Chikungunya Not Being Taken Seriously Enough By Ministers of Local Government and Health – BAUGH
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 15:10
Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr. Kenneth Baugh is concerned that the relevant authorities including the NSWMA and the Ministry of Health are not taking the growing outbreak of Chikungunya seriously.
Residents at Risk! Emergency Response Needed Now Minister Pickersgill - McKenzie
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 15:09
West Kingston MP, Mr Desmond Mckenzie, has issued a public appeal to Minister Robert Pickersgill, Minister with responsibility for the water sector, seeking his intervention to address an on-going sewage problem affecting several West Kingston communities over the last two and a half weeks.
Government Must Urgently Address Conditions In Our Detention Facilities - Williams
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 15:07
JLP Spokesman on Justice Senator Alexander Williams, is today lamenting that conditions in our lock-ups are degrading and inhuman and continue to violate basic human rights. He went on to say, “the very deplorable conditions in which individuals are being held are inconsistent with established health and safety standards and simple human dignity.
Smith Wants Answers On Disbanding Of FTTU
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 15:04
Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) Spokesman on National Security, Mr. Derrick Smith, has called on National Security Minister Peter Bunting to explain recent developments affecting the future of the Firearm and Tactical Training Unit (FTTU) at the Jamaica Police Academy, Twickenham Park, St. Catherine.
Urgent Action Needed To Deal With Garbage Issues - McKenzie
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 15:01
Opposition Spokesman on Local Government, Mr. Desmond Mckenzie, is again raising concerns about the garbage collection and management policies of the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA).
Coral Gardens and Iron Shore Need Water – Sinclair
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 15:00
Councillor for the Flankers Division and former Mayor of Montego Bay, Mr. Charles Sinclair is demanding that the National Water Commission move quickly to ensure that Coral Gardens and Iron Shore communities are supplied with water immediately.