Author Archive: Myesha Broadie

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
Shortage of hand sanitizers and Lysol disinfecting spray at some supermarkets and pharmacies
Checks with several supermarkets and pharmacies have revealed a shortage of hand sanitizers and Lysol disinfecting spray. There has
Education Min. says no advisory issued for parents to remove children from the schools amid Covid-19 concerns
Amid concerns by parents over the local spread of Covid-19 in schools, the Ministry of Education says, no advisory has been issued for
US Embassy aware of Covid-19 case related to an employee; routine services suspended
The US Embassy in Kingston says it is aware of reports of a Covid-19 case related to an employee, however due to privacy concerns, it
Second confirmed imported case of Covid-19 in Jamaica
Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton has confirmed a second case of the Corona virus Covid-19 in the island. The Health Minister
Junction main road in St. Mary, impassable
The Junction main road in St. Mary, is impassable The National Works Agency, NWA said the roadway is flooded in the Broadgate