Education Minister Ruel Reid is out!

Education Minister Ruel Reid is out!

BREAKING NEWS FROM THE LBC NEWS CENTER. Education Minister Ruel Reid has resigned. In a release from the Office of the Prime Minister a short while ago says Mr. Reid resignation comes More »

More Houses coming for the indigent

More Houses coming for the indigent

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday said the government will be rolling out a project aimed at providing proper homes for the less fortunate in the country. The revelation came while the Prime More »

Holness dazzles with NHT goodies

Holness dazzles with NHT goodies

Prime Minister Andrew Holness laid out a wraft of rate reductions across the board for National Housing Trust (NHT) beneficiaries, this afternoon in his contribution to the Budget debate. He said that More »

PNP must instruct Crawford to apologise, says Chang

PNP must instruct Crawford to apologise, says Chang

The governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) is calling on the leadership of the PNP to instruct its candidate for East Portland, Damion Crawford, to withdraw and apologize for the condescending, inflammatory, classist, More »

14 Billion Dollars worth of goodies

14 Billion Dollars worth of goodies

Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke yesterday created a stir in the country when he announced that the Government was “giving back” $14 billion to taxpayers. Dr Clarke, in his first full budget debate More »

Education Minister Ruel Reid is out!

BREAKING NEWS FROM THE LBC NEWS CENTER. Education Minister Ruel Reid has resigned. In a release from the Office of the Prime Minister a short while ago says Mr. Reid resignation comes in the wake of a meeting with the

More Houses coming for the indigent

Prime Minister Andrew Holness yesterday said the government will be rolling out a project aimed at providing proper homes for the less fortunate in the country. The revelation came while the Prime Minister was making his contribution to the budget

Holness dazzles with NHT goodies

Prime Minister Andrew Holness laid out a wraft of rate reductions across the board for National Housing Trust (NHT) beneficiaries, this afternoon in his contribution to the Budget debate. He said that in keeping with market trends of declining interest

PNP must instruct Crawford to apologise, says Chang

The governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) is calling on the leadership of the PNP to instruct its candidate for East Portland, Damion Crawford, to withdraw and apologize for the condescending, inflammatory, classist, racist and sexist comments he made recently on

14 Billion Dollars worth of goodies

Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke yesterday created a stir in the country when he announced that the Government was “giving back” $14 billion to taxpayers. Dr Clarke, in his first full budget debate since assuming the position in March last year,

Government poverty reduction program gets almost 200% boost in financing

As the Andrew Holness led Government moves to further reduce poverty, which is already at historic lows, the government will be pumping more money into it’s poverty reduction program to the tune of 558 million dollars, up from 349 million

Over 700 Million allocated for Rural Water Supply improvement

The government will be allocating 795 million dollars to improve water supply in Rural areas through the Rural Water Supply Limited to implement their projects aimed at bringing water to areas without or those that needs improvement. That’s the word

Damion Goat math doesn’t add up

Recently Damion Crawford the PNP standard bearer in East Portland made a proposal to buy Goats to give to his constituents instead of book vouchers. Yes he said that! Since then it has come under a little scrutiny. Now Crawford