Author Archive: Patrice Walters

Traffic police continue investigations into Germaine Mason accident
Head of the police traffic division Senior Superintendent Calvin Allen says investigations are continuing into the circumstances
Less oil coming from Venezuela
Jamaica is receiving significantly less oil from Venezuela under the Petrocaribe agreement. Foreign Affairs Minister, Kamina Johnson
Tesha Miller released from police custody
Reputed leader of the Clansman Gang Tesha Miller has been released from custody without charge. Miller was released a short while ago
Government to review fines, following outrage after Tesha Miller fined $100
The government is to review all the fines, on the books over the next few months. The issue of the fines charged by the courts came up
Explosion at Riu hotel in Montego Bay leaves one worker dead, 4 injured
One staff member is dead, while 4 others were injured following an explosion in the main boiler room, at the Riu Reggae Hotel in
Tesha Miller remains in custody even after paying $100 fine
Alleged gang leader Tesha Miller, remains in police custody, despite pleading guilty and paying a fine. His attorney, Bert Samuels, has
Another Romanian ATM scammer arrested
Another Romanian national and a Jamaican, were nabbed at an ATM in Kingston, in relation to a multi-million dollar ATM scam. Head of
IMF concludes first review under SBA
Jamaica has passed the first review, under the Stand-By Arrangement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The IMF says program