Category: Midday News

Brace for More Droughts

President of the National Water Commission, Mark Barnett, says despite intermittent rainfall over the past few weeks, supply to the main catchment areas in the Corporate...

‘I shall Not Die’ – Pastor Survives Gun Attack

The Police Corporate Communication Unit, CCU, says it has yet to identify the man who was shot and killed during a confrontation with a Pastor in Mandeville, Central...

‘They’re Misrepresenting Me!’ – D’Aguilar

The Convenor of the Tivoli Committee, Lloyd D’Aguilar is rejecting suggestions that he misrepresented witnesses in statements that he prepared on their behalf,...

No #WKgnCOE Today

The West Kingston Commission of Enquiry failed to sit today, as some witnesses who were due to give testimony, indicated that they’d be unavailable. Those...

Nurses Intensify

Nurses across the island intensified their sickout today, in protest at the failure of the government to settle matter concerning their reclassification payments....

Nurses Out ‘Sick’

The vast majority of the island’s nurses stayed away from hospitals and health centers today. The Nurses Association of Jamaica, NAJ, is staging a sickout, in...

‘Run For Your Life!’: #WKgnCOE

A witness at the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry testified this morning that she saw a soldier kill a man of unsound mind, in cold blood. The witness, Minnette...

Jamaican Shortlisted for Man Booker Prize

Jamaican novelist Marlon James has made the short list for the prestigious Man Booker Prize. James is nominated for his book, “A Brief History of Seven...

‘I Wasn’t There!’ – Bruce

Former Prime Minister Bruce Golding is denying that he was inside West Kingston after the declaration of a limited states of emergency in May 2010. Last week, a witness...

Redman Meets with PNP

Nationwide News understands that St. Elizabeth-based businessman, Evon Redman, is at this hour in the Corporate Area for a meeting with the top brass of the PNP. The...