Tag: Justice Minister Mark Golding

6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 4, 2016

Andrew’s Big Plan – JLP Leader Outlines Prosperity Programme Ahead Of Election. Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Leader Andrew Holness last night planned to present to Jamaica a 10-plank programme he promised would catapult the nation from “poverty to prosperity”… Read more

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 29, 2016

God, Help Us – JLP Pleads For Divine Intervention, Mass Conversion Of Comrades. A clergyman last night sent up prayers to God asking him to cause People’s National Party supporters to vote for the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP)… Read more at

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 25, 2016

‘Murders In Jamaica Higher Than In Hottest War Zone’. A reputable academic has suggested that the murder wave that has been making its way across Jamaica over the past decades is more devastating than the one-off terrorist attack of September 11,

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 8, 2016

New Court For Old Cases – Chief Justice Takes Step To Clear Up Backlog. The Hilary session of the Home Circuit Court opened yesterday with Chief Justice Zaila McCalla announcing drastic measures to reduce the huge backlog of cases which has

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6 Things You Need to Know Today – December 11, 2015

Fraud Alert – Cops Warn Citizens To Watch Out For Tricksters This Christmas. With fraudsters making off with more than J$500 million each over the past two years, the police are warning citizens and business operators to be wary of tricksters

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 27, 2015

‘Ridiculous’ $1,000 Fine – Business Leaders, Civil Society Slam Paltry Penalty For Gov’t Procurement Breaches. Ridiculous and absolutely insignificant. Those were just some of the words used by private-sector leaders and one government watchdog group to describe the maximum penalty of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 23, 2015

Fenton Won’t Quit – Health Minister Says He Handled Baby Deaths Crisis The Best Way Possible. Persons calling for the resignation of Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson over the deaths of 18 babies at two of the country’s public hospitals will not

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 8, 2015

Smoking Ganja Is Still Illegal. With the view that there is wide-scale misunderstanding on the rules governing the smoking of ganja in public, some stakeholders believe more needs to be done to clearly outline the new regulations that came into effect

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

Justice Not Blind – West Kingston Woman Awarded $50m After Security Forces’ Bullet Robbed Her Of Sight. A WestKingston woman has been awarded close to $50 million in damages almost 14 years after a bullet, believed to have been fired

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 21, 2015

Buy Back Idle Lands – Government Urged To Acquire Lands For Distribution To ‘Landless’ Jamaicans. The Government is being urged to engage in a comprehensive land-redevelopment exercise in order to address unrelieved landlessness among Jamaicans… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com No Time

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