JFJ calls for more authority to be given to government bodies, as the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

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Energy Minister Daryl Vaz says JPS’ intention to resume disconnection of electricity after August 15, is unrealistic 

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

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Crucial meeting of key JPS stakeholders scheduled for Friday to discuss progress and plans for full restoration of electricity

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

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Estimate of damage to Agriculture Sector arising from Beryl climbs to $6.5B

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

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$1.3B allocated for eradication of mosquito breeding sites and bulky waste removal across the island

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

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Sentencing of Omar Collymore and co-convicts for his wife’s murder, delayed again

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

Read More

Solomonic Productions revamp Bunny Wailer’s archive

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

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The opening ceremony for the Paris Olympics is facing the risk of being disrupted

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

Read More

Love Iyah 78 for Nana Rita Marley

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

Read More

Akeem Jordan replaces injured Jeremiah Louis in West Indies for third Test against England

As the process to transform Jamaica into a Republic continues, a call is being made for more authority to be given to some government bodies, such as the Office of the Public Defender.   

Executive Director of Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) Mickel Jackson, made the call at the St. James Lay Magistrate Association’s annual general meeting. 

According to Ms. Jackson, some government institutions do not receive enough support. 

She highlighted the Office of the Public Defender, which she said has limited resources and authority.  

She added that the conversation about reforming the constitution should not only be about Jamaica having a President.

According to her, it should also be about public institutions and the power they will have. 

Read More