Category: Midday News

J’can Jailed for Blackmailing Clergyman

A Jamaican man is among two persons who’ve been jailed for their roles in blackmailing a church leader in the English city of Bristol. In a twisted tale, the man,...

Antigua & Barbuda Facing Historic Drought

Antigua and Barbuda have just recorded the driest 24 month period in the country’s history. A leading local Climatologist says an analysis of data has shown that...

More Trouble for Warner

The embattle former FIFA Vice President, Austin Jack Warner, has been given 14 days to apologize for statements the he made on a political platform last month, about...

St James Murder Spike Hurting Business

Prominent Montego Bay based businessman, Robin Russell, says the spate of murders in St. James since the start of year, is having an impact on commercial activities in...

DPP Perplexed at Calls for Oversight

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Paula Llewellyn, says she’s perplexed by comments made by Justice Minister, Senator Mark Golding, about the imposition of an...

91% of Jamaicans Would Migrate for Work

A report published this week, shows that 91% of Jamaicans are willing to move abroad in search of work. According to the report which is based on a global study, that...

Trafficking in Persons Curriculum Coming to Schools

A Trafficking in Persons curriculum is to be implemented in schools this September. That’s according to Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Justice, Carol...

Justice Minister Talks Term Limit, Oversight for DPP’s Office

Justice Minister, Senator Mark Golding, is recommending that Jamaica’s constitution be amended to impose term limits for holders of important offices such as the...

NWC to Adjust Water Rationing Schedule

The National Water Commission says supply levels at the two main catchment facilities in the Corporate Area have dipped to an all time low. The NWC implemented a water...

Abu Bakr Denies Kamla Attack Plot

The leader of the Jamaat-al-Muslimeen in Trinidad and Tobago, Yasin Abu Bakr, has denied reports that his group is preparing to attack the country’s Prime...