Category: MA_National

Enforcing Water Restrictions

There are concerns that not enough is being done to enforce the restrictions on water use during times of drought. The National Water Commission, NWC, published a...

Cabinet in the dark about Future Krauck Talks

Information Minister, Sandrea Falconer, says Cabinet does not know whether Industry Minister, Anthony Hylton, intends to continue talks with Krauck Systems. Hylton had...

Simpson-Miller Admin Defends Election Postponement

The Government is again rejecting claims that it has postponed Local Government elections because it’s afraid of facing the electorate. Information Minister...

Gov’t Wants Online Spying Proof

The Simpson Miller administration says it’s taking seriously a claim by the US Government that it has been unlawfully monitoring the private online communication...

‘GoJ CAN Monitor You!’ – Forrest

One of the country’s leading data privacy specialists, Trevor Forrest, says he isn’t surprised by allegations that the Government of Jamaica may be...

Ken Jones is Dead

Veteran journalist and distinguished public servant, Ken Jones, is dead. Mr. Jones passed away this morning at the Doctor’s Community Hospital in Maryland in the...

Hannah Town Women Forced to Shelter Thugs

Some women in Hannah Town were forced to shelter and hide thugs who were coming to the assistance of Christopher Dudus Coke as the security forces moved into his...

Simpson-Miller Admin Postpones Local Gov’t Election

The House of Representatives passed a bill proposing to postpone the local government election until December 29, 2016. The local government election was due today....

NIA Backs OCG on Haughton Case

Executive Director of anti-corruption watchdog, National Integrity Action, NIA, Professor Trevor Munroe, is supporting Contractor General, Dirk Harrison’s decision...

Phillips Backs Holness!

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, is getting support from an unlikely source this afternoon in the face of criticisms about his multi-million dollar mansion being built...