Category: MA_National

Group Protests Prison Deal Outside Parliament

A small group of persons held a silent protest outside Gordon House today to register their disapproval of the proposed prison deal. One of the organizers of the event...

UK MP Urges GoJ to Reject Prison Deal

A member of the British parliament, Dawn Butler, says the offer by Prime Minister David Cameron, to help build a maximum security prison in Jamaica, is not enough. Ms....

Danny Glover Blasts David Cameron

Noted American actor and philanthropist, Danny Glover, says the case made by British Prime Minister David Cameron, against former colonialists paying reparations for...

Zika Virus NOT in Jamaica – Minister

Minister of Health Dr. Fenton Ferguson, is reiterating that no case of the mosquito borne Zika virus has been detected in Jamaica despite claims by some that it’s...

Dr’s Orders! PM Contracts Laryngitis; Forced to Rest

Jamaica House says Prime Minister Portia Simpson-Miller is suffering from a bout of laryngitis and will be unable to keep a number of scheduled speaking engagements this...

Protest Against UK Prison Deal Goes International

Opposition to the prison deal by Jamaica and Britain is intensifying and has taken on an international flavour. A first term member of Britain’s parliament, is...

Bunting to Update Parliament on UK Prison Deal

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, is to make a statement in the House of Representatives tomorrow on the non-binding Memorandum of Understanding signed by the...

NWC to Ease Water Restrictions Following Weekend Rain

The National Water Commission, NWC, says it will be relaxing its water restrictions for the corporate area this week, due to improvements in its water supply. This...

Search Continues for Killers of Clarendon Sisters

The Clarendon Police are still searching for those responsible for Sunday’s brutal killing of two sisters in the parish. Dead are 18-year-old Janeal Howell, a...

‘Simpson-Miller isn’t being completely honest’ – Bruce

Former Prime Minister Bruce Golding says Portia Simpson Miller is not being honest with the Jamaican people, about job cuts and taxation measures which her...