Category: Midday News

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Police Not Involved in Moravian Sex Scandal Probe

Acting President of the Moravian Church in Jamaica, Phyllis Smith-Seymour, says they she doesn’t believe the police should be involved in their investigation into...

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PNP to Give Portia Departure Update Soon

PNP General Secretary, Julian Robinson, says the party will soon provide an update on party president Portia Simpson Miller’s timetable for departure. Mrs. Simpson...

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Dominican Govt Denies Tommy Lee Settlement

The Dominican government is denying reports that it’s agreed to settle a case with Jamaican dancehall artiste, Tommy Lee, for USD$3-million. In 2014, Tommy Lee,...

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‘Justice Must Prevail’ – Acting Moravian President on Sex Scandal

Acting President of the Moravian Church in Jamaica, Phyllis Smith-Seymour says justice and due process must take its course in regard to allegations of sexual abuse made...

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Murray Rejects Compassionate Leave

The Principal of Hampton School, Heather Murray, says she will be showing up at school this morning. This, despite an announcement last Thursday by Education Minister,...

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Tempers Flare in Senate over Rejected Prison Deal

There was tension in the Senate today when Opposition Senators criticized the Government’s decision to reject the prison deal. Senate President, Tom Tavares...

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UPDATE: Bustamante Fire

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye says the authorities at the Bustamante Hospital for Children are now meeting to decide if they’ll need to transfer...

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Easing Court Bottleneck Created by New Legislation

Chief Justice, Zaila McCalla, has published directions to the Parish Courts, that should alleviate the bottleneck that’s been accumulating at the Home Circuit...

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Fire at Bustamante Hospital Forces Evacuation of ICU

A fire at the Bustamante Children’s Hospital in St. Andrew forced the evacuation of the Intensive Care Unit, ICU, last night. Nationwide News understands the AC...

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Govt Moving to Ease MoBay Traffic Congestion

Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, Dr. Horace Chang says the Ministry will be moving to ease traffic congestion in the...