Category: News Stories

Govt Pushing Ahead with 85 Red Hills Rd Development

Minister with responsibility for Housing, Dr. Horace Chang, says the government is going ahead with the purchase of a property at 85 Red Hills Road in St. Andrew for...

False Hit Informant pleads Guilty

The man accused of public mischief in connection with a false statement which he gave to the Police alleging that there was a plot to kill two senior JLP officials today...

Review Education Budget – G2K

The president of the JLP affiliate, Generation 2000, Matthew Samuda, is calling for a review of the amount allocated to education in the national budget for the next...

Court of Appeal Rules in Favor of JPS’ Exclusive Licence

The Court of Appeal has ruled that the exclusive all island licence granted to the Jamaica Public Service Company, JPS, is legal. In handing down the ruling this...

War of Words

The political row between Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller and Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, is escalating! Addressing Labourites yesterday in North Central...

JLP REJECTS FARE HIKE

The Opposition Jamaica Labour Party is describing the planned announcement tomorrow of an increase in bus fares by the Ministry of Transport as ‘wicked and...

PM Simpson Miller Off to Heads of Government Meeting in Antigua

Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller is leading Jamaica’s delegation to the 35th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community,...

Jamaican Fugitive Alleged to be Death Squad Member Arrested in Canada

This report out of Canada comes on the same afternoon of official news that Police Commissioner Owen Ellington is to retire from the force over the Indecom death squad...

Owen Ellington Retires as Police Commissionner

Police Commissioner, Owen Ellington, is quitting the job as Head of the country’s police force. National Security Minister, Peter Bunting says he has been advised of...