6 Things You Need To Know Today – June 4, 2015

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  1. ‘Polygamy, Solution To Jamaica’s Family Crisis’. Many of Jamaica’s social problems, especially those concerning the family and paternity, can be alleviated if the country practised polygamy, a female member of the Islamic Council of Jamaica has said… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. ‘Islam Is The Solution To Crime And Violence In Jamaica’. Sheikh Musa Tijani, director and head of education for the Islamic Council of Jamaica, yesterday expressed confidence that the Islamic faith would be a critical element in conquering the chilling murder statistics, in addition to other immoral incidents that continue to plague the country… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. We Are Depending On Jamaica- Regional Body Looks To ODEPM For Hurricane Readiness. Executive Director of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), Ronald Jackson, has made a plea for Jamaica to continue displaying leadership in its hurricane preparedness efforts… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Police Commander Defends Tivoli Operations. The man who commanded police personnel on the ground during the May 2010 Tivoli Gardens operations has said he saw no weaknesses in how it was conducted and that he was not aware of the atrocities reported by residents… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Southaven Residents Harvesting Rainwater Amid Challenges. Southaven is a sprawling seaside housing estate near Yallahs in St Thomas. Its development started in the 1960s, but there are still many empty lots, and a few unfinished houses… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. ‘I’ll Need A PB To Win In Beijing’. Only four women has ever dipped below 10.70 seconds in the 100m and having made no secret about her ambitions to join that club, World and Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce is fairly confident that this might be her year… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com