Opposition a no show at partnership signing

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POLITICAL differences between the Government and the Opposition over recent developments spilled over into yesterday’s much-anticipated signing of a new social contract protocol — the Partnership for a Prosperous Jamaica — at King’s House. The absence of People’s National Party (PNP) representatives, including Leader of the Opposition Portia Simpson Miller, […]

The pettiness of the old and dying PNP

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EDITORIAL. Vocabulary.com states this about the word prosperous. The adjective prosperous often describes a person or a person’s future, but it can apply to anything that’s experiencing growth and success. Prosperous derives from the Latin word prosperus, meaning “doing well.” Great pronouns of this happy word include golden, well-heeled, flourishing,and […]

Audley Gordon appointed head of NSWMA

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Board of Directors of the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) has appointed Audley Gordon to the position of executive director for the Authority effective Monday. Gordon was previously employed to the NSWMA in the position of chief technical officer, where he has demonstrated an ability […]

A New World Order, Can Jamaica Cope?

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EDITORIAL. Conspiracy theorist love to blame everything that is happening in the world on the New World Order and the rich and powerful that is trying to bring it to pass. Much of that is pure nonsense. When people cannot find answers or explanations to certain events that is the […]

Comrades at war

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A quarrel has broken out between People’s National Party (PNP) supporters loyal to President Portia Simpson Miller and others supporting St Ann South East Member of Parliament Lisa Hanna. The factions are gathered in different areas of the Cedar Grove Academy in St Catherine where the PNP’s National Executive Council […]