6 Things You Need To Know Today – May 26, 2015

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  1. Attendance Report Calls For Islandwide School Bus System. An attendance report obtained from the Ministry of Education through an Access to Information (ATI) request points to the fact that a significant number of schools have failed to meet the targets for attendance set out in the National Education Strategic Plan (NESP)… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Outpouring Of Support For National Labour Day Project At Rudolph Elder Park. Organisations and individuals across St Thomas turned out in full force to participate in the National Labour Day project at the Rudolph Elder Park in Morant Bay… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Corporate Area Groups Rehabilitate Spaces For Children. Residents in the volatile central Kingston community of Southside had a very good reason to celebrate yesterday… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Costly Fall. A St Andrew woman who was sent crashing to the floor of a Jamaica Urban Transit Company (JUTC) bus that was negotiating a corner has been awarded just over $3 million in damages for her injuries… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Gov’t To Roll Out National Human Rights Institute. Justice Minister Senator Mark Golding has said a plan of action for the implementation of the National Human Rights Institute has been developed and is now under way… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Bolt, Powell Ready For Ostrava Test. Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt is eager to sample the new track at the Mestsky Stadium, while Asafa Powell looks to continue his good early-season form at today’s IAAF World Challenge Golden Spikes meet in Ostrava… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com