Category: Midday News

Tufton, Williams To take JLP to Court…Again

Opposition Senators Dr. Christopher Tufton and Arthur Williams are set to take the JLP to court for the second time since 2013. Nationwide News understands that Mr....

Banking on Literacy Test Mastery

Education Minister Ronald Thwaites, says the government is banking on the results from this year’s Grade Four Literacy Test, to achieve its target of 100 percent...

Major Cocaine Bust at Wharves

The Police and Customs officials are reporting a major cocaine bust at the Kingston Wharves. They say 30-kilograms of cocaine worth over 38-million dollars were found...

‘Clear the Air’ – JFJ on Online Monitoring

Human rights lobby group, Jamaicans for Justice, is calling on the government to state whether it is monitoring the private online communications of citizens. JFJ is...

Christie Chides Government

Former Contractor General, Greg Christie, is criticizing the Government for failing to take note of recent poor reviews given to the work of the Office of the Director...

‘Name Them!’ – Seiveright to Education Ministry

JLP caretaker for Eastern St. Thomas, Delano Seiveright is calling on the Ministry of Education to name the Primary Schools that will be closed in the coming weeks. Last...

Davies Eases Up on Cabbies

Transport Minister, Dr. Omar Davies says he’ll be taking steps to amend the Road Traffic Act, as it relates to passenger stipulations for holders of Hackney...

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...