Holness Condemns Political Violence

Opposition Leader, Andrew Holness, is condemning supporters of political parties who engage in violence.

Mr. Holness made the comments yesterday while on a tour of Newlands in East Central St. Catherine where a woman and a man, linked to both the PNP and JLP, were killed in separate incidents on Tuesday evening.

Mr. Holness encouraged his supporters to report all cases of political violence.

In posts on the popular micro-blogging site; Twitter, Holness said “Let us remove all those flags and replace them with Jamaican flags. I am calling on the Prime Minister to let us walk together through volatile communities to show Jamaca that we are for a new politics. Let us together Prime Minister move our politics in a new direction. A new direction not for our benefit but for the future generation.”