Author Archive: Donique Weston

Former Cabinet Minister Douglas Vaz has died
Former Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Member of Parliament and Cabinet Minister Douglas Vaz has died.   Reports are that Mr. Vaz, who
St. James mother arrested after two children die in fire
The Montego Bay police have commenced a probe into the circumstances surrounding a fire that claimed the lives of two children at their
Government signs agreement to build 1,650 homes in St. Catherine
A joint venture agreement involving the China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), the Housing Authority of Jamaica (HAJ) and the
Former PM PJ Patterson to undergo surgery following motor vehicle accident
Former Prime Minister PJ Patterson is to undergo surgery tomorrow.   Mr. Patterson was involved in a motor vehicle accident at his
St. James, Hanover and Westmoreland see 35% reduction in murders under SOE
Prime Minister Andrew Holness is reporting that there has been a 35% reduction in murders across St. James, Hanover, and Westmoreland,
Country’s leaders to stage summit on crime management
Prime Minister Andrew Holness, the leader of the Opposition and several civil society stakeholders will meet on Thursday to address
Ministry reviewing use of vaping devices in Jamaica
The Health Minister says the Ministry is aware of rising concerns surrounding the use of e-cigarettes and vapes in the country.  
Health Ministry halts importation of Zantac and other ranitidine products
The Health and Wellness Ministry has halted all imports of Zantac and other ranitidine products, amidst a probe into reports that the