Former Riser: Kari Douglas Joins JLP

Councillor Kari Douglas of the Trafalgar Division and former Rise United supporter, crossed the floor of the Kingston and St. Andrew Municipal Corporation (KSAMC) to join the ranks of the Jamaica Labour Party. The decision as indicated by Douglas was one that was thought about long and hard however; the ...

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“Big, Fat Lie; False News Like Plastic Rice” Says Grange

Culture Minister Olivia Grange defends the culture ministry and sought to dismiss claims by the South East St Ann Member of Parliament, Lisa Hanna. Hanna who accused the minister of nepotism and corruption in the awarding of a contract for the Jamaica Emancipation and Heritage Week celebrations during her sectoral ...

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Crawford Must Embrace A New Kind Of Politics

Here is a featured editorial written by Patricia Clarke. There are many political perspectives, however; individuals are allowed to express their opinion an matters based on how they perceive them. See full editorial article below taken from the Jamaica Gleaner Online: THE EDITOR, Sir: It is with interest that I ...

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PNP Wins Greater Portmore North By-Election

Today’s By-Election held in the Greater Portmore North Division has been won by the People’s National Party. The PNP candidate Accountant Gary Nicholson won the crucial seat, thus ensuring that the party maintains control of the St Catherine Municipal Corporation. Nicholson polled 2,125 votes to the 995 by his Jamaica ...

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“Andrew Is A Youth, But He Is Not A Good Youth”- Crawford

Now that the People’s National Party is in the hands of a new leader Dr. Peter Phillips everyone has joined in the fanfare. This after veteran Politician and former Prime Minister, Portia Simpson Miller bid her farewell yesterday. People’s National Party members,were ecstatic when Damion Crawford declared that Holness is ...

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Age Is Not Significant In Leadership-Phillips

Age not a factor in leadership — Phillips

The recently nominated President Elect of the People’s National Party Dr. Peter Phillips is less concerned about the age factor than others. Jamaica is a highly political country with aging politicians and over time people have been calling for diversity. Some citizens believe that it high time some of these ...

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No, No, No, Nothing Like That – I Wasn’t Pushed Out

The past couple of month seemed liked the People’s National Party was on a roller coaster ride. With some calling for renewal and the exit of former party President Portia Simpson Miller. No having made her exit and despite having reportedly advised members of the People’s National Party’s National Executive ...

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The PNP Is Not Corrupt

Aspiring Presidential candidate of the People’s National Party (PNP) is seeking to remove the perception that the party condones corruption. Phillips in an interview with the Gleaner stated that “the bedrock of integrity and the reputation of the PNP have been the exemplar of integrity in political action. The integrity ...

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Opposition Gives GOV’T Crime Plan

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In his contribution to the State of the Nation Debate in the Senate yesterday, Brown charged that the Andrew Holness-led Cabinet appears clueless in its search for solutions to reduce the rising murder rate. “While they are fiddling, while they are dithering,” said Brown, the country was on track to ...

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