Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Edu Min sends trauma team to Rhodes Hall High following murder of bus driver
A trauma management team from the Ministry of Education’s Region 4 office will visit the Rhodes Hall high school in Hanover next
Mandeville hospital patient among persons isolated and quarantined
Chief Medical Officer Dr. Jacqueline Bisasor McKenzie has confirmed that a patient has been isolated at the Mandeville regional
Jamaica restricts travel from 4 more countries amid Covid 19 spread
Four more countries are to be added to Jamaica’s travel restriction list, in an effort to prevent the entry of the corona virus.  
Edu Min says PEP exams went well
The education ministry says reports from across its six regions indicate that the overall administration of the Primary Exit Profiles
Missing St Mary girl found dead
The Education ministry says it will continue to provide grief counselling support to the family of a grade four student who died after
PIOJ: trade will be impacted by Coronavirus
Amidst growing concerns that the novel corona-virus, now officially named covid-19, will impact Jamaica’s economy, Director General of
Tourism Ministry supports action of health officials to deny cruise ship entry to Ocho Rios
Senior Strategist in the Ministry of Tourism, Delano Seiveright, says the tourism ministry fully supports the actions of the health
Tour operators disappointed but understanding of safety risk, after cruise ship denied entry to Ocho Rios
Dozens of tour operators and craft vendors in Ocho Rios, St. Ann, were left disappointed this morning after cruise passengers were