Tag: Everald Warmington

6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 19, 2016

Power Probe – JPS Responds To Demands For Info On Blackout From Energy Minister And Regulator. The Jamaica Public Service Company (JPS) yesterday indicated that it would submit a preliminary report, demanded by Energy Minister Dr Andrew Wheatley and the Office

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Election 2016 – Meet The MPs

The preliminary results are in, and a winner has been declared. Based on preliminary results, the JLP will form the new government as decided by the February 25, 2016 election. Below is a list of the winners in all 63

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The History Of General Elections In Jamaica – Part 4

Jamaicans are gearing up to head to the polls for the island’s 17th general parliamentary election on February 25. Each week, we will be taking a look back at the previous elections that have helped shape the Jamaica we know

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#ElectionJa – Meet Your MP: Everald Warmington

Whenever St Catherine South Western MP Everald Warmington makes the news, it is more likely that he has made yet another controversial statement, not for any good works in his constituency. Here are some more facts about him: He was born

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 13, 2016

Educated Beggars – Warmington Says Graduates Turning To Mendicancy Due To Joblessness. South West St Catherine Member of Parliament (MP) Everald Warmington is urging the Government to immediately establish a special programme geared specifically at providing employment and support for the

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 25, 2015

Politics Responsible For Jamaica’s Diseased Health Sector – Dawes. Blaming politics for the reason Jamaica’s health sector is in its diseased state, Dr Alfred Dawes, immediate past president of the Jamaica Medical Doctors Association (JMDA), has sounded a defiant call to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 5, 2015

ECJ Convention Broken – Gov’t To Say No To State Funding Of Campaigns. A long-established convention of Parliament following the dictates and wishes of the Electoral Commission of Jamaica (ECJ) is to be broken, with the Government indicating it will not

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 19, 2014

Heat On Portia. The parliamentary Opposition has received the full backing of several influential church groupings, which have called for Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller to come clean on the controversial transaction involving the National Housing Trust (NHT) and property related

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 2, 2014

Ebola Panic: Local Doctors Say They Are Not Equipped To Handle Deadly Virus. If the Ebola virus should reach Jamaica, doctors at the nation’s hospitals, particularly the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI), do not have the safety gear needed

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 24, 2014

Measuring Up – Short Tempers Over Long Skirts. Tempers are flaring as some schools are insisting that hemlines should be longer. While it has always been an established policy of many local all-girl institutions, other schools merely required that the

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