Category: Midday News

Bunting’s ‘John Crow’ Comment Prompts JLP Presser

Story by Lisa Williams and Abka-Fitz Henley The Opposition Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, has called a media conference for 2-this afternoon at its Belmont Road...

Campbell Rebukes Comrades’ ‘Handout Mentality’

The MP for North West St. Ann, the PNP’s Dr. Dayton Campbell is chastising some members of the governing party whom he says have adopted a deplorable handout...

UK Cops Probe Sterling Abuse

Police in England have opened an investigation into the vile online abuse aimed at Jamaican born English international footballer Raheem Sterling. This after Sterling...

Firm Stance for ‘Driving High’ – Jones

Vice Chairman of the National Road Safety Council, Dr. Lucien Jones says lawmakers would be doing the country a disservice if they bow to criticism of the proposal to...

IDB Moves to Help Bahamas Fight Crime

The Inter-American Development Bank, IDB, has approved a USD$20-million loan to help reduce crime and violence in the Bahamas, targeting at risk youths and strengthening...

Two Held Following Killing of Westmoreland Girl

The Police say they now have two suspects in custody in connection with the savage murder of a 15-year-old student of the Wiliamsfield All Age in Westmoreland yesterday....

Correctional Workers Reject 7% Wage Offer

The island’s 1700 correctional workers have rejected the government’s 7% wage increase offer. Following a meeting with the Finance Ministry on Wednesday, the...

Justice Morrison for Cayman Appeals Court

Respected Jamaican High Court Judge, Justice Dennis Morrison was this week sworn in to serve on the Cayman Islands Court of Appeal. Justice Morrison has served the...

Joan Breaks Silence on PNP Membership

Former Jamaica Labour Party, JLP Firebrand, Joan-Gordon Webley is distancing herself from reports that she plans to re-enter representational politics. In a release to...

UPDATE: Sponsors Pull Support After Gay Backlash

Three Jamaican singers booked to headline the Edmonton Reggae Festival later this summer in Canada, have found themselves at the heart of a controversy that centres on...