Category: MA_National

Gov’t HELPED Glen Archer – Falconer

Information Minister and Government Senator, Sandrea Falconer, has declared that Government assistance was provided to the late Glen Archer. In a Facebook post this...

Senior Tax Officer Slapped with 10 Corruption Charges

A Senior Officer of Tax Administration of Jamaica has been hit with ten corruption related charges. The officer — Fernando Davis, who’s 51 — was...

Portmore Boundary Battle Intensifies! Court Date Scheduled

A March 17th date has been set for the EOJ and JLP Representatives in Portmore to appear before the Supreme Court to determine whether the process by which EOJ obtained...

Required Signatures Achieved for Portmore Boundary Extension

The Electoral Office of Jamaica, EOJ, says it has received the required number of signatures on a petition to extend the boundaries of the Portmore municipality. In a...

Shaw Attacks Govt Devaluation Strategy

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, today attacked the government’s strategy of devaluation of the Jamaican dollar. His challenge came in today’s...

Murdered St. Thomas Girl Had Big Plans :: Principal

The pain of Calicia’s death also touched her school — Donald Quarrie High School — today. The Principal, Talbert Weir, says he knew Calicia personally....

PNP Councillor Facing Criminal Charges over Death of Tappa Whitmore’s son

The Police today laid criminal charges against Councilor for the Salt Spring division of the St. James Parish Council, the PNP’s Sylvan Reid The Councillor is in...

Road Aggregate Responsible for Trelawny Crashes?

Concerns are being raised this afternoon about the aggregate that was used on the Braco Main Road in Trelawny. The concerns follow the fatal crash on the weekend that...

241 More Signatures Needed to Extend Portmore’s Boundaries

There’s been a big jump over the weekend in the number of Portmore residents who’ve signed the Electoral Commission of Jamaica, ECJ, petition to extend the...

Parliament to Begin Reviewing Proposed Budget Tomorrow

Members of Parliament will tomorrow begin their review of the government’s proposed budget for the 2015/2016 fiscal year when they meet in the Standing Finance...