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Ward of State Among Three Recommended for Gallantry Award

Three persons, including a ward of the State, are being considered for national honours for their acts of bravery during the fire at the Walker’s Place of Safety earlier this year that took the lives of two children and destroyed the Lyndhurst Crescent-based facility. Minister of State in the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information, […]

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All for the boys!

CONTINUING its trend of engaging and inspiring Jamaicans through interactions with persons who are themselves accomplished, the J Wray and Nephew Foundation (JWNF) will have as presenters Americans Troy Kemp and Calvin Hadley for its ‘Spotlight Sessions’ — Focus on Boys. The fora which are geared towards boys, parents, principals, teachers and other educators will […]

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Caribbean Mayors To Hold Talks In JA

Mayors from across the region are expected to gather in Jamaica on Monday for the first-ever Caribbean Conference of Mayors. The three-day meeting is scheduled to take place at the Regional Headquarters of the University of the West Indies in Mona under the theme: “Caribbean Cities: Honouring the Past, Embracing a Smart Future.” The Kingston […]

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Broadcasting Commission Wins Global Awards

The Broadcasting Commission of Jamaica (BCJ) has received two Gold Muse awards in the International Muse Creative Awards Competition for 2018. The BCJ advertisements that received awards were the very popular ‘Pinchy Dead’ video, which warns against fake news, and the BCJ’s most recent release – ‘Ordinary People’, which warns parents to be more aware […]

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