Author Archive: Donique Weston

Citizens converge on Gordon House to call for protection of Cockpit Country
Members of the Cockpit Country Coalition along with scores of concerned citizens assembled at the National Heroes Circle, in Kingston,
Gov’t unable to confirm timeline for PCJ closure
Energy Minister Fayval Williams says the closure of the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica (PCJ), will result in savings for Government
Education Ministry says no to finger-printing teachers to record attendance
The Government says teachers cannot be forced to provide biometric data to record school attendance.   Minister with
Remembering Hurricane Gilbert
Today (September 12), marks 31 years since Gilbert ravaged the country, making history, as the most dangerous hurricane to have ever
Three persons held in connection with the killing of six month old baby
The St. James police have arrested three persons in connection with their investigations into the murder of a 6-month-old baby girl in
PNP calls for independent review of Bernard Lodge development plans
Opposition leader Dr. Peter Phillips is calling for independent personnel to be appointed to conduct the review of the plans for the
Schools confiscate vaping devices to stave off health crisis
The National Council on Drug Abuse (NCDA) says schools have been confiscating vaping devices, otherwise known as e-cigarettes, in an
21 Jamaicans evacuated from hurricane-ravaged Abaco in the Bahamas
Twenty-one Jamaicans have been rescued from the Bahamas.   The Abaco and Grand Bahama islands were devastated by hurricane Dorian