Prime Minister and People’s National Party President, Portia Simpson Miller, is to address a range of issues as she delivers the key note address at the annual constituency conference in North West St. Ann today.

The Prime Minister was on Friday criticized by the opposition Jamaica Labour Party, JLP, for her silence on the brutal killing of Mario Deane while he was in Police custody.

Mr. Deane’s killing has generated widespread national outrage.

Mrs. Simpson Miller is set to address comrades at approximate 5:00 this afternoon.
It’s understood she’s will address the issue.

Member of Parliament for the area, Dr. Dayton Campbell says Mrs. Simpson Miller will be among several speakers.

Dayton Campbell, Member of Parliament for North West St. Ann speaking with Nationwide News.

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