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#JaVotes2016 – Know Your Constituencies: St Ann

St Ann North Eastern In 1959, as a result of an advancement in the constitution, 45 constituencies were provided for Jamaica, an increase of 13 over the 32 which had been fixed from 1944. The parish of St Ann – previously

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#JaVotes2016 – Meet Your MPs: St Ann

Shahine Robinson – St Ann North Eastern Shahine Robinson is the incumbent Member of Parliament for the constituency of St Ann North Eastern. Here are some facts about her: She was born Shahine Elizabeth Fakhourie in Claremont, St Ann. She is of Lebanese descent.

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

Grandparents Cannot Cope – Frustrated Guardians Of ‘Barrel Children’ Want To Hand Over Responsibility To CDA. The Child Development Agency (CDA) has been flooded in recent times with calls from grandparents of ‘barrel children’ who are pleading for the State to

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – April 15, 2015

Top Of The Class – CMI And Edna Manley College Getting Best Employment Offers Before Graduation. The top two tertiary institutions in Jamaica, which offer graduates the best prospects for employment, are the Caribbean Maritime Institute (CMI) and the Edna Manley

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – January 20, 2015

Ponzi Dead End – Attorney Says It Might Be Too Late For World Wise Investors To Sue. World Wise Partners investors, who police investigators say are owed hundreds of millions of dollars, may be out of time to take civil action

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – November 7, 2014

Probe NHT Purchase – Private-Sector Groups Want OCG, AG Offices To Examine Outameni Acquisition. With local private-sector interests yesterday calling for an investigation into the National Housing Trust’s (NHT) contro-versial purchase of Outameni Tours and Entertainment Projects, The Gleaner has obtained

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – July 4, 2014

Farms Hit Hard. Long before Water, Environment and Climate Change Minister Robert Pickersgill’s announcement on Wednesday that Jamaica’s water resources were at crisis level, farmers in the country’s breadbasket parish of St Elizabeth were reeling from the economic fallout of

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 12, 2014

‘Proceed Until Apprehended’ – JTA Tells Teachers Ignore Education Ministry’s Master Book List. The Jamaica Teachers’ Association (JTA) has instructed the nation’s teachers to disregard the Ministry of Education’s master book list, continue operating as they have been, and if they

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 6, 2014

Traffic Fine Hike – Speeding Ticket Charges May Race By Up To 300%. Huge fines are coming for motorists who commit traffic offences under the proposed new Road Traffic Act, which was tabled in the House of Representatives on Wednesday… Read

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6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 30, 2014

Boys Abused In Silence. A senior official of Women Incorporated in western Jamaica has decried the cloak of silence that results in many cases of sexual and physical abuse against boys going unreported in the society… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com Top-10

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