Author Archive: Myesha Broadie

JPS Load shedding due to generation shortfall
Due to generation shortfall on the part of generating units, belonging to JPS and its Independent Power Producers, loadshedding is
Agriculture Ministry wants to see farmers planting more red peas
The Agriculture Ministry wants to see farmers planting more red peas. Data from the ministry show a drastic reduction in production
Police report marginal increase in murders so far this year
Police are reporting a marginal increase in murders so far this year, when compared with the similar period last year. One thousand one
Opposition wants Gov’t to engage retired health workers to tackle dengue crisis
The opposition wants the government to call out retired health workers as part of the strategy to address the dengue crisis. Spokesman
Spanish Town High School says there was no locking out of students last week
The Principal of the Spanish Town High School in St. Catherine, Dr. Ventley Brown, says there was no locking out of students last week.
Indecom says lack of cooperation from JCF affecting cases against police officers
Head of the Independent Commission of Investigations, Indecom, Terrence Williams says, a lack of cooperation from the Jamaica
Utech Staff Union and administration meet re payment of monies owed to lecturers
The President of the University of Technology, Jamaica Academic Staff Union, UTASU, Lebert Langley and the administration of the
PM intervenes in parliament as opp. questions Jamaica/Israel cyber security agreement
Prime Minister Andrew Holness had to intervene in Parliament today, (October 29) as some opposition members were relentless in their