Category: Midday News

Is Jamaica’s Health Ministry Preparing to Import Medicinal Marijuana From Cayman?

A Cayman news outlet is reporting that Jamaica’s Health Ministry is moving to import medicinal ganja products from the Cayman Islands. According to the report, a...

Trade Union Leaders at Odds over Tanker Drivers’ Strike

The leaders of two trade unions have differing opinions regarding the strike actions taken by tanker drivers attached to the Petrojam oil refinery on Tuesday. The tanker...

More JUTC Buses Damaged in Stone Throwing Incidents

Three more Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC buses have been damaged in stone attacks in Portmore, St .Catherine on Tuesday night. This, after three buses being...

PetroJam Fire Under Control

Energy Minister, Dr. Andrew Wheatley says an investigation into the cause of a fire early this morning at the state owned Petrojam Oil Refinery on Marcus Garvey Drive in...

Petroleum Tanker Drivers Back to Work Today

Normality is expected to return to the petroleum sector later today. This, as tanker drivers who withdrew their services yesterday in protest are back on the job....

JFJ Urges Govt to Respond to Controversial JCF Review of 2010 West Kgn Operation

Amid its silence, there are growing calls for the government to respond to the controversial administrative report of the Jamaica Constabulary Force. The report has...

JFJ Director ‘Disappointed & Surprised!’ by Opposition Leader’s Comments on JCF Administrative Review

Director of Jamaicans for Justice, Horace Levy, is reacting with disappointment and surprise to the comments of Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips, questioning the...

Govt Averts Crisis at Kingston Freeport Terminal

The government has intervened to prevent a repeat of issues at the Kingston Freeport Terminal which led to a strike by truckers last week. Minister without Portfolio in...

Rotary Club Donates 10 Incubators worth $7-million to CRH Pediatric Dpt

The Pediatric Department at the Cornwall Regional Hospital in St James has received ten incubators valued at just under $7-million from the Rotary Club of Montego Bay....

Tearful Candle Light Vigil for Mickolle Moulton

There was an outpouring of support for murdered 17-year old Mickolle Moulton last evening at a candle light vigil to mourn her loss. The vigil was held at the...