Category: Politics

Colin Campbell Refutes Prime Minister’s Claim That Opposition Leader Agreed To Extend Secrecy Clause

Communications Director in the Office of the Opposition Leader, Colin Campbell, is refuting Prime Minister Holness’s claim that Dr. Peter Phillips agreed to a...

“Waste of His Talents,” Political Commentators React To Bunting’s New Shadow Cabinet Portfolio

Political commentator and pollster, Don Anderson, believes the appointment of Central Manchester Member of Parliament, Peter Bunting’s, new role in the shadow...

‘We Were Not Entitled’ – Campbell, Brown-Burke React To New Shadow Cabinet

Two discarded Shadow Cabinet members say they had no entitlements to the posts. Dr Angela Brown, Dr Dayton Campbell and Ian Hayles who all backed Peter Bunting’s...

PM Pleads With Opposition For Consensus To Tackle Crime

Prime Minister Andrew Holness is pleading with the Parliamentary Opposition for the consensus he says is necessary to address the nation’s crime problem.  The...

Parliament Votes To Extend SOE In St. Andrew South

Parliamentarians have again voted to extend the State of Public Emergency in the St Andrew South Police Division for another 90 days. Forty-six Members of Parliament...

Tempers Flared As No Winner Declared in JLP’s Hanover Western Selection Exercise

Tempers flared among Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, delegates in Hanover Western yesterday following declaration by General Secretary of the party Dr Horace Chang that there...

MP Everald Warmington To Retire From Politics

Member of Parliament for South West St. Catherine, Everald Warmington has announced that his retirement from politics is imminent. Mr. Warmington made the announcement...

PNP President Appoints Natalie Neita To Top Post

The Peoples’ National Party, PNP, has elected Member of Parliament for North Central St. Catherine, Natalie Neita as Deputy General Secretary, of the 81 year-old...

Kerensia Morrison

Morrison Backs Call For Dog Owners To Face Tough Sanctions

Government Senator, Kerensia Morrison, is supporting a recommendation by Justice Minister, Delroy Chuck for the law to prescribe sanctions for owners whose dogs attack...

At UN, PM Holness Calls For More Resources To Implement 2030 SDGs

Prime Minister, Andrew Holness says there’s a pressing need to mobilise increased capital to assist in the implementation of the United Nation’s sustainable...