Category: Midday News

Bloomfield Out; Moore In – East Portland

The PNP will have a new representative in Eastern Portland at the next general election. This after incumbent MP, Dr. Lynvale Bloomfield, lost a selection exercise in...

Dayton Backs Crawford

Government MP Dr. Dayton Campbell is urging comrades in East Rural St. Andrew, to continue supporting their member of parliament, Damion Crawford. Mr. Crawford has...

Replacing Gregory Mair

A member of the JLP’s North East St. Catherine constituency executive, Omar Francis, says the team has identified a suitable ‘prospective’ candidate for the...

Probe Tablets in Schools Programme

The government is undertaking an audit of the $1.4-billion Tablets in Schools Programme. That’s according to Technology Minister, Phillip Paulwell. Phase one of...

‘Simpson-Miller Admin Politicized Maduro Visit’ – McKenzie

The MP for West Kingston, Desmond McKenzie, is condemning the Government for what he says is a vulgar and despicable display of politicking. Mr. McKenzie is taking the...

PetroCaribe a Life Saver – PSM

Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller, says the PertroCaribe agreement has been a life saver for participating countries in the Caribbean. Mrs. Simpson Miller made the...

#WKgnCOE Forced to Break Early

The West Kingston Commission of Enquiry was forced to take an early break this morning as a number of civilian witnesses who were scheduled for cross-examination failed...

Smooth Re-Opening Despite Serious Water Woes

A serious water situation has threatened the closure of at least one school today, as thousands of students across the country headed back to the classroom this morning....

Nurses, Doctors Defend Partial Disclosure of Healthcare Audit

The leaders of the groups representing the island’s doctors and nurses are defending the government’s decision not to make full disclosure, following the...

‘Improve Farm Work Programme Criteria’ – Vaz

The MP for West Portland, Daryl Vaz , is calling on Labour Minister, Derrick Kellier to re-examine the criteria for enlistment in the overseas farm work programme. Mr....