Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Government implements more measures to address St Elizabeth water woes
The government has initiated several measures aimed at helping to alleviate the water problems faced by residents in some sections of
JISCO to assist residents with getting land titles
The management of the Jisco Alpart bauxite company in St. Elizabeth will be working to provide more than 1,200 persons with titles for
Revised Bernard Lodge master plan increases land size for agri use
The revised greater Bernard Lodge development master plan has increased the allocation of land that will be used for agricultural
JTA issues ultimatum to Govt. regarding violence against teachers, students
The Jamaica teachers association has expressed concern about the increase in violence in the country.   The JTA states that this
Residents accept compensation offer from Jisco/ Alpart
Residents of communities affected by the dust nuisance from the Jisco/ Alpart mud lake in St. Elizabeth have accepted a second
Two Jamaicans taken off UK deportation list
Two Jamaicans who were facing deportation from the United Kingdom had their names removed from a mass deportation list, today.  
Opposition calls for quarantine facility in Western area
The parliamentary opposition wants the government to activate a quarantine area in western Jamaica urgently, as it is a major gateway
Quarantined person moved into isolation due to elevated temperature
One person, a Jamaican who had been quarantined after returning from China, has been moved into isolation due to an elevated