Category: Midday News

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Investigator Testifies at #DeathSquadTrial

Detective Inspector Baldey Thomas says the main prosecution witness in the first of the series of death squad murder trials was under investigation for gangsterism and...

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Samuda Defends Sacking of ACB Directorate

Agriculture Minister Karl Samuda is defending his decision to fire the entire directorate of the Agricultural Credit Board. He says that process would also address the...

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Elderly Man Charged with Peter Abrahams’ Murder

A elderly man has been charged with the murder of of veteran public commentator, author and journalist, Peter Abrahams. Charged is 61-year-old Norman Tomlinson. Head of...

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Taxi Operator Charged for Nile Brown’s Murder

Twenty-one year old taxi operator Shamar O’meally has been charged with the murder of former employee of Burger King, Nile Brown. O’meally was charged last...

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Major Breakthrough Expected in Nile Brown Murder Investigation

The St. Thomas police say they’re expecting to make a breakthrough soon in their investigation into the killing of former employee of Burger King, Nile Brown. Ms....

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CCJ Blocks Application Seeking Compensation for Tommy Lee’s Denial of Entry to Dominica

The Caribbean Court of Justice, CCJ, has blocked an application by a Dominican show promoter, Cabral Douglas, against his country for refusing entry to Jamaican...

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Floyd Green Elected Chairman of JLP Area Council 4

The Member of Parliament for South East St. Elizabeth, Floyd Green, is the new Chairman of the Jamaica Labour Party’s Area Council Four. Area Council Four...

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Teachers Association Clashes with Govt over New Pension Scheme Requirement

The government and the Jamaica Teachers’ Association, JTA, may be on a collision course over a proposed reform to the Pensions Act. The reform would see teachers...

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Hampton Board Chairman Apologizes to Education Minister

Chairman of the Board of Hampton High, Trevor Blake, has apologized to Education Minister Senator Ruel Reid. Mr. Blake is apologizing for his suggestion that he did not...

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DENTISTS WANTED!

Health Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton, is lamenting a shortage of dental personnel in the country. Dr. Tufton was speaking last Thursday at the Jamaica Dental...