Author Archive: Myesha Broadie

MOE Statement: Delayed start to new school year
Given the spike in COVID-19 cases, it has now become necessary to delay the reopening of schools. We have consulted with the Ministry
Annotto Bay Hospital investigating sudden death of medical intern
JMDA President Dr. Elon Thompson.     The Annotto Bay Hospital in St. Mary is investigating the circumstances surrounding the
Toddler among three family members killed in accident in St. James
A toddler is among three family members killed in a fatal accident in St. James on Tuesday (August 11). They have been identified as
Jamaica records 18 new Covid-19 cases
Jamaica recorded 18 new cases of Covid-19 yesterday, (August 12). The new cases bring the island’s tally to 1065. They consist of nine
Jamaica records 14th Covid-19 death, 20 new cases recorded yesterday
Jamaica has recorded another Covid-19 related death, pushing the tally to fourteen. The deceased is a 37-year-old male from St.
Jamaica records 2 more Covid-19 related deaths
Two more persons have died from the Coronavirus, Covid-19 in the island. The new deaths which were recorded yesterday (August 2) are a
Five new Covid-19 cases recorded within the last 24 hours
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases recorded in Jamaica has moved up to 842. This, as five new cases were recorded in the last 24
JTA calls for apology from PM following statements about the standard of operation of some schools
The Jamaica Teachers Association, JTA has called for an apology from Prime Minister Andrew Holness, following statements about the