Tuesday, November 12, 2019

SHAGGY SETS RECORD STRAIGHT OVER FUNDS EARMARKED FOR BUSTAMANTE HOSPITAL

  International recording artiste Orville Shaggy Burrell, has sought to clarify why charity funds have not been handed over to the Bustamante Hospital for Children Recently there were reports in the media that 100 million dollars raised for the hospital through a concert put on the by Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation last year, had not been handed over. Speaking at a...

SPICE TO PREMIERE FIRST EPISODE OF “SPICE IT UP” TALK SHOW NEXT WEEK

Entertainer Spice has added Talk Show host to her list of titles. The reigning Queen of the Dancehall is set to drop the first episode of Spice It Up next week Wednesday. The video will premiere on drink brand Magnum's video platform Magnum Hub TV. In a preview of the episode, she is joined on set by her friend and Dancehall Dj...

KOFFEE FEATURED IN ESSENCE

Reggae singer Koffee has been featured in Essence Magazine. The 19-year-old Spanish Town native is being touted as the leader of the pack of a wave of new talent bringing a jolt of energy to the reggae culture. The article speaks about her rise to fame in 2017 and the global success of her hit single Toast. It adds that the industry's...

17-YEAR OLD CHARGED FOR MURDER IN ST. ANN

A 17-year-old boy of Bellfield district in Runaway Bay, St Ann has been charged with murder. The juvenile is accused of fatally stabbing 19-year-old Okar Campbell during a dispute about 8:50 am on Friday, November 8. The police said Campbell was among a group of people who went to pick ackees in the community when the argument developed between him and...

TRINA GOES IN ON WOMAN WHO CALLED HER THE N-WORD IN WALMART

Rapper Trina went on a rant while shopping in Walmart when a costumer allegedly call her the N word. The 44 year old was out shopping yesterday when she was rudely interrupted by a comment aimed directly at her. Sources say someone inside the Walmart in Cooper City, Florida called police after people started screaming at each other inside the...

LA Lakers’ winning run ends at seven as Toronto Raptors claim victory

Pascal Siakam scored 24 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, and the short-handed Toronto Raptors used a second-half surge to defeat the host Los Angeles Lakers 113-104 on Sunday night. Fred VanVleet had 23 points and 10 assists for the Raptors, who snapped the Lakers' seven-game winning streak. Toronto prevailed despite playing without guard Kyle Lowry, who sustained a fractured in...

Youth Parliament takes place today, as part of YOUTH MONTH 2019 activities

IT'S YOUTH MONTH 2019, being observed under the theme: L.I.T- “Jamaican Youth Leading, Inspiring and Transforming our World.” State Minister for Education, Youth and Information Alando Terrelonge says today's( mon) focus will be on youth parliament, where youths will debate critical matters of concern. Here's more from Minister Terrelonge. He says Prime Minister will also meet with them.

Huge turnout for Xodus “Enchanted” band launch

As the soca season kicks into full gear, Xodus held it's official band launch, "Enchanted", for the upcoming carnival season, to record number of patrons. The event was held Saturday, at 36 Hope road in Kingston. The band has grown into becoming the largest of the three which includes Xamayca International and Bacchanal, the latter held its...

Kevin Hart makes first public appearance since car crash

On Sunday night, Kevin Hart made an appearance at the People's Choice Awards, thus marking his first major public appearance since he was hospitalized after a bad car crash a little over two months ago. At the award show, Hart was presented with a trophy for "Comedy Act of 2019" by Robert Downey Jr. The comedian was reportedly given...

Jamaica looks to increase trade with China

Jamaica and China have agreed to focus on increasing trade between the two countries. This was part of discussions Prime Minister Andrew Holness had with China's President Xi Jinping during his recent official visit to China. A statement from the Office of the Prime Minster said the focus is to encourage more Jamaican goods and services to...
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