Court allows transgenders to register lobby group

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

A high court judge has ordered the NGOs coordination board to register an advocacy group for transgenders in a landmark ruling …

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Uganda’s Cheptegei wins Gold at World Junior Championships

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

“Is he really under 19?” posed veteran athletics analyst David Monti of Race Results Weekly athletics news service…

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Ol Pajeta conservancy to set up dog unit to fight poachers

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

Laikipia’s Ol Pejeta Wildlife Conservancy plans to set up a dog unit that will help combat poaching.…

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Women must take back homes – Millwood

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

JEAN LOWRIE-CHIN, founder of PRO Communications Limited, a public relations firm, has made an appeal to women to be more strident in combating incidents of rape and moral decline in the country….…

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Amoya still missing

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

“I STILL sit here on the verandah just staring, looking to see Amoya come through that gate,” a teary-eyed Cheryl Morgan said as she shared her recollection of what has been a dismal period following the disappearance……

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Cop charged with prisoner’s escape walks free

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

WESTERN BUREAU:Constable Kirton Green, one of the police officers charged with corruption last year in relation to the unlawful release of a prisoner from custody, was freed of the charges when he appeared in the Montego……

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Closing Bellevue Hospital not an option, says Gov’t

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

Despite debate in medical circles that the country’s main mental health facility, the Bellevue Hospital, is not fulfilling its mandate, the Government and the Opposition are at one that the facility should remain open….…

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Banks warned to cater for disabled

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

BANKS and other business institutions are being urged to introduce policies that would lead to a greater inclusion of members of the disabled community who Sharon Ffolkes-Abrahams, the junior minister in the industry ministry, said are being denied ……

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Use of pre-signed letters is a ‘degradation’

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

LAWYERS representing the Attorney General’s Department (AGD) in a case brought against Opposition Leader Andrew Holness by ousted Senator Arthur Williams yesterday cited a Malaysian case in which a judge blasted the use of undated resignation letters……

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Untapped Potential – Jamaica has adequate water but lacks proper systems, says expert

Jul 23, 2014 No Comments

Jamaica has adequate resources to consistently meet its water demand; however, the lack of a comprehensive plan and implementation structure have caused the country to be facing serious recurring water problems such as the current drought crisis……

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