6 Things You Need To Know Today – August 17, 2016


  1. Brilliant! – History Made As McLeod Mines Olympics Gold In 110m Hurdles. Omar McLeod created history, becoming the first Jamaican to win the 110m hurdles at any major championships after an imperious 13.05 win at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games last night…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Put JDF In Charge Of Mobile Reserve – INDECOM. Commissioner of the Independent Commission of Investigations (INDECOM), Terrence Williams, has called for the hierarchy of the…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Diplomas Are Just Learning Permits, Says Lascelles Chin. Upon receiving a degree, many university graduates believe the hard work has ended and their qualifications will now work for them, but executive chairman of the LASCO Affiliated Companies, Lascelles Chin, says…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. ‘Indescribable’ Feeling – McLeod Plays It Safe To Land Men’s 110m Hurdles Crown. In 2015 he arrived at the World Championships in Beijing – his first major senior championships – as a strong contender for a medal…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Jetcon Boosts Inventory In Sign Of Market Confidence. Jetcon Corporation has invested heavily in new inventory, signalling buoyancy in the used car market…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Usher Utilises Crazy Hype’s MVP Dance Moves In New Video. Local dancer Michael Graham, more popularly known as Crazy Hype, has had his dance move, MVP, featured in the latest music video of International R&B superstar Usher…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com