A jilted husband and his friend, who allegedly solicited and contracted a hitman to murder his ex-wife and her new lover, a little over 13 years ago, have won their appeal against their convictions.
Relatives of seven-year-old Shazard Mohammed who choked to death on a pholourie believes he would have survived had the ambulance responded swiftly. “They was too slow.
The relocation of the High Court from the Hall of Justice to the International Waterfront will cost the state over 56 million dollars.
This was confirmed by Attorney General Faris Al Rawi in response to a question in the Senate this afternoon.
He says tenders were issued since January and UDECOTT is expected to select a contractor in the next two weeks and works are expected to begin immediately.
The AG says the relocation will result in savings of over six million dollars per annum.
The People’s National Movement (PNM) has wished National Security Minister Stuart Young a speedy recovery from a fall he suffered at the opening of the Penal Fire Station earlier today.
The PNM said in a statement, "We are confident that the health care he is receiving is excellent, and we hope that his injuries are temporary, and his pain, tolerable. The PNM lifts Minister Young in our prayers and we are confident that all decent citizens of our nation will join us in praying for him."
National Security Minister Stuart Young has issued a statement saying that he is fine, following a fall at the opening of the Penal Fire Station Tuesday morning.
Minister Young issued the following statement around 3pm Tuesday:
"I would like to thank all well wishers and persons enquiring as to my well being. I am fine.
Jamaica has confirmed its first case of the novel coronavirus currently making its way around the world.
According to a statement by jamaica's minister of health and wellness Christopher Tufton, the patient is a Jamaican female who had travelled from the united kingdom, which has cases of covid19.
She arrived on the island on March 4th, presented to the public health system on March 9th and has been in isolation since then.