Category: Politics

A 3rd Party Gets ECJ Approval, Promises To Become “A Political Force”

President of Jamaica’s newly registered political party, United Independents’ Congress, UIC, Joseph Patterson is vowing to move Jamaica forward. Speaking to...

Vaz Announces Multi-billion Dollar Housing Project For East Portland

Member of parliament for East Portland, Ann-Marie Vaz says a multi- billion dollar housing development in the constituency will provide 3- hundred housing solutions for...

Opposition Spokesman Calls For Health Minister To Be Sacked For “Ineptitude” Over Dengue Outbreak

Opposition Spokesman on Health, Dr. Morais Guy, is calling on Prime Minister Andrew Holness to sack his Health and Wellness Minister for ineptitude. Dr. Guy slammed Dr....

Jackson Says Every Police Should Get $100,000 Bonus On December Salary

Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Fitz Jackson says each member of the force should be given a $100,000 bonus payment on their December salary....

SOEs Worsening Crime Situation Nationally – Jackson

Opposition Spokesman on National Security Fitz Jackson says growing evidence suggests the States of Public Emergency across the island are worsening crime in the...

PM Promises To Address Urban Decay In West Kingston Constituency

Prime Minister Andrew Holness, has promised to address the urban decay of the troubled West Kingston constituency. Mr. Holness says there’s an unfortunate...

Senate Approves Resolution For Commissioners Of Integrity Commission To Be Paid

The Senate today approved a resolution to pave the way for Commissioners of the Integrity Commission to be paid. Government Senate Leader, Kamina Johnson Smith piloted...

Opposition Members Of PAAC Concerned After Petrojam Reportedly Rehires Fired CFO

Opposition Members of the Public Administration and Appropriations Committee, PAAC, have raised concerns over Petrojam’s alleged re-engagement of its Chief...

Finance Minister Announces Re-alignment Of Several Public Sector Posts

Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke has announced the re-alignment of several posts in the public sector. He was addressing the House of Representatives yesterday. Minister...

Daren Powell Leaves PNP For JLP

Former West Indies fast bowler and ex-Councillor for the Malvern Division, Daren Powell, has switched allegiance from the PNP to the governing Jamaica Labour Party, the...