6 Things You Need To Know Today – February 1, 2016

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  1. February 25 – PM Calls It; Nomination Day Feb 9. Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller last night dramatically summoned Jamaicans to cast their ballots for a new Government on February 25, the 10th anniversary of her ascension to the position of president of the People’s National Party (PNP)… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. JLP Says PM’s Speech Failed To Inspire Jamaicans. Chairman of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP), Robert Montague, said he was disappointed with Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller’s presentation last night, as she sent Jamaicans to the polls on February 25… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Sexual Predators Using Social Media To Lure Children. The Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA) has raised alarm about what it says is the increased use of social media to entice children into situations where they are sexually abused… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Bad Gas Report Goes To Cabinet. Energy minister, Phillip Paulwell, says a report on the bad gas situation will go to Cabinet today and be made public by tomorrow… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Make Use Of Flexi-Work Arrangements – White. Donovan White, vice-president at C&W Business has urged more companies to make use of flexi-work arrangements… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. ‘Admiral’ Revival – Tivoli Gardens FC Continue Resurgence With Victory. Tivoli Gardens FC’s resurgence continued under the technical leadership of Glendon ‘Admiral’ Bailey when they edged Harbour View FC 2-1 in the Red Stripe Premier League (RSPL) football match at Edward Seaga Sports Complex yesterday… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com