The governing People’s National Party (PNP) and the opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) are locked in a near dead heat, according to the latest Don Anderson poll, commissioned by the RJR Communications Group.
The National Executive Council of the People's National Party has ratified the decision of the Executive Committee not to allow Councillor Shernette Haughton, to be a candidate of the People's National Party for the next local government elections.
OPPOSITION Leader Andrew Holness's defence of the house that he and his wife Juliet are building in Beverly Hills, St Andrew has created more unease inside the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) and appears to have placed the political organisation on a collision course with some of its more affluent donors.
BLACK RIVER, St Elizabeth May 15, 2015—Councillor for the Southfield Division Gregory Myers formally switched sides yesterday after he crossed the floor at a meeting of the St. Elizabeth Parish Council to join the ruling Peoples National Party, (PNP).
SAVANNA-LA-MAR, Westmoreland, October 20, 2014 — Savanna-la-mar businessman Dwayne Vaz has been elected by People’s National Party (PNP) delegates in the Westmoreland Central constituency, to represent the party in the upcoming by-election in the constituency.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, Oct. 11, 2014- Former People's National Party Vice President and MP for Central Westmoreland, Dr. Karl Blythe, has withdrawn his claim against Party Chairman Robert Pickersgill and General Secretary Paul Burke challenging the selection of attorney Michael Erskine as candidate for Central Westmoreland in the upcoming by-election.
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica Friday Oct. 10, 2014 - The Supreme Court will today hear an application by former Vice President of the People’s National Party Dr. Karl Blythe seeking a declaration that the procedure used to select Michael Erskine as candidate for Westmoreland Central is fundamentally flawed, illegal and in breach of the PNP's Constitution.