Not Britain’s Idea to Bar Media – High Commissioner


High Commissioner Fritton says it was not Britain’s idea to bar the media from interviewing Prime Minister David Cameron on his visit to Jamaica

Information Minister Senator Sandrea Falconer and Communication Director at the Office of the Prime Minister, Huntley Medley had said provisions were not made for the media to be accommodated at the request of the UK Government.

But addressing a media briefing this morning, High Commissioner Fitton said the UK Government is not to be blamed.

Abka Fitz-Henley is a multiple award-winning journalist who is currently the Senior Reporter at Nationwide News Network (NNN). His primary areas of focus are Court, Crime and Parliamentary proceedings. Fitz-Henley was recently recognized in the regional celebrity magazine publication Panache as “The Breaking News Boss”. At 21 years of age, following his 1st year in media, Fitz-Henley was recognized with the Young Journalist of the year award from The Press Association of Jamaica and went on to cop one of the country’s highest recognized journalism prizes, the Journalist of the Year Award. He’s also been awarded the prestigious Corporate Jamaica Broilers Fairplay 1st place Award for investigative journalism and is the recipient of the Caribbean Blog Award for coverage of the infamous Kartel murder trial. Fitz-Henley is also the recipient of the PM Youth Award for Excellence. Over the years, he has appeared as a guest on the BBC World Service and BBC London.

One thought on “Not Britain’s Idea to Bar Media – High Commissioner

  1. brothermanne

    The PNP are even willing to be dishonest in their attempts to hide the glaring short comings of PSM. She cannot function with advisors and that is why media people are never allowed access to the PM. She knows nothing about anything and so her ignorance must be covered up.

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