Category: MA_National

Major Conviction Against Cop

A Police Constable, who was accused in 2013 of being part of a team of policemen who forced a man into the bushes and shot him and left him for dead, was convicted in...

‘Sack Hylton Now, PM’ – CAPI

There is more pressure this afternoon, for Industry Minister Anthony Hylton, to be relived of his position over his handing of the controversial proposal by Krauck...

Ex Dudus ‘Lieutenant’ Jailed

Nationwide News understands that a man who the Kingston West Police say is wanted for questioning in relation to a recent flare up of violence in the community is now in...

Toothless Reggae Boyz

Coach of the Reggae Boyz, Winfried Schafer, says Jamaica’s biggest problem is in attack. The Boyz suffered their second 1-nil loss at the COPA America yesterday...

Zik-V Monitoring Activated

The threat of the mosquito-borne Zika virus has caused the Ministry of Health to intensify its monitoring of visitors to the island. This, according to the Acting Chief...

No Timeline for Resolving US Visa Hangup

A US Embassy official in Jamaica says the Embassy is still unable to say when it will resolve the issues causing delays in the granting of visas. The US Department of...

LIME to Floyd Green: Paulwell Isn’t a ‘Disappointment’

Telecommunications firm LIME which is transitioning to FLOW, is this afternoon pushing back against suggestions from Opposition Deputy Spokesman on Digital Economy...

Trafigura Back; PNP Lawyers Mum

Lawyers for Prime Minister and PNP President Portia Simpson Miller are refusing to comment on a claim by DPP Paula Llewelyn, that they are responsible for the eight year...

Cabinet Rejects Krauck, Anchor Again – Hylton

Minster of Industry Investment and Commerce Minister Anthony Hylton has told parliament that for the second consecutive time, the National Logistics Hub Council and...

Gov’t Trying to Dodge News Cycle – Smith

The parliamentary Opposition has accused the Government of attempting to dodge the evening news cycle by having the Industry Minister, Anthony Hylton, delay answering...