Author Archive: Patrice Walters

“Mother of All Bandulu”: Bunting on used cars for cops
Opposition Spokesman on National Security, Peter Bunting, has labelled the government’s procurement of used cars for the police
Jamaican woman now oldest person in world
The new ‘oldest living person in the world’ is a Jamaican centenarian woman living in Trelawney. Violet Brown – who
St Ann police urge citizens to resolve disputes amicably
The St. Ann police are again urging citizens to find more amicable means of resolving disputes, instead of violence. This after a man
JUTC dedicated bus lane to be discontinued
The Jamaica Urban Transit Company’s, dedicated bus lane from Spanish Town to Kingston will be discontinued, effective next Thursday,
OCA warns parents and children about deadly Blue Whale Challenge social media game
Children’s Advocate, Diahann Gordon Harrison, is warning Jamaican parents to observe if there is a change in the behaviour of
Romanian national arrested for ATM scam, others being sought
Customers of some prominent banks in the island, have fallen victim to an ATM scam, being carried-out allegedly by Romanian nationals.
Opposition PNP calls for 1 month delay in implementation of property tax
The Opposition PNP is calling for a one month delay, in the implementation of the new property tax. In responding on behalf of the
Govt makes changes to property tax regime
The government has announced a progressive tax regime, which will see a reduction in 8 bands of property taxes, ranging from 0.5