge to the country’s buggery law in the Supreme Court has discontinued his case. A statement this afternoon from the gay...

Gay Plea Dodges Deportation

The British media is reporting that a violent father-of-two escaped deportation moments before being put on a plane to Jamaica, after suddenly declaring he was a...

Jamaicans Getting Poorer

Jamaicans are going to continue getting poorer due to the policies of the government! That’s the word from Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw. Mr. Shaw...

Roll It, Portia! – JUGC

The Jamaica Umbrella Group of Churches, JUGC, is adding its voice to calls for the Simpson Miller-led administration to roll back the controversial increase in JUTC bus...

PM Dismisses Bus Fare Protests

Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller, is defending the recent bus fare increase granted to the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC. Mrs. Simpson Miller reacted to...

BREAKING – Roger Clarke Dies

Nationwide News can confirm that Agriculture Minister, Roger Clarke has died. Minister Clarke left the island for the United States of America in July where he underwent...

MSME Loan Access

President of the MSME Alliance, Donovan Wignall, says small businesses have been unable to access an adequate amount of loans from commercial banks due to unfavourable...