Tag: Auditor General Pamela Monroe Ellis

6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 14, 2016

Green Light For New Phone Firm – Holness Rejects OCG Recommendation, Grants Cellular Licence To Holding Company. The true beneficiaries of Jamaica’s third cellular licence remain under a cloud as the Government has admitted that in doing its due diligence, it

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Key Findings And Recommendations: Special Audit Of The PAJ

On Tuesday, July 26 a Special Audit of the Port Authority of Jamaica carried out by The Auditor-General’s office was tabled in Parliament. As reported by The Jamaica Gleaner, the findings of the report revealed millions of dollars in improper

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 27, 2016

‘If You’re Being Arrested, Dont Fight The Police’. Assistant Commissioner of Police Norman Heywood is of the view that the manner in which Jamaicans are socialised is what usually causes them to resist arrest by the police…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 15, 2016

Hotel Project Threat – Developers Consider Pulling Out Over Illegal Sand Mining Allegations. Chairman of the National Environment and Planning Agency (NEPA) John Junor late yesterday called an emergency meeting with representatives of three key government ministries, as well as international

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 14, 2016

Government Won’t Dictate To Chinese, Says Davies. The Government is being accused of putting the interest of Jamaicans behind Chinese interest with the parliamentary opposition alleging that it effected a major change to a provision in a draft agreement that sought

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – December 10, 2015

Hanna Misled – CDA Accused Of Giving Minister Wrong Info On Removal Of State Wards. Youth and Culture Minister Lisa Hanna has indicated that the Child Development Agency (CDA) gave her misleading information that the manager of the Sunshine Child Care

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6 Things You Need to Know Today – December 2, 2015

Cut The Ties – Blair Says Gov’ts Must Detach Resources From Dons. Former Political Ombudsman Bishop Herro Blair has suggested that future administrations must commit to disconnect government and party resources from area dons as a first step towards diminishing their

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 13, 2015

Booted – JLP Drops Devon Wint As Candidate For West Central St Catherine. The constituency of West Central St Catherine has once again been rocked by turmoil as the leadership of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) was forced last night to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 11, 2015

‘I Have Been Demonised’ – Ferguson. Former Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson says that he feels hurt and demonised by much of the public commentary about the way he managed the health portfolio and remains convinced that he was undermined in

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 22, 2015

Momentum Driven – PNP Head To Westmoreland For Warm-Up. With the general election believed to be on the horizon, the governing People’s National Party (PNP) will on Sunday head to its safest parish – Westmoreland – to warm-up for upcoming polls…

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