‘It’s not even mine,’ Pinnock protests laptop seizure as he is arrested

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Arrested president of the Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) this morning protested as law enforcement officers seized a laptop among other items during an operation at his Hellshire, St Catherine house. “It…

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UPDATE: Ruel Reid, wife and Fritz Pinnock among five arrested in corruption probe

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Police detectives have taken into custody five people including former Education Minister Ruel Reid and president of the Caribbean Maritime University Professor Fritz Pinnock in connection with a major corruption investigation.

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Police swoop down on Ruel Reid, Fritz Pinnock and St Ann Councillor

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Police detectives are now at the houses of former Education Minister Ruel Reid and president of the Caribbean Maritime University Professor Fritz Pinnock in connection with a major corruption investigation.

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ROCKET LANDS - Fraser-Pryce not caught up in labels as she basks in World Champs glow

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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce arriving back on home soil with championship medals is a sight that Jamaica has gotten used to. But this particular homecoming was more poignant as the Jamaican sprinter arrived last night at the Norman Manley International…

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$38M FOR PETROJAM AUDIT

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The allocation of $38 million to commence a forensic audit of oil losses at Petrojam is a demonstration that the Government is serious about untangling the issues at the state-owned refinery, Finance Minister Dr Nigel Clarke has asserted. The…

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NIA: Pinnock should not have returned to office

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Executive Director of National Integrity Action (NIA), Professor Trevor Munroe, said that Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) President Professor Fritz Pinnock should not have returned to duties last week Monday. “The details of the corruption…

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Passing on the love through charity - Jamaican-led foundation in US hosts 5K run for cancer patient

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With a vision to pass on the love, the KaGra Foundation in South Florida has touched many lives over the last 17 years. It began after founder Derry-Ann Morgan lost her best friend, Kameisha Grant, in whose memory the foundation is named, as she…

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Editors’ Forum | NSWMA cleaning up working conditions for garbage collectors

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A salary increase, new uniforms, health insurance and developmental workshops are among things the management of the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) has implemented to improve the working conditions of garbage collectors. The…

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Defence questions prosecution’s move to alter document before handing it to witness

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Mandeville, Manchester: The defence sought to grill a cop attached to the Financial Investigations Division (FID) who returned to the stand yesterday morning on the extent and efficiency of his investigation as the Manchester Municipal Corporation…

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Foreign experts decline Petrojam board seats

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Two foreign experts have declined board appointments at the scandal-hit state-owned oil refinery Petrojam. Energy Minister Fayval Williams expects to reconstitute the full board by year end. “If you are not a Jamaican familiar to the cut and thrust…

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