Category: MA_National

Patrick Bailey Arrested and Charged for Fraud

Nationwide News can confirm that prominent attorney Patrick Bailey has been arrested and charged for fraud. Attorneys for Mr. Baiiley have confirmed that he’s been...

JET Wants Routine Air Quality Tests

The Jamaica Environment Trust, JET, says the government is not providing enough information to the country about threats posed by the frequent fires at the Riverton City...

Robinson Condemns Digicel’s Endorsement of O’hara

State Minister of  Technology, Julian Robinson, has condemned the actions of Digicel for endorsing Michael O’ Hara during the LIME/Issa Boys and Girls...

Warrant Out for Former Member of the JLP Central Executive

A warrant is out this afternoon for the arrest of former member of the Jamaica Labor Party’s Central Executive, Richard Porteous. Porteous is accused of assaulting...

Jamaica Passes 7th IMF Test: IMF Wants Major Reforms

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) wants Jamaica to make “bold efforts” to reform the energy sector, improve business climate, and advance investment in...

Holness Remains at JLP Leader after Confidence-vote

Andrew Holness, has survived as Opposition Leader following a vote this afternoon by Members of Parliament at the Labour Party’s Belmont Road Headquarters in St....

Despite Riverton – GSAT’s a Success – Thwaites

Education Minister, Ronald Thwaites, says despite the delays caused by the Riverton Dump fire, the GSAT was successful. The exams ended earlier today, with approximately...

Montague Angers Gov’t Bench in Senate

Opposition Senator Robert Montague angered government counterparts this afternoon when he ripped into Local Government Minister Noel Arscott and demanded that Prime...

NSWMA Failing to Clean Petro Cays Despite Being Paid Millions

Nationwide News has obtained documents which show the Fisheries Management and Development Fund of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries had been complaining to...

Tufton, Williams Welcomed Back in Parliament

Arthur Williams and Dr. Christopher Tufton walked back into Gordon House today as Senators, after a year and a half away from the Upper House. Their return was welcomed...