Rocky life in Rockfort - Gunmen have east Kingston PNP stronghold under siege
Jamaica Gleaner

Lottery scamming and an influx of illegal guns have been identified as the main catalysts behind two deadly gang feuds in the east Kingston community of Rockfort.The gangsters have left residents of the People's National...

PNP in a pickle - Comrades draw battle lines as fight - for South West St Andrew heats up
Jamaica Gleaner

A last-ditch effort by the campaign team of councillor for the Payne Land division, Audrey Smith-Facey, to avoid a run-off with Angela Brown Burke, councillor for the Norman Gardens division, for the right to represent...

The PNP is all convenient rhetoric and fantastical chatter
Jamaica Observer

Proverb: Yuh shake man han, but yuh no shake him heartTranslation: You can shake a man's hand, but you cannot shake his heart.Explanation: It is impossible to detect what a person has in his mind toward you through mere...

The PM cannot be tiptoeing
Jamaica Observer

What is the vision of our current prime minister? What significant impact does he want to make on Jamaica? What legacy does he desire to leave? Does anyone know?I remember him opening his innings at the wicket with...

Celebrating two milestones
Jamaica Observer

It was a celebration with a difference for two senior Westmoreland natives who achieved milestones recently.Bethune “Betty” S Palmer ushered in her 80th birthday, while celebrating 55 years of marriage with...

US politician ready to fight for Jamaica, Caribbean
Jamaica Observer

A senior American politician has vowed to assist Caribbean islands, as correspondent banks withdraw their services from financial sectors regionally.Congresswoman Maxine Waters, the co-chair of the Congressional Caribbean...

Why Kill Lotoya?
Jamaica Observer

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — It's a question that is tormenting family members and friends. Why, they ask, would anyone have chosen to kill, even hurt, Lotoya Williamson?The hotel sales representative, native of...

Did Barham threaten others with his gun?
Jamaica Observer

SANTA CRUZ, St Elizabeth — In the aftermath of last Monday's shooting at the heart of this south-central Jamaica town, there are persistent reports that businessman/ex-politician Warrenton Barham, who police said...

Pm Meets Japanese Volunteers
Jamaica Observer

Prime Minister Andrew Holness greets volunteers of the Japan International Cooperation Agency at Jamaica House for the 30th anniversary for volunteering in Jamaica. The Government of Japan's Overseas Cooperation of...

Tension-filled PNP council approves internal election for Portia's constituency
Jamaica Gleaner

The National Executive Council of the People's National Party (PNP) has unanimously passed a resolution for the holding of a selection conference to determine the candidate to replace Portia Simpson Miller in the St...

Battle line drawn, Lisa Hanna backs Audrey
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Member of Parliament for St Ann South Eastern and former Youth and Culture Minister Lisa Hanna has thrown her support behind Councillor for the Payne Land Division, Audrey Smith-Facey, who is...

Former PM Simpson Miller bows out of politics
Montserrat Reporter

By STAFF WRITER   KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jun 28, CMC – Former prime minister Portia Simpson Miller has told legislators that they owe it to themselves to do what is best for Jamaica as Prime Minister Andrew Holness...

PM to discuss social intervention programmes for special zones
Jamaica Gleaner

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says he’s to convene a meeting with Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Agencies to ensure that the necessary structures and support are in place for social intervention and development...

Karl Blake out ... Councillor not in clash for Portia’s seat
Jamaica Gleaner

The People’s National Party (PNP) General Secretary Julian Robinson says Karl Blake, the Greenwich Town division councillor, has indicated that he will not be seeking selection as the electoral candidate to succeed...

Crawford takes eyes off Portia's seat
Jamaica Star

Amid tension in South West St Andrew as persons jostle to replace Portia Simpson Miller as Member of Parliament, Damion Crawford has pulled out of contention, saying his role in the People's National Party (PNP) is to...

Special zones Bill probably won't work, but...
Jamaica Observer

After decades of accusations of being soft on crime, the Jamaican Government has finally decided to try something different. They realised that the age-old ideas and strategies, which were downright failures for P J...

Holness to meet senior civil servants on crime Bill provisions
Jamaica Observer

PRIME Minister Andrew Holness is to meet with all permanent secretaries and heads of government agencies in preparation for the implementation of the new Law Reform (Zones of Special Operations) (Special Community...

PNP selection conference July 30 for Portia's seat
Jamaica Observer

THE executive committee of the Opposition People's National Party (PNP) will be recommending to its National Executive Council (NEC) this weekend that a selection conference be convened on Sunday, July 30 to select a...

Senate approves Integrity Commission Bill
Jamaica Observer

THE Senate yesterday approved the Integrity Commission Bill, more than five years after an advisory committee was appointed to explore the creation of a single anti-corruption body for Jamaica's public sector.The Bill,...

Bolt, Mills honoured at glittering London dinner
Jamaica Gleaner

A host of British sports stars, politicians, business leaders and ardent fans were in attendance inside the ballroom of the Dorchester Hotel in London's Park Lane on Sunday, July 16 as The Voice newspaper UK and the...

Alpha Institute starts recruitment drive
Jamaica Gleaner

The Alpha Institute has embarked on a recruitment drive to engage and provide skills training to at-risk youth of inner-city communities in Kingston, with the aim of empowering them to acquire marketable skills and become...

PNP executive proposes selection conference for Portia's successor
Jamaica Gleaner

The executive of the People's National Party (PNP) has proposed a selection conference on July 30 to determine the candidate for the St Andrew South Western constituency left vacant by Portia Simpson Miller's...

Senate gives OK to single anti-corruption agency
Jamaica Gleaner

A single anti-corruption agency with powers to investigate and prosecute is closer to being established as an almost decade-long push got Senate approval this afternoon. The Integrity Commission bill was approved with 103...

National security council meet on special zones
Jamaica Gleaner

Chairman of the National Security Council, Prime Minister Andrew Holness, began meeting at 10 o’clock this morning with members of the council following yesterday’s enactment of the Zones of Special Operations...

‘Service excellence trumps everything else’, Bahamahost graduates told
Nassau Guardian

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – Bahamahost held a graduation ceremony for 415 persons from Bahamas Immigration, Treasure Bay Casino, public service drivers, Bishop Michael Eldon High School, Sunland Baptist Academy, Grand...

HOLNESS: Strong confidence in economy
Nation News

KINGSTON – Prime Minister Andrew Holness says there is strong confidence in the economy from the business community and the rest of the country. He noted this “unyielding strength of confidence” has...

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