Category: Midday News

Dayton Campbell Calls for Health Minister’s Resignation over Handling of CRH

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Dayton Campbell, is calling on Minister Tufton to resign. He’s chiding the Minister– who he notes isn’t medically...

Electoral Commission to Provide Plan to Maintain Clean Voters List

The Electoral Commission of Jamaica is to provide a plan within a month on how to ensure it maintains a clean voters’ list. That’s one of the agreements made...

Medical Doctors Warn Campbell Against Politicizing Cornwall Regional’s Problems

The Jamaica Medical Doctors’ Association, JMDA, is cautioning Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr. Dayton Campbell against politicizing the challenges at the...

Over 40 Charged in St Catherine SOE

More than 40 people have so far been charged with both major and minor offences since the declaration of a State of Public Emergency in the St. Catherine North Police...

Parliament Approves Regulations for Extension of St Catherine SOE

Regulations facilitating the extension of the State of Public Emergency in the St. Catherine North Police Division until July 3 were approved in the House of...

Jamaica Yet to Get a Grip on Money Laundering & Financial Crimes

Findings contained in the 2018 International Narcotics Control Strategy Report, are indicating the island is yet to get a grip on money laundering and financial crimes....

Meeting to Unseat St Thomas Mayor Ends Without Resolution

A meeting called by the PNP Caucus of the St. Thomas Municipal Corporation yesterday to bring a no-confidence motion against Mayor Michael Hue, ended before the...

Four Perish in Easter Weekend Crashes

At least four people died on the nation’s roadways over this year’s Easter Holiday weekend. That’s a decline over the same period last year when 9...

May Pen North By-Election Date to Be Announced Today

A by-election date is to be named today for the May Pen North Division. That’s according to May Pen Mayor, Winston Maragh. He’s scheduled to make the...

CPFSA Prepares to Bury Children’s Home Fire Victims

The Child Protection and Family Services Agency, CPFSA, says it’s advanced preparations for the burial of the two wards of the state, who died in the fire that...