Author Archive: Stephanie Hamilton

CDA and OCR move to sensitise Jamaica on child abuse
The Child Development Agency, CDA and the Office of the Children’s Registry OCR, staged a march yesterday (May 18) in Half Way St
$190 mill contract signed to construct modern administrative building in Portmore
Local Government Minister Desmond Mckenzie, has signed a $190 million contract to construct a modern administrative building for the
Classes suspended today at Muschette High School
Classes have been suspended for today (May 18) at the Muschettte High School in Wakefield, Trelawny, due to flooding in the community
Funds to be reallocated to deal with infrastructural damage
Prime Minister, Andrew Holness says, funds will have to be reallocated and the budget recast, as the government moves to deal with
Relief supplies to be airlifted to residents who remain marooned
Social Security Minister, Shahine Robinson, says relief supplies are to be airlifted to some residents, who remain cut-off, due to
Clean up exercise underway in Cave Valley
Cave Valley in St Ann is one of the areas hardest hit by flood rains, last weekend. Residents have been washing out debris and mud from
NWC restoration works continue-At least 5 parishes back in operation
The National Water Commission, NWC says systems in at least five parishes are now back in operation, following impact from days of
Flash Flood Warning Extended
The Meteorological Service has continued the Flash Flood Warning for low-lying and flood-prone areas of St. Ann, St. Mary, Portland,