Category: MA_National

Escapee Afraid to Return

A family friend of a prisoner who escaped from the Spanish Town Hospital in St. Catherine this morning is appealing to the Acting Public Defender Matondo Mukulu for...

Deane Cops Charged

Three police constables are to be charged by the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, in connection with the beating death of St. James resident Mario...

16 Extradition Requests Coming

The US authorities say they are preparing extradition requests for 16 Jamaicans, who have been implicated in a two year long lottery scamming investigation. Those to be...

Chronixx vs Hanna

One of Reggae music’s brightest young talents, Chronixx, has hit out at the government for not doing enough to help build Jamaica’s music industry. Chronnix...

CTL Sacks Senior Manager

Nationwide News understands that the Executive Marketing Manager at Caymanas Track Limited, CTL, David Hobson has been sacked. Its understood that Mr. Hobson was...

ChikV Epidemic! – Baugh

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Kenneth Baugh says there’s a full blown epidemic of the Chikungunya Virus in the island. Dr. Baugh says the issue is being...

UTECH Students Restive

Students at the University of the Technology in Papine, St. Andrew, are restive as their impasse with the administration over the payment of school fees, has...

SLB Funding

The Ministry of Education says the government has sourced 4-point-6-billion dollars in additional funding to enable the Students Loan Bureau, SLB, to meet its loan...

Fifth IMF Test Passed

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund says Jamaica has successfully navigated the fifth review of its economic performance, under the four year Extended...

Controversial Death in Custody

Yet another person has died whilst being held in the custody of the state under what his family is alleging to be suspicious circumstances. 20-year old rape accused,...