Category: Midday News

NWC Mulls over OUR Order

The National Water Commission says it’s still mulling over a delay order issued by the Office of Utilities Regulation, OUR, concerning its early payment...

NIC Workers Halt Industrial Action

Workers at the state-run National Irrigation Commission, NIC, have ended their industrial action. This, following a meeting late last evening with State Minister of...

1/8 Escaped Westmoreland Prisoner Killed by Police

One of the eight men who escaped from the Savanna-la-Mar Police Lock-up in Westmoreland last month, has been killed by the Police. He’s 18 year-old Dushane Grayson...

PM Takes Vacation Leave

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is set to proceed on vacation leave today and is expected to resume duties on Saturday, July 25. In her absence, Water Minister,...

Parents of Boys in Gang Rape Video Hiding Them – Police

Some of the parents of the young men alleged to have viciously gang-raped a teenaged girl in Trelawny, are reportedly hiding them from police. A video recording of the...

McKenzie Not Satisfied With Bunting’s ‘JohnCrow’ Apology

JLP Deputy Leader, Desmond McKenzie, says National Security Minister Peter Bunting, must return to the political hustings and apologize to all Jamaicans, for his...

Whiteman Leaving UTECH; Univerity Yet to Find a President

Nationwide News understands that the Governing Council of the University of Technology, is yet to find a suitable candidate to fill the post of President of the...

NDM on Bail Act

The President of the National Democratic Movement, NDM, Peter Townsend says any amendment to the Bail Act must be done to protect the rights of Jamaican citizens....

Abu Bakr Arrested Over Seetahal Killing

The National Security Minister in Trinidad and Tobago, Carlton Alfonso has confirmed that the controversial leader of the Jamaat-Al-Muslimeen group, Yasin Abu Bakr, is...

2 In Custody In Connection with Gang Rape of Trelawny Teen

The Police say two suspects have been taken into custody in connection with the brutal gang rape of a teenage girl by at least seven males in Trelawny. The incident took...