Category: Midday News

Mother of Alleged ‘Rogue’ Cop Demands New Investigation

The mother of the slain police constable is demanding a new investigation. Leonora Thomas says she does not believe her son was a robber. She says she has information...

Tufton to Contest West Central St. Catherine

Nationwide News understands that Dr. Christopher Tufton, is to announce his candidacy, in coming weeks, for the constituency of West Central St. Catherine. The...

No Information on Whether J’cans are Dead/Injured in Nepal’s Earthquake

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs says its received no word on whether any Jamaican has died or been injured in the earthquake in Nepal. The latest death toll stands at...

Malahoo Forte Renews Call for Indepent Chick-V Assessment

Opposition Spokesperson for Health, Senator Marlene Malahoo Forte, is renewing her call for the Government to have the Pan American Health Organisation, PAHO, lead the...

NCB Expecting Increased Investment Before Year End

Group Managing Director at National Commercial Bank, Patrick Hylton, says he expects to see an increase in large investment activity within the next 6 to 9 months. Mr ....

Fisheries Ministry Launch Drone Project to Deter Illegal Fishing

The way is now clear for the deployment of drones to better monitor Jamaica’s marine space and detect and deter illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing in...

No Decision to Reduce National Postal Services – Paulwell

The Minister in charge of the postal service, Phillip Paulwell, says no decision has been taken to phase out the services offered by the Postal Corporation of Jamaica....

Foetus Found in Seaview Gardens

The Police are seeking the public’s assistance, after a a foetus was found in the Seaview Gardens Sewage Plant yesterday. An employee of the plant stumbled upon...

Jamaica Celebrates Girls in ICT Day

The Ministry of Technology, has launched an initiative to expose more girls and young women to the world of Information and Communications Technology, ICT. This as part...

NHT Owed $18-billion in Contribution – Audit Reveals

The Auditor General’s Performance Audit report into the operations of the National Housing Trust, NHT, has found that the trust is owed 18 billion dollars in...