Video: Popcaan And Other Residents Protest For New Roads In St.Thomas

Video: Popcaan And Other Residents Protest For New Roads In St.Thomas

Recording artiste Popcaan joined the residents of St.Thomas in a peaceful protest aimed towards getting new roads for the parish. The entertainer hopes the MP will take their request more seriously now that they have decided to stage a protest. Calls to the MP has thus far been futile.  

District Constable With “illegal gun” Killed After Attempting To Shoot A Next Cop

District Constable With “illegal gun” Killed After Attempting To Shoot A Next Cop

A district constable was shot dead during a reported confrontation with police on Wednesday night. He has been identified as Russhaine Wollaston, assigned to the Services Branch – Property Management and Maintenance Division. Reports are that at around 10 pm, officers from the Duhaney Park Criminal Investigative Branch were on patrol when they received reports that a group of men…

Portia Simpson Miller Foundation Awards Over 3.5M In Scholarships

Portia Simpson Miller Foundation Awards Over 3.5M In Scholarships

The Portia Simpson Miller Foundation yesterday awarded more than $3.5 million in scholarships and bursaries to 40 deserving tertiary institution students across the island. According to a release from the foundation last evening, recipients will receive bursaries ranging from $50,000 to $200,000 and these students will again be given consideration next year, based on their…

$100 Million Drug Bust In Kingston- Rice Distributor On The Run

$100 Million Drug Bust In Kingston- Rice Distributor On The Run

  The Narcotics Police made another major drug bust yesterday when cocaine valued at just over $100 million was found among a shipment of rice at the Kingston Container Terminal (KCT). According to law enforcement sources, the rice was destined for a local distributor, who detectives were trying to locate up to late yesterday. It is…

Jamaica Gets New Area Code In Addition To 1(876) -1(658)

Jamaica Gets New Area Code In Addition To 1(876) -1(658)

The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) today announced that Jamaica now has another area code – 658 – in addition to the existing 876. OUR says that the new code will necessitate the introduction of a mandatory ten-digit dialling, that is, using the three-digit area code plus the seven digit number, for all local calls….

Ocho Rios: 21yro Prison Escapee Shot And Killed By Police In Shoot Out

Ocho Rios: 21yro Prison Escapee Shot And Killed By Police In Shoot Out

One of the men who escaped from the Ocho Rios police lockup was shot and killed by lawmen on Monday morning. He is 21-year-old Nicholas Massop of Pineapple, Ocho Rios in the parish. Initial reports are that police went to a section of Pineapple to apprehend Massop, but he pulled a firearm and fired shots at…

Hanover Most Wanted Killed By Police

Hanover Most Wanted Killed By Police

One of Hanover’s most wanted was killed during a gun battle with a group of police officers Sunday evening. The police say an illegal firearm was recovered during the operation. Dead is Delroy Roach, who was also called Eye. Reports are that about 6:00pm, Roach was killed in a confrontation with the police along Bamboo…

Duane Pressure Upbeat About New Singles

Duane Pressure Upbeat About New Singles

  Following the positive feedback from his single “Turn Down The Lights” US Based recording artiste Duane Pressure is positive that his new singles “Forgive Me” and “Life Is Not An Easy Road” will dominate the Dancehall scene. “Forgive Me” which was produced by Konsequence Muzik became available on all major digital steaming sites July…

Sah Jam Seeks Musical Breakthrough

Sah Jam Seeks Musical Breakthrough

  Fast rising Dancehall artiste Sah Jam is seeking his musical breakthrough with his single “It’s a Party”. The single which was produced by Smoke Shop Studio was officially released August 8, 2017 and is set to hit digital stores within a week through his label Goldbird Records. “The idea behind the single is to…

Sonsie X Upbeat About New Projects

Sonsie X Upbeat About New Projects

  Spoken word artiste and dub poet Sonsie X is looking towards a successful rest of the year with her soon to be released single “Dear Desire”. The single was produced by Q and Koo Waise from Annax Entertainment and will be distributed on all major streaming services by Zojak Worldwide. “After releasing Special Announcement,…