Category: MA_National

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Vaz Trial Next Year

West Portland Member of Parliament, the JLP’s Daryl Vaz, is to go on trial in February next year for breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. A trial date of...

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PEPFAR on CHART

The Jamaican government, the University of the West Indies, and medical groups should have been prepared to take over the Caribbean HIV/AIDS Regional Training, CHART...

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Suspicious Jail Break

The Police have launched a high level investigation into the circumstances in which three men charged with serious crimes, including murder, cut their way through...

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Bogus Letters – Ferguson

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson is suggesting that there’s someone who’s sending fake letters to local newspapers, to discredit his work as Health...

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ChikV Could Be More

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, says there may be as many as 71 cases of the Chikungunya virus in the country. He made the revelation today as the debate about how...

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Gas Prices Down

Jamaicans will pay significantly less for all petroleum products, with the exception of LPG, as of today. The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, has announced that the...

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Full Blown Epidemic – Baugh

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Ken Baugh, says at least four parishes are seeing a full blown epidemic of Chik-V. Dr. Baugh, a veteran medical doctor, made the...

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Ferguson urging Doctors

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, is urging doctors to ensure that they rule out conditions such as dengue, influenza, leptospirosis and other similar illnesses,...

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Police Killings Data

The police have killed an average of three persons each week since the start of the year. This is a decline over the rate for the same period last year. That’s...

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FTTU Uncertain

Head of the Jamaica Constabulary Force’s Firearms and Tactical Training Unit, FTTU, Assistant Commissioner, Gary Welsh, has admitted that the future of the unit is...