Category: MA_National

Christiana Rally to Help Chopped Policeman

Residents of Christiana in Manchester came to the rescue of a Police Corporal today who was attacked and chopped in the face by a man who’s believed to be of...

Jamaica Turning the Corner of “Sustained Fiscal Stability”, says Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has told the Summit of the Americas that Jamaica is turning the corner in achieving sustained fiscal stability. Mr. Holness was addressing...

IMF Programme Strong Despite Disappointing Growth

The International Monetary Fund, IMF, says Jamaica’s implementation of its economic reform programme remains strong despite disappointing GDP growth. The findings...

PM Holness set for Bilateral Talks with PM Theresa May

Nationwide News understands that Prime Minister Andrew Holness is to hold high-level bilateral talks with United Kingdom Prime Minister, Theresa May. Our sources say the...

British Media Fumes as Windrush Controversy Continues

The UK-media are reporting that representatives of 12 Caribbean countries are to meet this week with the Theresa May administration. The meeting is to discuss the...

Political Parties Not Concerned with Sexual Orientation in Making Appointments

The Opposition People’s National Party, PNP, says people’s sexuality has never been a criterion for selecting them to serve in the party. General Secretary...

Kathryn Phipps to be Appointed Jamaica’s Ambassador to Cuba

Attorney, Kathryn Phipps, is to be appointed as Jamaica’s Ambassador to Cuba. She’ll succeed Ambassador A’Dale Robinson, who’ll resume duties at the...

Hillel Academy Faces Backlash Over Controversial History Assignment

The Hillel Academy on Upper Mark Way in St. Andrew is facing backlash on social media. The school is being criticized for reportedly issuing an assignment to its Grade 9...

IDB Rep Urges Govt to Modernize Education System

Inter-American Development Bank Caribbean Officer, Therese Turner Jones, is calling on the government of Jamaica to adopt a more modern system of education. Ms....

Fisher Withdraws Lawsuit Against ECJ

Former Director of Elections, Orrette Fisher, has withdrawn his lawsuit against the Electoral Commission of Jamaica, ECJ. That’s according to Mr. Fisher’s...