April 7, 2020

Country Has 63 Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19

Jamaica now has 63 confirmed cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Health and Wellness Minister, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, gave this update during a press conference […]
April 6, 2020

Ministry of Health and Wellness Issues Recommendations for the Wearing of Masks

The Ministry of Health & Wellness wishes to advise persons to exercise caution in how they wear masks in the bid to prevent COVID-19. At the […]
April 6, 2020

Jamaica Has 59 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

There are now fifty-nine (59) confirmed cases of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Jamaica. The new addition is a 43-year-old male from Portland, who is […]
April 3, 2020

Jamaica Now Has 53 COVID-19 Cases

Jamaica has now confirmed 53 cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19). Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, gave an update at a press […]
March 31, 2020

Prime Minister Announces All-Island Curfew

In an effort to prevent community spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Government has imposed an all-island curfew, which will take place between April 1 and […]
March 30, 2020

36 Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Jamaica

There are now 36 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica. Additional results received at 9:00 p.m. from the National Influenza Centre, showed that of the five […]
March 27, 2020

Quarantine To Be Lifted In Seven And Eight Miles At Midnight

The Government will not seek an extension for the 14-day quarantine, which was placed on the communities of Seven Miles and Eight Miles in Bull Bay, […]
February 25, 2020

Hosni MuBarak Transcended at 91

Perspective: It is with regret that we announce the passing of former Egyptian President Hosni MuBarak. This colourful character was a former air force pilot who […]
February 11, 2020

Governor-General Delivers Throne Speech For New Fiscal Year

The 2020/21 session of Parliament got under way today (February 11), with the traditional pomp and pageantry. It was highlighted by the delivery of the Throne […]
February 10, 2020

Prime Minister Commends Asafa Powell

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has commended star sprinter Asafa Powell for heralding the modern era of Jamaica’s sprint dominance by the male athletes, […]
February 4, 2020

Minister Grange Welcomes History-Making, Grammy Winning Koffee

The Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, the Honourable Olivia Grange, has welcomed home the Jamaican Grammy-winning artiste, Koffee. Minister Grange met the artiste at […]
January 29, 2020

SOEs Effective In Reducing Violent Crimes – Police Commissioner

Commissioner of Police, Major General Antony Anderson, says the States of Public Emergency (SOEs) continue to have positive results in the areas they have been implemented. […]