Author Archive: Shanice Gibbs

Health Ministry warns that stricter COVID-19 prevention measures could be imposed on western parishes
Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton has warned, that if the careless behaviour of persons in western parishes, especially
National Rapporteur says enhanced security measures in 2018/19 helped to disrupt human trafficking bases
The National Rapporteur on Trafficking in Persons is reporting that the enhanced security measures which were in place across the
Road Safety Council ramps up safety efforts for festive season as road crashes near 400
With the festive season fast approaching, Vice-Chairman of the National Road Safety Council, Dr. Lucien Jones says steps are being
Parliament approves Act to allow for the postponement of Local Government Elections up to February 2022
The Representation of the People Amendment Act, 2020, has been approved by the House of Representatives, allowing for the postponement
PM outlines proposed COVID measures to be imposed during yuletide season, final decision to be known by next week
The country will have to wait until next week to hear the Government’s final decisions regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Low turnout for first week of Education Ministry’s pilot face-to-face programme
Education Minister Fayval Williams has revealed that the turnout of students for the first week of the ministry’s pilot
Coffee exporters seeking to retain US$10M in exports to Japanese markets
The Jamaica Coffee Exporters Association is seeking to retain some USD$10 million in exports of Blue Mountain coffee to the Japanese
Pack of dogs maul 5-year-old boy leaving him severely wounded
A pack of dogs attacked a five-year-old boy in St. Dacre St. Ann leaving him severely wounded yesterday.   His mother says the