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Help coming for Lucea Cemetery

LUCEA, Hanover — The Ministry of Local Government and Community Development will be assisting the Hanover Municipal Corporation with maintenance of Lucea Cemetery, which is currently in a horrific condition.

Tufton talks tough

MINISTER of Health and Wellness Dr Christopher Tufton has underscored Jamaica's commitment to tobacco control as more young people fall prey to the drug and the world faces a ballooning noncommunicable (NCDs) diseases crisis.


Calls are again mounting for Integrity Commission (IC) Executive Director Greg Christie to resign from that body, this time over his "ask the Government" retort to journalists who solicited his feedback to Thursday's gun attack on Ryan Evans, the commission's director of corruption prevention, outside the agency's New Kingston office.

Lady Tridents thrash SVG

Barbados senior women’s football team began their CONCACAF W Gold Cup Qualifying tournament with a bang as they thrashed Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 5-0 at the Wildey Turf on Friday.