Author Archive: Donique Weston

Manchester man charged for New Year’s Eve murder
The man who allegedly shot and killed a woman at their place of work in Mandeville, Manchester on New Year’s Eve, has been charged with
Earthquake rattles sections of the Corporate Area
A 3.0 magnitude earthquake rattled several sections of the Corporate Area this afternoon (January 2, 2020).   The earthquake unit
Firefighter is first road fatality for the New Year
The first road fatality was recorded for the New Year when a firefighter was killed in a traffic accident, last night.   He has
Police officers allegedly infected with tuberculosis while on duty; CMS says no TB at the Supreme Court
The Police Federation is investigating reports of the tuberculosis infection, which has left at least three members seeking medical
Finance Minister says economic growth for 2020/21 will return to levels above 1%
Finance Minister Dr. Nigel Clarke says the projection is for economic growth for the 2020/21 financial year to return to levels above
PM says gov’t is committed to improving facilities at Bustamante Hospital
Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the Bustamante Hospital for Children is not sufficient to address the demands of the country.  
Court denies Reid & Pinnock’s application for judicial review
Chief Justice Bryan Sykes has refused an application by former Education Minister Ruel Reid and president of the Caribbean Maritime
Adequate supply of ground provisions on the market, but expect slight increases in prices
Despite poor weather for much of the year leading up to the yuletide season, the Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS) is reporting that