Category: MA_Latest News

Gunshots in Tivoli Operation ‘Was Like a War Movie’ – DCP Blake

Deputy Commissioner of Police, Clifford Blake, this morning testified at the West Kingston Commissioner of Enquiry that criminal gangs across the country had conspired...

Blatter Quits FIFA Amid Corruption Scandal

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has resigned. He called an extraordinary meeting in Zurch today to communicate his decision, which comes three days after he was voted in by...

Police Not Backing Down; Wilson Rejects Bunting

Public Service Minister Horace Dalley and the Simpson Miller administration are facing mounting pressure this afternoon, as the Police Federation shows no sign that it...

St. Catherine North Police Call in Sick

Our news center understands that a number of Police personnel in the volatile St. Catherine North Police Division have called in sick. A source at the Spanish Town...

Here’s How You Can Avoid the New SLB Fines

The Student Loan Bureau, SLB, says borrowers can escape the new fines it’s imposing on people who fail to make payments on time and in full — by...

Few Officers Provided Statements Following Tivoli-Operation – Rose

It was revealed this afternoon that of the 100 police personnel from the Mobile Reserve who were deployed in Tivoli Gardens, only 14 provided statements about what...

PICA Fee Hike Takes Effect Today; Over 20,000 Applicants Processed

The implementation of a 44% increase in passport processing fees take effect today. The Passport Immigration and Citizenship Agency, PICA says adult passport will move...

Police Commissioner Locked in Emergency Meeting with Federation as Industrial Action Looms

Police Commissioner, Dr. Carl Williams is now locked in an emergency meeting with the executive of the Police Federation, as he looks to stave off plans by the police...

Teachers Continue Protesting over Wage Negotiations

Over 20 teachers at the St. Aloysius Primary School on Duke Street in Kingston, today vented their frustration at the slow pace of wage negotiations with the government,...

Nelson Accepts Job from Simpson Miller Administration After Announcing Retirement From Politics

Nationwide News understands that former National Security Minister, Dwight Nelson, has accepted a position as a consultant at the Ministry of Labour by the Simpson...