AUGUST 31, 2020: The government has released new protocols allowing COVID positive people to vote in Thursday’s general elections… And the police arrested several people for in Half Way Tree on Monday for not wearing masks as the country grapples with a surge in Coronavirus cases… Meanwhile, heightened surveillance is underway at two prisons – the Horizon Park and South Camp Road institutions after workers there tested positive for the virus… IN SPORTS: Jamaican Footballer Junior Flemmings has received the number one spot on the United Soccer League (USL) top 10 list of regional players for this season.
August 30, 2020: Host Damion Mitchell speaks with Star Editor Daraine Luton, JLP Area Council Three Chairman Michael Stern and PNP member Delano Franklyn about the battleground seats for the two political parties and other prospects for the September 3 general election.
People's National Party President Dr Peter Phillips and Jamaica Labour Party leader Andrew Holness faced off in a 90-minute debate on leadership issues. So, who won? Host Neville Graham polls Dr Maziki Thame, Dr Yonique Campbell, Danny Roberts and Dennis Chung.
Internal campaigns have planted seeds of political division in the People’s National Party (PNP), leaving it badly damaged since 1992, but the temperature has risen exponentially in leadership races since, according to the party’s longest-s
Defeated People's National Party (PNP) presidential candidate Lisa Hanna has said thanks to her supporters in Saturday's election. Hanna, the St Ann South Eastern MP was beaten by Mark Golding, the St Andrew South MP, by 296 votes. There was...
Newly-elected president of the People’s National Party Mark Golding says he is ready to take on a bold new era in the 82-year-old organisation and the work begins tomorrow. Golding was speaking at the party’s Old Hope Road Headquarters...&l