6 Things You Need To Know Today – October 23, 2015


  1. Fenton Won’t Quit – Health Minister Says He Handled Baby Deaths Crisis The Best Way Possible. Persons calling for the resignation of Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson over the deaths of 18 babies at two of the country’s public hospitals will not see that happening any time soon – if at all… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  2. Malahoo Forte Escapes Suspension From The Senate. Opposition Senator Marlene Malahoo Forte yesterday withstood Senate President Floyd Morris after being instructed to withdraw a controversial comment and was named by the president, but Justice Minister Senator Mark Golding begged for leniency, saving Forte from forthwith suspension from the Senate… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  3. Who Cares? – Many Jamaicans Believe It Doesn’t Make Much Difference Whether The JLP Or The PNP Governs The Country At This Time. A growing sense of political apathy among Jamaicans has loomed large in the latest Gleaner-commissioned Bill Johnson poll… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  4. Spy Plane Data Was Useless – JDF Commander. A top military commander during the May 2010 operations in the west Kingston has revealed that he could not rely on information supplied by a surveillance aircraft provided by the United States government… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  5. Jamaica A Haven For Muslims. Although it has always worn the label of being a deeply Christian society, the Islam faith is increasingly finding favour in Jamaica… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com

  6. Big Clashes Booked For FLOW Super Cup. Defending FLOW Super Cup champions Jamaica College (JC) will get their title defence under way against Vere Technical in a jam-packed opening weekend, spanning three venues and eight games… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com