August 19, 2021

Jamaica authorities looking into Vybz Kartel American TV interview

Posted: Thursday, August 19, 2021. 8:52 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: A multi-agency probe in Jamaica, conducted by the Department of Correctional Services, the Ministry of National […]
August 17, 2021

Jamaica is in ‘Brace for Grace’ mode, says Jamaica Gleaner on Tuesday

Posted: Tuesday, August 17, 2021. 12:12 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Jamaica Gleaner said the Meteorological Service of Jamaica advised on Monday that eastern parishes […]
August 6, 2021

Jamaica celebrates Independence Day with a gold medal in the 4x100m at Tokyo Olympics

Posted: Friday, August 6, 2021. 6:30 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: “We have done it again!” said Jamaican Primer Minister Andrew Holmes as the Jamaican Women’s […]
May 7, 2021

GraceKennedy donates Jamaican $13million (US$86,000) plus to St. Vincent relief

Posted: Friday, May 7, 2021. 3:47 pm CST. By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The GraceKennedy (GK) Group has pledged over 13 million Jamaican dollars (US$86,000) in support of […]
January 31, 2021

Mavado’s 18-year-old son convicted of murder

Posted: Sunday, January 31, 2021. 5:13 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Dante Brooks, 18, son of Jamaican entertainer Mavado, could spend the rest of his life […]
October 12, 2020

Jamaica makes changes to COVID-19 pretesting requirements for travelers

Posted: Monday, October 12, 2020. 3:24 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The Government of Jamaica has rolled out several changes to the pretesting requirement for travelers […]
September 23, 2020

Ex-P.M. Patterson: CARICOM must remain united

Posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2020. 10:27 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Former Jamaican Prime Minister P.J. Patterson; former Belizean attorney general and judge Godfrey Smith; Alissa Trotz, […]
September 13, 2020

CARICOM Secretary-General congratulates Jamaica’s re-elected Prime Minister

Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2020. 2:20 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, Secretary-General of the regional organization Caribbean Community (CARICOM), has publicly congratulated Jamaican […]