Prime Minister Andrew Holness
Jamaican Sabrina Lyn secures top spot in 100-metre butterfly in Tyr Pro swim series
The 2022 RJR/Gleaner Female Aquatics athlete of the Year Sabrina Lyn was the top Jamaican Performer at the recently concluded TYR Pro Swim Series meet in Fort Lauderdale
Jamaica: FIU Panthers wins 400-yard freestyle relay in AAC Swimming Championship
FIU Panthers of Jamaica secured the victory in the 400-yard freestyle relay in the American Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships
Jamaica: Tropical Storm watch remains in effect, predicts to pose possible threat
At 11:00 p.m. the centre of Tropical Storm Ian was located near latitude 14.8 degrees North, longitude 72.0 degrees West, or about 625 kilometres (385 miles) east-southeast of Kingston, or 566 kilometres (352 miles) east-southeast of Morant Point, Jamaica.
Jamaica Labour Party merit-based tertiary scholarships available, PM Holness shares update
Prime Minister of Jamaica- Andrew Holness, took to social media and outlined the five Labour Party merit-based tertiary scholarships open for people between 17 and 25.
Jamaica police seize firearms, investigation underway
Around 38 revolvers on Georgianna Close in Vineyard Town, Kingston, has been seized by the police force of Jamaica. On Sunday, August 21, 2022, a team of officers of Elletson Road Police conducted operations in the community.
Jamaica announces second COVID booster dose for vulnerable groups
An additional booster dose will offer protection from infection and severe outcomes associated with COVID-19, particularly to members of the highest risk group.
PM Andrew Holness addresses Young Jamaica’s Area Council 1 Youth Forum
Among the things he shared with our bright young minds is that the hallmark of any democracy is that all voices can be heard, and a consensus can be taken on the issues raised.
Jamaica govt to open five merit-based tertiary scholarships for ages of 17 and 25
He stated that the scholarships would be open soon to Jamaicans who have been accepted into university. The citizens who will be aged between 17 and 25 will be eligible for the scholarships.
Jamaica reports presence of Omicron BA.4 and BA.5 sub-variants
Eighty-seven samples were sequenced with sample dates from May 31 to July 11, 2022. All were identified as the Omicron variant. Of the 87 samples with sequencing, eight (9 percent) were BA.5, and 5 (6 percent) were BA.4 sub-variants.
Jamaica bags fourth position on medal table at World Athletics Championships with four medals
The Medal hunt continues as #Team Jamaica kicks off day six at the World Athletics Championships with four medals (1 gold, two silvers and one bronze).