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.
The Government is contemplating the reopening of community bars to allow some form of continued economic activity during the COVID-19 outbreak. Prime Minister Andrew Holness made the announcement last evening in the House of Representatives. However, he says it will not be business as usual for bar operators. Mr. Holness […]
The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) through the Ministry of National Security got 64 retrofitted L200 Mitsubishi Sporteros (pick up trucks),under its Project Rebuild Overhaul and Construct (P-R.O.C). The vehicles will significantly boost the resources of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) during this challenging time. #
The UK Privy Council has dismissed an appeal by the Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM into whether it has the power to arrest and prosecute members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force. INDECOM was seeking to have the ruling by the Court of Appeal in Jamaica quashed. It says the Act […]
A motorist has found himself in hot water after he reportedly breached a curfew order, ran a red light and allegedly ignored a warning from the police commissioner who he later led on a high-speed chase through sections of Kingston. The incident ended with the police commissioner and another senior cop chasing down and later […]
The Government has added construction workers and fishermen to the list of exempted workers under the current COVID19 restrictions. Prime Minister Holness made the disclosure in the House yesterday. He says the construction sector is an area where economic activity should be allowed to continue. The Prime Minister says general […]