The Royal Caribbean Cruise liner that has over a 1000 Jamaican’s onboard is trying to bully the Jamaican state into accepting them potentially costing taxpayers hundreds of millions of dollars to place them in Quarantine for two weeks. The Captain who has not gotten any clearance to take the Jamaican’s […]
Comfortable rooms, on time meals, lots of food, pleasant and professional staff, are some of the descriptions repeated by individuals quarantined at the Jewels Paradise Cove Hotel in this north eastern Jamaica parish. Junior M and Monique L are strangers who met on the bus that transported them from the […]
THE WAY is now clear for the Government to begin the legal process of seeking to take possession of properties and other assets valued at more than $220 million that have been traced to former Manchester Parish Council official Sanja Elliott. Already, the properties and assets, which include an apartment […]
Five of seven defendants in the $400-million Manchester Municipal Corporation fraud case, were this afternoon found guilty in the Manchester Parish Court. Senior employees at the corporation Sanja Elliot, David Harris, Kendale Roberts and Dwayne Sibbles were convicted of conspiracy to defraud the local government authority. They were also found […]
To ease the burden on remittance agencies disbursing CARE payments, the Andrew Holness led administration have established a collection location at the National Arena. The space allows for proper social distancing as recipients queue. This comes in the wake of long lines at remittance agencies across the Island as thousands […]
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Senator Kamina Johnson-Smith has come out swinging against critics over a decision not to allow media entities to accost Jamaican’s returning home under the Government’s controlled re-entry policy. Minister Johnson writing on her Official Twitter account took the media to tasked asking if it […]
Foreign Affairs Minister, Senator Kamina Johnson Smith, says the Government of Jamaica stands ready to respond to any potential lawsuit which may arise from the delayed re-entry of Jamaicans. The attorney representing a number of Jamaicans who wanted to return home, Jennifer Housen, has raised the possibility of the Government […]
Sections of St. Mary comprising of Enfield, Dover and Annotto Bay are now under a 14-day Quarantine from Today, Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 6am to Thursday, May 21, ending at 6am.