Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Persons facing vulnerability due to Covid restrictions urged to call Bureau of Gender Affairs
The Bureau of Gender affairs says two hotlines are available for persons who are facing increased vulnerability due to restricted
Jamaica now has 58 Covid cases
Jamaica’s confirmed coronavirus cases tally has climbed to 58.   According to a statement from the Health Ministry, the
Reid and Pinnock denied appeal
The Appeal Court has refused an application brought by former Education Minister, Ruel Reid, and Caribbean Maritime University
Vybz Kartel et al may get reduced sentences
Despite losing the appeal to overturn their murder convictions, dancehall entertainer, Vybz Kartel and his three co-accused could see
Doctor warns against using home remedies for Covid 19
As the nation battles Covid-19, People’s National Party member, and former Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, is
Ports remain closed, Cornpiece still quarantined, gas stations close by 8pm
Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that sea and air ports will remain closed to incoming passenger traffic for an additional
Travellers who failed to report to Health ministry and self-quarantine face charges
Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the government is intensifying door to door searches for persons who came into the island between
Confirmed Covid 19 cases climb to 53
Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton says Jamaica has confirmed 6 additional cases of Covid-19 in the past 48 hours.   This