Category: MA_National

Camperdown High Surprised by $6m PetroJam Donation

An official of Camperdown High School has disclosed that the school was surprised last year when the former Energy Minister, Phillip Paulwell, told them he’d...

Nationwide Seeks Answers from PetroJam GM

As part of our investigations into the developments at Petrojam, Nationwide News has sent two e-mails to the General Manager of the oil refinery Petrojam, Floyd...

OPM Clarifies Request for Report from MSET

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is rejecting what it says are false claims by the Opposition that it has asked Permanent Secretary in the Energy Ministry, Hillary...

Murders Down 9.9%

The country continues to make gains in the reduction of murders. National Security Minister, Dr. Horace Chang, says, as of this week, the country has reduced murders by...

One in Four Jamaican Women Suffer Domestic Violence; New Study

One in every four Jamaican women has experienced physical violence at the hands of their male partners. More than seven-percent of Jamaica’s women experience...

Former PetroJam Director Encourages Investigation

Former Petrojam board director, Harold Malcolm, says he encourages any investigation into the state-owned oil refinery. Mr. Malcolm says he believes it will show the...

Opposition MPs Challenge Road License Liberalization at PAAC

Members of Parliament’s Public Accounts Committee, PAC, are raising concerns regarding the impact of Robert Montague’s proposal to liberalize the public...

Transport Ministry Seeking Final Approval for Transport & Traffic Authority Merger

The Ministry of Transport will soon return to Cabinet to seek final approval for the merger of the Transport Authority and Island Traffic Authority. The merger will...

‘Time to Decide on Freedom of Movement in CARICOM’, says AG

Attorney General and West Central, St. James MP, Marlene Malahoo Forte says it’s crucial that Jamaica makes a decision about what signal it wishes to send about...

Engineer on Money Laundering & Corruption Charges Denied Bail

An operations engineer at the government-owned, National Energy Solutions Limited, NESOL, Lawrence Pommells has been denied bail. He’s been remanded in custody...