6 Things You Need To Know Today – September 5, 2016


  1. ‘PNP Needs Structure’ – Former General Secretary Disappointed With How Party Affairs Being Handled. The growing consensus among Comrades appears to be that the People’s National Party (PNP) is in need of renewal, with the latest to add a voice to the…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  2. Three Bodies Found In Burning Car In St James – Five-Year-Old, Three Others Shot In Denham Town. The charred remains of three persons were found by the Spring Mount police in an area called Barnett Bush in northern St James yesterday morning…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  3. Gov’t Spends Millions On Textbooks. The Government has spent $800 million to procure textbooks for the 2016-17 academic year. Education Minister Senator Ruel Reid made the disclosure during a back-to-school press conference at the…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  4. ‘Consequences’ – Burrell Hints At Change In Reggae Boyz Coaching Staff. With Jamaica’s senior men’s national football team, the Reggae Boyz, eliminated from Russia 2018 World Cup qualification – even with a game in hand tomorrow against…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  5. Newcomers Maverley-Hughenden Shock Champions MBU In RSPL Season Opener. It’s a whole different level of ball game. But you couldn’t tell that to the throng of Maverley-Hughenden FC supporters, who basked in their team’s successful outing against the defending…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com
  6. Beenie, Rick Ross Deliver High Vibes. Having been properly warmed up by the refreshing early performances from emerging Jamaican acts Black Hero, Person of Interest, Brady O’Conner, Zia Benjamin and October Rain, Mexico-based Jamaican singer…Read more at Jamaica-Gleaner.com