Son Says Aunt V Wanted Her Body To Be Researched, Family Faces Back Lash

Son Says Aunt V Wanted Her Body To Be Researched, Family Faces Back Lash

The body of late supercentenarian Violet Moss Brown has been donated to The University of the West Indies (UWI) for scientific research. The donation was made by the family at the request of the 117-year-old Jamaican from Duanvale, Trelawny, who held the record as the oldest living person when she passed on September 15. “It…

Body Of The Oldest Woman Who Ever Lived To Be Researched At UWI

Body Of The Oldest Woman Who Ever Lived To Be Researched At UWI

The body of the late Violet Moss Brown, who was the world’s oldest person is to be made available for research, following a memorial service in October. Moss Brown died on died on Friday, September 15. She was 117. A close family member of the Jamaican supercentenarian told Loop News that viewing of Moss Brown, who was affectionately called…

Donald Trump Faces Back Lash After Using Usain Bolt As Reference In National Debate

Donald Trump Faces Back Lash After Using Usain Bolt As Reference In National Debate

Jamaica’s sprinting sensation, Usain Bolt has found himself dragged into a war of words between US president Donald Trump and professional athletes over the North American country’s national anthem. On Tuesday night, Trump tweeted a 2012 video showing Bolt cutting off an interview after a race so that he could stand in silence for the…

Flash Flood Warning Extended For Jamaica

Flash Flood Warning Extended For Jamaica

The Meteorological Service has extended the Flash Flood Watch for low-lying and flood-prone areas of all parishes. The Flash Flood Watch will remain until 5 o’clock this afternoon. The Met Office says Satellite imagery and radar reports indicate that light to moderate and at times heavy showers have been occurring across sections of most parishes…

Police Woman And Daughter Shot During Home Invasion- Gunman Killed

Police Woman And Daughter Shot During Home Invasion- Gunman Killed

A gunman was shot dead last night during the invasion of a policewoman’s home in Portmore, St Catherine. The police said the officer and her 23-year-old daughter were also shot and injured in the incident but are now in stable condition. The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) has since advised that the threat Level against police…

Kuzilla Sings Of Positivity In New Single

Kuzilla Sings Of Positivity In New Single

  Reggae and Dancehall artiste Kuzilla is hoping that his single “Life Is A Journey” will land him a permanent spot within the music industry. The single which was released last October, is steadily making an impact on the local Reggae scene. “ The song was released late last year, however I have devised a…

Vehnam Is On A Money Chase

Vehnam Is On A Money Chase

  Florida based Dancehall artiste Vehnam is ready to take his place in the musical spotlight. The lyrical Spanish Town native is poised and ready to make his name among the greats with his new single “Money Chase”. The single which was produced by ISound Muzic has been released for promotional use only but will…

Stephen Dajure Releases New Video

Stephen Dajure Releases New Video

  Reggae Artiste Stephen Dajure has released the much anticipated visuals behind his single “I Am Not A Criminal”. The single which was produced by Giddimani Records alongside House of Riddims production speaks of the constant struggle individuals face as a result of their outward appearance. The track, which is the title track of his…

Wanted Man Accused Of Killing Father Turns Himself In

Wanted Man Accused Of Killing Father Turns Himself In

Christopher Lynch otherwise called ‘Shitta’ of Hayes in Clarendon, who was yesterday listed as a “wanted man”, surrendered to the police today. Lynch was wanted for questioning in relation to the death of his father, Winston Lynch, in Gayle district in the parish last Friday. Meanwhile, the police are still asking Nyko Walters otherwise called…

Montego Bay: Woman Among 16 Busted In Massive Gun Find

Montego Bay: Woman Among 16 Busted In Massive Gun Find

  A female is among up to 16 persons who were taken into police custody early Monday morning in connection with the seizure of four M16 rifles and a pistol, along with a number of rounds of ammunition, in Flanker, St James. The guns and ammunition, along with lottery scamming paraphernalia, including lead sheets, were…