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US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to visit Jamaica

The United States of America Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, will be visiting Jamaica in February. That’s the word from Prime Minister Andrew Holness official Facebook account, a short while ago. The Secretary will be in Jamaica to promote a

G2K slams PNP ten point crime plan as garbage

Generation 2000 (G2K) the young professional affiliate of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has reviewed the PNP’s anti-crime plan and highlighted the fact that the list of suggestions by the PNP are, by and large, a copy of measures that

Trump tried to fire Robert Mueller last June reports indicates

President Trump ordered the firing last June of Robert S. Mueller III, the special counsel overseeing the Russia investigation, according to four people told of the matter, but ultimately backed down after the White House counsel threatened to resign rather

The Jamaican Dollar could reach 116 to 1 US this year

The rate to purchase the US dollar with the Jamaican dollar peaked at J$131.31 and closed 2017 at J$125. Talk to a number of persons they will tell you to use the inflation differential with the US as the measure

We’ve got a suite of plans to fight crime declares Holness

As the Government grapples with a spiraling murder rate and calls from many quarters asking for a crime plan, Prime Minister,Andrew Holness, is assuring the country the Government has a suite of plans to address the crime problem. In a

Area Council Four backs State of Emergency

The Jamaica Labour Party’s (JLP) Area Council Four which encompasses the parishes of St. James, Trelawny, Hanover, Westmoreland and St. Elizabeth; yesterday welcomed the State of Public Emergency (SOE) that has been implemented in the parish of St. James. The

Not true! Former top cop Mark Shields comes out in support of the State of Emergency

Former Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mark Shields has slammed comments been circulated by persons on Social and traditional media platforms, that the State of Emergency now underway in St James was in response to a deadly shooting near the Sangster

About time! State of Emergency now in effect in St. James

A major military operation is now under way in St James. The details of the operation are not immediately available. However, it is in response to a surge in shootings and murders in the western parish. The latest incidents occurred