As of tomorrow, Sunday, May 24, the nightly curfew hours will be tightened.
The curfew hours now run, up to Saturday, May 24, from 8pm to 5am.
But for tomorrow Sunday, May 24 and on Labour Day Monday May 25, the curfew hors will start at 3 p.m.
On Sunday it will run from 3 p.m. to Monday morning 8 o’clock.
Then that same day, Monday Labour Day, it will run from 3 p.m. until 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 26. .
Thereafter, the nightly curfew will run from 9pm to 5am from May 26 through to May 31.
In announcing the changed times for the curfew for Sunday and Monday, Prime Minister Andrew Holness said business owners will use their discretion in terms of business hours to allow for their staff to be able to travel home. Also, provisions have been made for transport operators to be on the road 1-hour before and after the curfew hours.