Category: MA_National

Worst Yet To Come – Ferguson

Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson, says the situation concerning the spread of the Chikunugunya virus, will get worse before things improve. Dr. Ferguson is imploring...

UWI Loses Against Baine

The Supreme Court today denied an application by the University of the West Indies for the injunction barring Professor Brendan Bain’s dismissal to be lifted, so he...

Jamaican Gunned Down in T&T

A Jamaican family is mourning the killing of one its own in Trinidad and Tobago last night. Reports in T-and-T are that a gun attack in the volatile community of...

INDECOM Charges 3 Cops

Manslaughter and attempting to pervert the course of justice! Two of the three charges slapped on three police personnel by the Independent Commission of Investigations,...

Camperdown Mourns ChikV-Related Death

The mother of 19-year old Camperdown High School student, Sheckton Gordon, says she has authorized an autopsy on her son’s body, after he reportedly died from...

Health Minister Under Pressure

There’s mounting pressure on Health Minister, Dr. Fenton Ferguson this afternoon over his handling of the outbreak of chikungunya in the island. The pressure...

JLP to Up Troupe Pressure

Meanwhile, the Chairman of the Opposition JLP, Senator Robert Montague is calling for the Police High Command and Local Government Minister, Noel Arscott, to ensure that...

Shaw Sets Record Straight

Opposition Spokesman on Finance, Audley Shaw, has laid out what he calls the “economic facts” which he says point to the failure of the Portia Simpson Miller...

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...