PNP at war in Southwest St. Elizabeth


LBC NEWS has learnt that there is a PNP feud developing in Southwest St Elizabeth over the lost of Parish Council to the resurgent Jamaica Labour Party, as Dorothy Buchanan took to social media to blast a well known PNP activist publicly. Dorothy Buchanan is a Former Councillor for  Brompton […]

10000 youths to be trained


Some 10,000 low-income, vulnerable Jamaican young people are to be trained to fill in-demand occupations in the country under the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)-implemented New Opportunities for Employment (NEO) project, which was launched in Jamaica two Fridays ago at King’s House. NEO is a broad partnership in which businesses, governments […]

A New Day for Local Government


EDITORIAL. Its done and dusted. The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has won the Local Government Elections, taking Nine of Fourteen Councils including the Prized KSAC. The People`s National Party (PNP) had all Fourteen previously.  As expected, the JLP is in celebration mode, and why not, they deserve it. They now […]

Holness gets call from Pence.


Jamaica House is reporting that Prime Minister Andrew Holness today (December 1) received a telephone call from Vice President-Elect of the United States of America, Governor Mike Pence. The Prime Minister congratulated Governor Pence on his administration’s election to the Presidency of the United States. Both Prime Minister Holness and […]

PNP at war as Paul Burke says Lisa is a Liar


The bitter war between General Secretary of the People’s National (PNP) Party Paul Burke and the former Region One chairman in the PNP hierarchy, Lisa Hanna, has picked up steam, with comments made on the public airwaves yesterday by the latter. Yesterday, Hanna, among other claims, publicly admitted that the […]