6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 30, 2013


  1. All About Strategy. Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) leader Andrew Holness last evening stridently defended his stewardship at the helm of the party… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Time For A Fresh Start. “Wrapped up in my decision to run for leadership of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) is my firm belief that the people’s voices must be heard in the party and in Jamaica.”… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Lee’s Legacy Will Be Remembered Forever. The Ministry of Local Government and Community Development yesterday said Jamaica has lost a dedicated public servant, after news emerged that George Lee, who was mayor of Portmore, had died… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. Contractor General Responds Sternly To OUR. Contractor General Dirk Harrison has issued a stern response to the Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR), following its claims last week that his conclusions into the 360-megawatt project were “patently incorrect and unsupported by the requirements of Government policy and the law.”… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Eight Arrested In Joint US Police/MOCA Lottery Scam Operation Charged. Eight of the nine persons who were taken into custody by detectives from the Major Organised Crime and Anticorruption Task Force (MOCA) during simultaneous raids in Hanover, St James, Trelawny and St Ann last week, have now been charged… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Excitement Building For World Cup Trophy Tour. Excitement is gradually building for the Coca-Cola FIFA World Cup Trophy Tour 2013 fan experience on Sunday, October 6… Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com