“When Your Opponent is Falling, Step Out of the Way” – PM Jabs PNP on $1.6-billion RADA Claim


Prime Minister Holness took a jab at Opposition Leader, Dr. Peter Phillips who’s been facing backlash for alleging that there’s a massive $1.6-billion rip off scheme in St. Thomas perpetrated by the Rural Agricultural Development Authority, RADA.

Prime Minister Holness says he’s committed to strengthening the framework in Jamaica to deal with corruption which he says has been a challenge.

Prime Minister Holness was asked whether a General Election will be held next year following the successful staging of the JLP’s annual conference on Sunday.

Prime Minister Andrew Holness.

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.

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