February 5, 2018

House Approves Bill to Set Up MOCA as Independent Body

Photo: Adrian Walker Minister of National Security, Hon. Robert Montague, speaks on the MOCA Bill in the House of Representatives recently. The Major Organised Crime and […]
February 2, 2018

Senate Approves Resolution to Extend State of Public Emergency

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Leader of Government Business in the Senate, and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Hon. Kamina Johnson Smith, addresses today’s […]
February 1, 2018

Gov’t to Provide IDs for Persons Detained During State of Public Emergency

Photo: Adrian Walker Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, speaking in the House of Representatives on January 30. The Government will be providing identification (ID) […]
February 1, 2018

Fastweb commemorates Black History Month by highlighting scholarship opportunities for African Americans

WESTON, Mass., Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — While celebrating the many achievements of African Americans during Black History Month, Fastweb (www.fastweb.com), the leading website for scholarship and financial aid information […]
February 1, 2018

Statement by the Prime Minister on Black History Month

OTTAWA, Feb. 1, 2018 /CNW/ – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Black History Month: “Today we begin Black History Month, a time to […]
January 31, 2018

Celebrate Black History Month In Annapolis & Anne Arundel County, Maryland

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Visit Annapolis & Anne Arundel County (VAAAC) invites visitors and area residents to rediscover Annapolis and Anne Arundel County, Maryland’s rich African-American heritage during Black […]
January 30, 2018

Prime Minister announces that the Government of Canada will officially recognize the International Decade for People of African Descent

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2018 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is committed to build a better, more inclusive country that recognizes the contributions of all, and creates better opportunities for […]
January 30, 2018

Education Ministry and UCC Partner to Assist Grade 11 Students

Photo: Yhomo Hutchinson Education, Youth and Information Minister, Senator the Hon. Ruel Reid, addresses Thursday’s (January 25) launch of the joint Ministry/University of the Commonwealth Caribbean […]
January 29, 2018

Government Committed to Dismantling the Ecosystem of Crime – PM Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has reassured stakeholders of the Government’s commitment to restoring public safety and the rule of law order while dismantling the ecosystem of […]
January 28, 2018

16th Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Celebrates HBCU Culture and Marching Band Tradition

– Event featured performances by eight Historically Black College and University marching bands – Brian “Blue” Smith, founder of the BlueHeart Foundation, was named the 2018 […]
January 25, 2018

Government Commended for Declaring State of Public Emergency

Photo: Yhomo Hutchinson Economic Growth Council (EGC) Chairman, Michael Lee-Chin, addresses journalists and other stakeholders at the EGC’s Fourth Report to the Nation at Jamaica House […]
January 25, 2018

Scheme to Get Rid of Corrupt Cops

Photo: Rudranath Fraser Minister of National Security, Hon. Robert Montague, addresses the House of Representatives on Tuesday (January 23). The Government is to introduce a revamped […]