FAMILY AFFAIR - Court hears that Reid instructed Pinnock to hire wife at CMU as charges against five are outlined

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Discarded Education Minister Ruel Reid is alleged to have sent WhatsApp messages to Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) President Professor Fritz Pinnock instructing him, among other things, to hire his wife, Sharen Reid. Reid’s wife, 49, is…

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Reid, Pinnock arrests leave Munro embarrassed

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The Munro College community has reacted with shock to news that two of its most prominent past students, Professor Fritz Pinnock and former Education Minister Ruel Reid, were arrested in a wide-ranging corruption probe in the education ministry….

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‘My comments were inappropriate’ - Chuck withdraws comments about Reid and Pinnock arrests

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Stung by widespread criticism of public remarks about the “Nicodemus in the night” arrests of former education minister Ruel Reid and Caribbean Maritime University (CMU) President Fritz Pinnock, Justice Minister Delroy Chuck has withdrawn what he…

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Kern Spencer: I know how Reid must be feeling

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Former Junior Energy Minister Kern Spencer says he, more than most persons, would understand the emotional turmoil being faced by discarded Education Minister Ruel Reid and his four co-accused facing multiple criminal charges relating to alleged…

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Opposition not pleased with Gov’t’s dengue war efforts

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Opposition Spokesman on Health Dr Morais Guy has labelled as inadequate Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton’s announcement of increased mitigation efforts and funding to tackle dengue fever across the island. Approximately $350…

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Morgan, Charles Jr headed to Clarendon seats

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The Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has settled two Clarendon constituencies as the general election constitutionally due by 2021 draws nearer. The Gleaner understands that Pearnel Charles Jr will be the party’s standard-bearer in South East Clarendon…

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NSWMA gets fewer industrial lawsuits as staff relations improve

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The management at the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) says it has repaired the damage caused by years of poor industrial relations at the State’s garbage-collection agency. Speaking at a Gleaner Editors’ Forum last week, they…

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Jamaica joins global stock markets in bracing for impact of Cannabis Banking Bill - Jamaica Observer

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Security restrictions and traffic changes for CONCACAF match

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The police are advising patrons who will be attending the CONCACAF Nations League match at the National Stadium on Saturday, October 12 that there will be several restrictions. The following items will not be allowed inside the National Stadium: *…

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St James man charged following illegal gun and ammunition seizure

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Twenty-nine-year-old Jeremey Williams, otherwise called ‘Indian’, a labourer of Mount Pellier, St James is scheduled to appear before the Western Regional Gun Court on Friday, October 25 to answer to the charges of illegal possession of…

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