May 2018

Jamaican Policeman Admits to Killing Nine-Year-Old Girl

May 10, 2018 in Regional

In a rare occurrence, a police officer charged with the fatal shooting of a nine-year-old girl has decided against fighting the charge and has pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Constable Walter Spike yesterday admitted guilt, going against the advice of his attorney, Peter Champagnie who told reporters...

Former health minister salutes local nurses

May 10, 2018 in National

Former Minister of Health Hon. Marcella Liburd on Wednesday hailed the Federation’s nurses as the local nightingales observed Nurses Week. “I pay tribute to our nurses who take care of us when we are sick and who work hard and long hours under difficult circumstances,” said...