Category: MA_Latest News

PNP Says JP White is Tax Compliant

PNP Campaign Spokesman, Delano Franklyn, says the party’s embattled candidate for Northern Trelawny, JP Whyte, has agreed to use monthly payments to liquidate an...

JLP Cleared for Sam Sharpe Square Mass Meeting

JLP General Secretary, Dr. Horace Chang, is dismissing a claim by Deputy Chairman of the PNP’s Region Six, Ashley Ann Foster, that the JLP does not have the...

Vaz Decries Falconer’s Handling of Jamaica House Pressers

West Portland Member of Parliament and former Information Minister, Daryl Vaz, says Information Minister Senator Sandrea Falconer’s attitude to media personnel at...

‘Bad Habits’ to Blame for Garbage Pile Up

Local Government Minister, Noel Arscott, says the bad habits of some Jamaicans are responsible for the current pile up of garbage in some gullies across the Corporate...

JTA Cautiously Supports Govt’s Drive for Math & Science Teachers

President of the Jamaica Teachers Association, Norman Allen, is urging Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites to ensure that persons recruited from the private sector to...

Extensive Testing for Zika Continues

Health Minister, Horace Dalley, says the Government is awaiting word from the Caribbean Public Health Agency, CARPHA, in Trinidad on whether any of 27-blood samples sent...

Information Minister Clashes with Journalist at Zika Presser

Information Minister Senator Sandrea Falconer and Television Jamaica Journalist, Dara Smith, clashed at today’s Jamaica House media briefing. This after Miss Smith...

Rape-Murder in St James

The Police in St. James have taken two men into custody for the rape of a 12-year-old girl and the attempted rape and shooting of her mother in the Montego Hills...

Thwaites to Attract More Teachers

The Ministry of Education will be contracting retired teachers and professionals from the private sector to fill the shortage of Mathematics and Science teachers in the...

Zika now a Global Public Health Emergency

The World Health Organization has declared the Zika virus, a global public health emergency. The declaration underscores the gravity of the outbreak and paves the way...