Category: Midday News

2008 Relay Gold Compromised

The BBC is reporting that Usain Bolt could lose one of the three gold medals he won at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. This after reports that the ‘A’ sample of...

Cop Charged with Cpl Williams’ Murder

The Head of the police’s Criminal Investigation Branch, CIB, Assistant Commissioner Ealan Powell says the policeman implicated in the murder of Corporal Judith...

DPP Asking Court to Strike Down PNP Trafigura appeal

Lawyers involved in the Trafigura case have been summoned to appear before the Appeal Court this afternoon at 2. Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP Paula Llewelyn is...

Zika Transmitted from Oral Sex?

Scientists are raising the possibility that the Zika virus can be transmitted by oral sex, perhaps even by kissing. According to the New York Times, a letter to The New...

Over 150 to Gain Ja-UK Certification in Public Projects

More than 150 persons are to benefit from a certification programme being introduced by Jamaica and the United Kingdom. The government today signed a contract with the...

Hanna Makes Case of PNP Vice Presidency

Member of Parliament for South East St. Ann Lisa Hanna says she believes her fearless approach to leadership will benefit the party if she is elected as Vice President...

‘Sec Mgr Shoud’ve Stepped In’ – Arscott on Hanover

Opposition Spokesman on Local Government Noel Arscott says he is surprised that the secretary manager for the Hanover Parish Council sanctioned the awarding of several...

26,000 New Voters Added to List

The Electoral Office of Jamaica, EOJ says more than 26,000 voters have been added to the voter’s list since last November. The new additions are on the latest list...

Samuda Dismisses LNG Tax Criticisms

Government Senator, Matthew Samuda, says concerns raised by the Opposition that a tax imposed on the importation of Liquefied Natural Gas, LNG to Jamaica will contribute...

Prepare for Microcephaly!

Minister of Health, Dr. Christopher Tufton, is warning Jamaicans to prepare for the symptoms of microcephaly. Dr. Tufton says it will soon be nine months since the first...