Category: MA_National

AUDIO: Jamaica Surpasses June Targets Under IMF Agreement

Co-chair of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee, EPOC, Richard Byles, says Jamaica has surpassed all the quantitative targets for the June quarter, under the...

Bunting: JCF Remains Committed to Crime Fighting Despite Being ‘Bruised’

National Security Minister, Peter Bunting, says professional men and women of the Jamaica Constabulary Force, remain committed to the fight against crime despite being...

PNP Councillor Facing Criminal Charges

Chairman of the St. Mary Parish Council, Levan Freeman, says the council will be meeting to decide whether the Councilor of the governing People’s National Party...

Fae Jacobs Resigns as the JLP’s Central Westmoreland Caretaker

Banker, Fae Jacobs, has resigned with immediate effect as the Jamaica Labour Party’s, JLP caretaker for Central Westmoreland. This, amidst reports of acrimony...

JTA Officer Corps Accused of Exerting ‘Undue and Unfair Influence’ in President-Elect Race

The officer corps of the Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA, is being accused of exerting ‘undue and unfair influence’ in the conduct of this year’s...

DPP Rules that Jade Hollis be hit with Fraud Charges

Nationwide News understands that the Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, has ruled that St. Andrew-based attorney, Jade Hollis, be hit with fraud charges. Head of the...

Health Ministry confirms more cases of locally transmitted Chikungunya!!

Locally transmitted cases of the Chikungunya disease are increasing. The Ministry of Health says it today confirmed another four locally transmitted cases of the...

September date set for men charged with death of Mario Deane

A September 18 mention date has been set for the case of two men charged with the murder of St. James resident, Mario Deane, who died three days after being severely...

UWI Confirms Chikungunya on Its Mona Campus

The University of the West Indies, Mona Campus, has become the latest location in the corporate area to report a case of the Chikungunya virus. In an email circulated to...

Attorney General Advices Bunting on Ganja Policy

Nationwide News can confirm that Attorney General, Patrick Atkinson, has given his advice to the National Security Ministry on whether a policy can be implemented,...