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JAMAICA | PNP Parliamentarians want Committee Chairs Reinstated

KINGSTON, JAMAICA. OCTOBER 6, 2020. The Parliamentary Caucus of the Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) is reiterating its call for the immediate reinstatement of the Opposition’s chairmanship of all Sessional Committees of the House of Representatives.

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JAMAICA | PM Manley's Misadventures or PM Holness' political disingenuity ?

KINGSTON,  Jamaica, July 10, 2020  -  A Gleaner story, written by Christopher Serju and published in the Friday July 10 issue of the publication, quoted prime minister Andrew Holness as saying that "the country is still paying for ideological missteps of the Michael Manley-led People’s National Party (PNP) administration from 1972 to 1978."

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  • Countries Jamaica
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JAMAICA | JLP Welcomes Chuck's Apology regarding Sexual Harassment

KINGSTON,  June 29, 2020 - The General Secretary of the Jamaica Labour Party, Dr. Horace Chang and the Jamaica Labour Party Women’s Parliamentary Caucus have welcomed an apology by Justice Minister Chuck, for  remarks he made during a discussion of the issue of sexual harassment at a sitting of the Joint Select Committee on the Sexual Harassment Bill last week.

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JAMAICA | Prof Munroe flayed for his sanitized tribute to Edward Seaga

KINGSTON, Jamaica, June 3, 2019 - Head of the National Integrity Action, NIA, and former leader of the WPJ, Professor Trevor Munroe, has been criticized by a former colleague and member of the Workers Party of Jamaica, WPJ, in relation to what has been described as his rather  'sanitized'  tribute to former prime minister and Jamaica Labour Party leader Edward Seaga who died last week.

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  • Countries Jamaica
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JAMAICA | JLP wants PNP to instruct Damion Crawford to Apologise to Vaz

KINGSTON, Jamaica March 9, 2019 - The governing Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) wants the leadership of the PNP to instruct its candidate for East Portland, Damion Crawford, to withdraw and apologize for the condescending, inflammatory, classist, racist and sexist comments he made recently on the political platform in relation to the JLP’s aspirant for the constituency, Annmarie Vaz.

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JAMAICA | Delano Franklyn questions Edward Seaga’s Selective Memory

Former PNP Senator and attorney-at-law Delano Franklyn, in a post on his Facebook page, has flayed former prime minister and JLP leader Edward Seaga for  trying to position Michael Manley and the PNP as the most destructive political force to have every practiced politics in Jamaica, while promoting himself as the saviour of Jamaica.

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PNP and JLP Confident of victory in the Nov. 28 Local Gov't polls

KINGSTON, November 5, 2016 - The Jamaica Labour Party’s General Secretary Dr. Horace Chang says due to renewed interest in local government it is expected that there will be a higher-than-usual number electors casting ballots in the November 28 Local Government election.

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  • Countries Jamaica
  • Published in Politics
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