Author Archive: Donique Weston

Tributes pour in for JLP Member of Parliament Dr Neville Gallimore
Tributes have been pouring in for former government minister and Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Member of Parliament, Dr. Neville Gallimore
Deportation flight carrying 28 Jamaicans arrive; two more repatriation flights expected this weekend
A deportation flight carrying some 28 Jamaicans from the United States arrived on the island this morning (May 28).   Minister
Royal Caribbean workers coming home today
The government has granted permission for Royal Caribbean cruise line’s Adventure of the Seas to dock in Falmouth, Trelawny at
Cruise vessel repatriating 1,044 Jamaicans still awaiting clearance from gov’t
More than a thousand Jamaican ship workers aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise line’s ‘Adventure of the Seas’ vessel, have been left
Churches to re-open for in-house services this weekend
The government has outlined strict guidelines under which church services are to be conducted over the next two weeks.   Prime
COVID-19 cases climb to 488
The country’s confirmed COVID-19 case tally has climbed to 488.   This after the National Influenza Centre and the National
Health Ministry to seek additional funding from gov’t for COVID-19 response
The Health Ministry has spent almost all its $2.8 billion dollar budget for the coronavirus response and will be seeking additional
Jamaica records 8th COVID-19 death
Jamaica has recorded its 8th coronavirus related death.   In a statement last evening, the Health Ministry revealed that the