Author Archive: Donique Weston

Nurses Association receives seven buses to transport members
The Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ) has received seven buses to facilitate the transportation of nurses.   This, as taxi
PM denies being slow in reacting to COVID-19 pandemic
Prime Minister Andrew Holness has rejected claims from the opposition People’s National Party (PNP) that the Government was late
Jamaica could see major increase in COVID-19 cases, with a peak at 8 weeks after first case identified
Prime Minister Andrew Holness says Jamaica could see a major increase in cases of COVID -19, and a peak at 8 weeks, after the first
Citizens could face fines of 1 million JMD for breaching COVID-19 containment orders
  Citizens are being warned that failure to abide by the new orders effected by the government to help curb the spread of the
Restrictions on public gatherings, closure of bars and other measures to stem COVID-19 spread
A new hospital policy will see visitations being cut back to only one person, per day.   This is among a raft of measures being
Non-essential work to be completed from home as of tomorrow
  Effective tomorrow Wednesday, March 18, all non-essential work in the public and private sectors, should be done from home.
JPS puts contingency plan in place in light of COVID-19
Energy Minister, Fayval Williams says the island’s light and power company has implemented contingency measures to help mitigate
Suspension of schools due to COVID-19 not to be viewed as a holiday
Chief Executive officer of the National Parenting Commission, Kaysia Kerr, is reminding parents that the 14-day suspension of schools