Month: February 2017

diGJamaica’s Top 10 Takeaways from the PSOJ Social Media Business Conference 2017

On February 28, 2017, the Private Sector Organisation of Jamaica (PSOJ) hosted its first Social Media Business Conference at the Worthington, Spanish Court hotel in Jamaica. The venue was full to capacity with attendees from all levels of business and

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell INDECOM concerned about increase in police killings Almost 50 killed in road crashes since Jan Main witness called back in ‘Death Squad’ trial Typical Jamaican diet wrong Most Clarendon crimes committed by under-29s BOJ adjusts

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell Child porn producer in court today #MoravianSexScandal: Synod postponed Coffee Board axes lawyer Pipe along Mandela Highway broken PNP disappointed with Govt performance Air BnB brings 30,000+ to Ja 1. Child porn producer in court today

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Five Faces of Romain Virgo

Since his arrival on the professional music scene in 2006, Romain Virgo has become a Jamaican household name synonymous with a unique, soulful, lover’s rock sound. He has solidified his place as a reggae star locally and internationally, and many

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Reggae’s Sweetheart: 10 Fun Facts About Romain Virgo

His rise to stardom after winning the Digicel Rising Stars competition in 2006 has been a very astronomical and very public affair, yet somehow, reggae crooner and heartthrob Romain Virgo has managed to take it all in stride, with a poise

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell Rough first year with Holness at helm Hannah threatened by Kartel fans Dalley knew of faulty fume-spewing AC? Labour ministry must pay blind man Solicitor General tells court to uphold ruling against public defender joining

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Virtuous: 15 Reggae Songs Celebrating Women

Reggae speaks the language of love, and, of course, women are usually a central theme in many of the songs. Whether she is an empress, queen, royal, or a natural beauty, leave it to the reggae lyricists to find the

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Untold Stories: 10 Times Buju Banton’s Lyrics Spoke The People’s Truth

Reggae has long been heralded as the people’s music, depicting the day-to-day experiences of the populace. In particular, reggae music has provided a place of communal solace –  a place for collective commiseration and expression of the struggles and strivings of a

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6 Things You Need To Know Today

Your news in a nutshell Illegals welcome What pork glut? INDECOM gave witness ‘pointers’ Three found guilty of Valentine’s Day killing Unimpressive crime plan – Lewin Agricultural Credit Board to be dissolved 1. Illegals welcome Lawless Jamaicans living in the

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#Playlist: 10 Socially Conscious Songs By Buju Banton

Buju Banton is one of the most loved Jamaican sons of reggae. His music, especially his work on his ‘Til Shiloh album and onwards, has often been likened to Bob Marley’s, and is said to have a similar depth and

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