Category: Latest_MA

Poultry Ban

The Ministry of Agriculture has imposed restrictions on the importation of poultry from North America with immediate effect. It says the measure is intended to ensure...

Vaz’s Silent Protest

West Portland MP, the JLP’s Daryl Vaz, caused a stir in Parliament this afternoon when he turned up with a dust mask on his forehead. He says it’s a silent...

Quadruple Killing

The identities of the four people, including the 8 year old boy, who were shot and killed in Richmond Hill, St. James yesterday have not yet been released. The murders...

Crime Crisis! – Holness

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, is calling on the Government to fast track passage of the DNA legislation to help address what he described as the national crisis of...

Edwards Speaks Out

There’s emerging evidence of a long running rift between the Steve Ashley-led Board of the NSWMA and its Executive Director, Jennifer Edwards. This afternoon, Miss...

MPM-NSWMA Audit

Almost one billion dollars!! That’s the amount spent by the Metropolitan Parks and Markets, MPM, Waste Management Limited, between April 2012 and March 2014, which...

Edwards Booted from NSWMA :: Read FULL STATEMENT

Her contract ended on February 24 but was extended until March 26.

PNP/JLP Points Finger at Each Other for Riverton Fire

The Government and Opposition are blaming each other for the implications of the massive fire at the Riverton City dump not being discussed in Parliament yesterday....

$50,000 Reward for Riverton Arsonist

Crime Stop Jamaica is offering a reward of 50-thousand dollars for information that will lead to the arrest of person or persons responsible for setting fires at the...

Fixing Riverton: McCaulay Offers Suggestions

Chief Executive Officer of the Jamaica Environment Trust, JET, Diana McCaulay, says there’re a number of simple and immediate steps that can be taken to reduce the...