Category: Midday News

Williams to ink new INDECOM deal

Nationwide News understands that the contract of the Head of the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM, Terrence Williams will be extended beyond July 29...

Impact of Hedging

Gas and electricity prices may still increase, despite Jamaica’s recent move to hedge oil prices. That’s according to Managing Director of Petrojam, Winston...

Mortar Mystery: Information was Filtered

It’s emerged through evidence at the West Kingston Commission of Enquiry that the subordinate of a former JDF Commander who led a Battalion in the May, 2010...

Lottery Scam tied to Rising Crime – Bunting

The multi-million dollar lottery scam is responsible for several western parishes having the highest per capita murder rate in the country. That’s according to...

St. Andrew Bush Fire Under Control

The fire which broke out in the hills of rural St. Andrew yesterday evening has been brought under control. However, firefighters are still handling isolated pockets of...

Thugs Paid to Fight for Dudus – #WKgnCOE

A senior member of the Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, says gunmen were being paid approximately 100-thousand dollars in May 2010 to wage war on the state on behalf of...

24 Schools to Close

The Ministry of Education has announced that it has identified 24 schools being processed for closure for the 2015/2016 academic year. Education Minister Ronald...

Chamber Wants Clarity on Cabinet’s Krauck Stance

The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce, JCC is calling for the Simpson Miller administration to clarify its stance regarding the Krauck Group and Anchor Finance’s...

St. Andrew Bush Fire Still Raging

A bush fire which broke out yesterday evening, is still raging in the Content Gap community in the hills of East Rural St. Andrew. The Chairman of the Jamaica Coffee...

PM Commits to Financial Stability

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller says her administration is committed to ensuring that there’s stability in the financial services sector. The Prime Minister...