Author Archive: Primrose Oliver

Eight Including Ex-cop Extradited for Lottery Scamming
Eight people including an ex-policeman were extradited to the United States this morning, to face lottery scamming related charges.
Flood Victims in Clarendon Appeal for Help
At least 25 residents near Toll Gate in Clarendon are appealing for help after their houses were flooded following heavy rains. Patrick
NWA Teams Deployed to Flood Ravaged Parishes
Teams from the National Works Agency (NWA) are working to restore normality to several areas following reports of extensive flooding,
Several NWC Systems Impacted by Heavy Rains
The National Water Commission (N-W-C) says a number of its systems have been impacted by the heavy rains in several parishes. It says
JA and FCCA Collab on Cruise Shipping Impact Study
Jamaica and the Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) have been collaborating on an impact study of cruise operations in Jamaica,
Country’s Electricity to be Generated from Renewable Sources – Shaw
The Government is projecting that within two years, more than half of Jamaica’s electricity demand, totalling nearly 700 megawatts will
Big Ganja Bust in Downtown Kingston
Officers assigned to the Darling Street Police Station seized a quantity of ganja on a section of Beckford Street, downtown, Kingston
George Quallo Appointed New Police Commissioner
Deputy Commissioner George Fitzroy Quallo has been appointed the country’s next police commissioner. He takes up duties next