Archive for January 17, 2018

JPS Region West Director, T’Shura Gibbs Resigns

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018 (JPS) – T’Shura Gibbs Resigns: JPS Region West Director, T’Shura Gibbs Resigns – Focusing on Personal Business Interests JPS Region West Director, T’Shura Gibbs, has resigned from her post effective, February 9, 2018. T’Shura will be leaving the Company to focus on her personal business interests. T’Shura joined the JPS…

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Noted Jamaican born and American Attorney David Rowe Dead

Attorney David Rowe Dead

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018 Attorney David Rowe Dead: David Rowe was born on May 8, 1959, he was a Jamaican-American lawyer, professor, media commentator, corruption watchdog, Commonwealth Caribbean country risk analyst and pioneer in the area of transnational law. He has spent most of his career as a litigator in Florida, along with serving as…

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Flankers Taxi Operator Shot after Playing Good Samaritan

Flankers Taxi Operator Shot

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018    Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Flankers Taxi Operator Shot: A taxi operator who plies the downtown Montego Bay route to Flankers, who allegedly played the role of a good Samaritan on Tuesday afternoon by transporting gunshot victims to the Cornwall Regional Hospital, was shot and injured by gunmen…

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Gunmen Target 4-year-old During Shoot-out Near Montego Bay Airport

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018    Montego Bay, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Gunmen Target 4-year-old: Several investigators at the Freeport Police Station in Montego Bay on Wednesday morning, related that they are very shocked at the brazen murder and shooting incident which occurred immediately outside the Donald Sangster’s Airport on Tuesday when a 4-year-old child…

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St James: Man Shot and Injured in Albion

Remains found buried under concrete identified as man missing since 2015

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018 St James, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Man Shot in Albion: The Barnett Street police have now commenced an investigation into the shooting and wounding of a man at  Albion in Montego Bay, St James on Tuesday night. The police report that the 41-year-old male who has since been admitted to…

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Agriculture Ministry to Assist Farmers to Tackle Cocoa Disease

Cocoa Disease

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018 St Mary, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – Cocoa Disease: The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries will commence sensitising and training farmers to manage the Frosty Pod Rot (FPR) cocoa disease, beginning tomorrow (January 10). Speaking at a JIS ‘Think Tank’ today (January 9), Chief Plant Quarantine and Produce Inspector,…

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St James: Maroon Town Businessman Shot Dead, One Man Injured

Maroon Town Businessman Shot Dead

Jamaica News, January 17, 2018  St James, Jamaica: Maroon Town Businessman Shot Dead: Two men were shot, one dead and the other admitted to hospital in critical condition following two separate shooting incidents which occurred in Maroon Town, St James on Tuesday evening. The police have given the name of the deceased so far as…

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