Category: Politics

‘Changing Times?’ Mark Golding Apologizes For Use Of Homophobic Slur Against JLP’s Terrelonge

South St. Andrew MP, Mark Golding, is this morning apologising for his use of homophobic slurs against JLP MP for East Central St. Catherine, Alando Terrelonge. The...

PNP Gen Sec Rejects Suggestion Party Is Unable To Attract Young People

PNP General Secretary, Julian Robinson, is rejecting suggestions that the 81-year-old party is unable to attract young people. Mr. Robinson says the PNP has an...

Former PNP Candidate In SE Clarendon, Now Running As Independent, Says He Doesn’t Have Party’s Support

Former PNP candidate turned Independent for the South East Clarendon by-election, Derrick Lambert is dismissing claims by the JLP that he has the full backing of the...

Senator Samuda Appointed Minister Without Portfolio Of National Security

Government Senator, Matthew Samuda, is now a Cabinet Minister.Nationwide News understands that Prime Minister Andrew Holness this afternoon advised Governor General Sir...

PNP Presents De La Haye In EC St. Catherine

PNP President Dr. Peter Phillips was also on the campaign trail on the weekend. He used a meeting in East Central St. Catherine to formally introduce Dr. Winston De La...

Holness Treating SE Clarendon By-Election “Like His Life Depends On It”

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’ll treat the South East Clarendon by-election like his life depended on it. The Jamaica Labour Party’s Pearnel Charles...

Brown-Burke Appeals For End To Violence In Maxfield Park Area

South West St Andrew MP, Dr Angela Brown-Burke is appealing for an end to the violence in the Maxfield Park Area. Her call follows what she describes as a recent upsurge...

Jackson Blasts Gov’t For Moving Forward With Bernard Lodge Master Plan

Member of Parliament for South St. Catherine, the PNP’s, Fitz Jackson, is lambasting the government for moving forward with the Bernard Lodge Master Plan without...

SE Clarendon By-Election To Test JLP Machinery – Holness

Prime Minister and Jamaica Labour Party Leader, Andrew Holness, says the party is using the South East Clarendon by-election as a test of its machinery in that...

Douglas Jabs Phillips Over ‘Dismal’ Political Stocks

Councillor for the Trafalgar Division, the JLP’s Kari Douglas, says PNP President, Dr. Peter Phillips, should be more concerned about his dismal political stocks...