Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Senate soon to consider motion for parrot fish closed season
A motion for a closed season for parrot fish is expected to come before the senate in short order.   That’s according to
Grange calls on UNESCO to advance a global priority plans for SID’s
  Culture Minister Olivia Grange has called on the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to
Govt will not allow southern coastal highway project to be taken over by criminals
Prime Minister Andrew Holness has warned that government will not allow the southern coastal highway improvement project to be taken
JTA: teacher attacked by pit bull dogs recovering well
The Jamaica Teachers Association (JTA) says it has been getting a good response to appeals for help and support, for the teacher who
Call made for citizens to change bad waste management culture
As the government seeks to improve waste collection across the country, Senator Matthew Samuda is calling for a cultural change in the
Senator Samuda not in support of delaying Styrofoam ban
Government senator Matthew Samuda says the government will not delay the impending ban on styrofoam, as this would be a retrograde step
Police officers found guilty of murder, manslaughter
Police constables Christobel Smith and Garrett Davis were found guilty for the offences of manslaughter and murder respectively in the
Sandy gully, North gully to be cleaned under national mitigation programme
The government will focus on the clearing of some gullies as part of its national mitigation sanitation programme.   Over one