Author Archive: Primrose Oliver

Decline in Grade Four Literacy/Numeracy – Ruel Reid
The ministry of education is reporting a fall in the grades for literacy and numeracy. Education Minister Ruel Reid says the national
Secondary Schools Get Funding From Education Ministry
The education ministry has disbursed $1.3 billion in funding for secondary schools. Education minister Ruel Reid says this is in
UWI Students to Get Financial Help By May 31
The education ministry is assuring final year University of the West Indies students that they will be allowed to sit their
Gov Partners With Facebook to Find Missing Children
The government has taken a major step to bring attention to missing children and facilitate their safe return through a partnership
New Police Commissioner Vows to Defend Officers
Newly installed commissioner of police, George Quallo has vowed to defend members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) in the fight
Montague Condemns Cop’s Killing
The minister of national security is condemning yesterday’s killing of Constable Leighton Hanson, who was assigned to the St.
Officer Shot in Kingston More Than 3 Months Ago Succumbs
A detective sergeant, who was shot in the head by criminals while on duty in January, has died in hospital. Dead is Dale Thompson. He
Ex-Lover Sets Estranged Girlfriend and Father Ablaze in St Bess
Detectives assigned to the St. Elizabeth Police Division are probing the circumstances surrounding the death of a man and the injuring