Author Archive: Stephanie Hamilton

Robbery attempt leaves one man dead
A man is dead and two others left nursing gunshot wounds following a robbery attempt on a bus this morning. Dead is 23-year-old
Government to assist 5 public hospitals
Government, through a private entity, will be assessing the capacity needs of five public hospitals to provide resources for expansion
Port Maria a mess-Desmond Mckenzie
Local Government Minister Desmond Mckenzie says Port Maria in St Mary is an important rural town, with links to the corporate area, but
JUTC to deal with over staffing
The state run bus company, the Jamaica Urban Transit Company, is undertaking a Rationalization Programme to deal with over staffing.
Five Escapees from Linstead Lock up still on the run
Five of six prisoners who escaped from Linstead Lock up in St Catherine this morning remain on the run. The sixth prisoner, who was
INDECOM probes fatal shooting of 2 alleged gangsters
The Independent Commission of Investigations, INDECOM is probing the fatal shooting of two alleged gangsters by the police in separate
Curfew still in effect for Tortola weeks after Hurricane Irma
A Jamaican national residing in Tortola in the British Virgin Islands says a curfew imposed on the island, after a high level of
Flash Flood Watch Discontinued
The Met Office has discontinued the Flash Flood Watch for low-lying and flood-prone areas of all parishes effective immediately.