Category: MA_National

Legal Aid Council Moves to Rescue Mentally Ill People From Prison System

The Legal Aid Council says it’s intensifying its new thrust to help people with mental illnesses who are languishing in the justice system. Executive Director of...

Opposition Senators Not Getting Any Respect in Parliament – Malahoo Forte

Opposition Senator Marlene Malahoo Forte says in recent times there’s been occasions where Opposition Senators have been disrespected as they seek to carry out...

Hanna Says She Has Nothing to Hide Following OCG Visit to Constituency Office

Embattled Member of Parliament for South East St. Ann, the People’s National Party’s Lisa Hanna, is declaring that she has nothing to hide after a team from...

Nicholson Blasts Opposition Senators

Foreign Affairs Minister and Leader of Government Business in the Senate, AJ Nicholson, this afternoon blasted two Opposition Senators for what he says is their conduct...

Mario Deane Case Faces Another Setback

The case involving the beating death of 31-year-old construction worker from Montego-Bay, Mario Deane, faced another set back in court today. This, as the Office of the...

RedCross Defends Haiti Work Following Damning Media Investigation

The American Red Cross is defending its operation in Haiti against claims that it wasted half a billion dollars that should have gone into helping the country rebuild...

Sick-out Hampering Policing

The sick out by the Rank and File of the Constabulary Force for a 3rd day running is adversely affecting policing operation across the country. In Montego Bay, SSP Steve...

Warner Promises to Tell All

The disgraced former FIFA executive and Trinidad and Tobago politician, Jack Warner, has warned that he’s now prepared to reveal damaging secrets that implicate...

JTA Gets Improved Wage Offer

The Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA, is now in possession of a slightly improved wage offer from the Government. The JTA President is Doran Dixon. Mr. Dixon declined...

Police Wage Row Heads to Court

The wage dispute between the Jamaica Police Federation and the Simpson Miller administration is shifting to the Courts hours before both parties are scheduled to return...