Category: Midday News

JUTC NOT Changing Course re Sub-Franchises

The Chairman of the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, JUTC, Garnett Roper, says the company will not be changing its mode of operation to facilitate holders of...

Opposition Calls for SERHA Shakeup

Opposition Spokesperson on Health, Senator Marlene Malahoo Forte is calling for the new Health Minister Horace Dalley to reconstitute the board of the South East...

FID to Keep $60m Raid

The equivalent of over $60-million has been forfeited to the Jamaican state, in what is said to be one of the most significant sums seized under the Proceeds of Crime...

No Criminal Charges for D’Aguilar

Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewelyn, says there’s insufficient evidence to bring criminal charges against the Convenor of the Tivoli Committee, Lloyd...

Inhumane Passenger Practices!

The Transport Authority is warning route taxi operators, to desist from transporting children in the trunks of motor cars, or face prosecution. The Transport Authority...

Utech Students, Staff & Community Unite For Shanique Walters

Students and staff of the University of Technology, UTech, along with residents of Mona and Hope Pastures, mounted a march and candlelight vigil last evening in memory...

Hayles Labels Holness ‘Two-Faced’

The MP for Western Hanover, Ian Hayles, says Opposition Leader Andrew Holness, is a hypocrite who’s unfit to serve another term as Prime Minister. Mr. Hayles...

PNP Candidate Caught in Fraud Probe

The reason for the sudden resignation of the PNP’s candidate-elect for North East St. Andrew, Gregory Sutherland, has now emerged. Sutherland had told the...

Opposition Pushes for Fixed Election Dates

Leader of Opposition Business in the Senate, Tom Tavares-Finson is again calling for the country to have fixed election dates. Senator Tavares-Finson, who’s also...

St Elizabeth Mayor Condemns Stone Throwing

The Mayor of Black River, Everton Fisher has condemned an incident in which a female high school student was hit with a stone in Santa Cruz, St. Elizabeth. It’s...