Category: MA_National

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,...

AUDIO: Massive Improvement in CSEC Maths Performance

There’s been a massive improvement in the performance of Jamaican students in CSEC Maths this year. Figures released by the Education Ministry reveal a 33-percent...

Yuval Moaz, Ashtrom General Manager, is Dead, 44

The Factories General Manager of Ashtrom Building Systems, 44-year-old Yuval Moaz, is dead. Moaz reportedly died suddenly this morning at his Norbrook residence in upper...

AUDIO: Gov’t Intends to Pay Teachers on Time – Thwaites Asserts

Minister Thwaites is this afternoon assuring the nation’s teachers that the government intends to pay them the approximately 1-billion dollars owed to them, on...

IMF Team to Visit Jamaica Tomorrow

A team from the International Monetary Fund, IMF, is set arrive in the island tomorrow, to conduct the fifth review of Jamaica’s performance under the Extended Fund...

Saddler, Kartel Trial Stalled: Resuming Thursday

Resident Magistrate, Simone Wolfe-Reece, this afternoon admonished prosecutors as the perverting the course of justice trial of dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel,...

Attorney General Deciding on Barring Police from Detaining for Ganja Posession

Attorney General, Patrick Atkinson, says he hopes to give his advice to Justice Minister Senator Mark Golding today, on whether a policy can be implemented barring the...

AUDIO: Opposition Criticizes Police, State over Deane’s Death

Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Derrick Smith, is strongly criticizing the police and the State over Mario Deane’s death. Mr. Smith also accused the...