Author Archive: Myesha Broadie

Scores of health care workers receive second dose of Covid-19 vaccine
Scores of health care workers across the island, who received their first dose of the Astrazeneca Covid-19 vaccine in March, got their
Finance Ministry allocates $189M towards new device for students aid programme
The Finance Ministry has allocated one hundred and eighty-nine million dollars, towards a new device for students aid programme, under
INDECOM concerned about reported altercations between police and civilians
The Independent Commission of Investigations, Indecom has expressed concern about reported altercations between police and civilians in
Police arrest alleged abuser of ward of the state
The Child Protection and Family Services Agency, CPFSA, has commended the police, for their swift action in arresting the alleged
Two 16 year olds among six persons charged in two separate cases of buggery in St. Ann
Two 16-year-olds are among six persons charged in two separate cases of buggery in St. Ann. The incidents which took place on April 26
Statistics show 4.3 percent increase in murders
Jamaica has recorded a 4.3 per cent increase in murders, as at Saturday May 1. This as 464 murders were recorded, 19 more than the 445
Thousands of students registered to sit exit exams
Despite the lingering Covid-19 pandemic which has impacted the learning process, thousands of students are registered to sit this
Jamaica records 107 new Covid-19 cases and 1 death
A 94-year-old St. Elizabeth woman is the latest Covid-19 related fatality. Her death pushes the Covid death toll to 794. There were 3