Morning News Headlines


Shadow Minister of Transport and Works, Mikael Phillips, says government owes the country an explanation on what he said was the failure of the drainage system throughout the Corporate Area following this week’s heavy rainfall.

-National Epidemiologist, Dr. Karen Webster-Kerr, says health officials are seeing “some amount of slowing down” in the daily recorded number of coronavirus (COVID -19) cases,

-The Office of Utillities Regulation, OUR, says only some 6% of residential bills have shown unusual trends during its auditing of the Jamaica Public Service, JPS.

-The People’s National Party (PNP) in favour of a postponement of the local government election, which are due next month.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has won a landslide victory in the country’s general election.