Category: MA_Latest News

NHT Announces $25B Housing Solution

The National Housing Trust, NHT, has announced a $25-billion programme to provide 9,000 housing solutions to Jamaicans over the next two years. The NHT says the...

Clash in Parliament over Crime Stats

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, and Opposition Leader Andrew Holness, clashed in the House of Representatives this afternoon, over the 23-percent increase the...

Censure Motion Tabled Against Ferguson

Pressure this afternoon mounted on embattled Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, as the Opposition moved a censure motion in parliament calling for him to be sacked...

DuCasse Contradicts Fenton

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Marion Bullock Ducasse has contradicted a declaration made in Parliament by Dr. Ferguson concerning when she and the Ministry were first...

Mother Blasts Fenton

A mother of one of the babies who died last month during the most recent infection outbreak at the University Hospital, is this afternoon blasting the Health Minister...

‘Release Full Audit’ – PSOJ & JMA to Simpson-Miller

Two powerful private sector groups are this afternoon calling on Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller to direct Health Minister Dr. Fenton Ferguson to immediately...

Ferguson Silent on Lie Allegation

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, is this afternoon maintaining his silence following an accusation by Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, that he lied to...

Access Denied!

The Access to Information (ATI) Unit, says it’s unable to grant a request made by our news centre 60 days ago, for a copy of the audit into the public health...

“I’ll Defeat ‘The Guy'” – Portia

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is promising to give Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, a political whipping at the next general election. Both leaders spoke at...

“JLP is on the UP” – Holness

JLP leader Andrew Holness has declared that the party is a united force as it prepares to enter full campaign mode ahead of the next general election. Mr. Holness says...