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Stories by Erica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

Published:Saturday | July 28, 2018 | 12:00 AMErica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

The Opposition People's National Party (PNP) has capped the individual spend of candidates seeking a place as one of the four vice-presidents to no more than $5 million for the September 15 contest but was not strong on how it would be policed.The...

Published:Tuesday | July 17, 2018 | 12:00 AMErica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

Members of the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF), health professionals and other hospital employees are allegedly accepting bribes to steer families of the dead to unregistered funeral services operators that offer cheap, but oftentimes...

Published:Monday | June 4, 2018 | 12:00 AMErica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

The beleaguered Cornwall Regional Hospital - the largest medical facility in western Jamaica - remains open for business, but patients should brace for longer waiting periods and reduced services at the St James facility.Officials of the hospital...

Published:Saturday | June 2, 2018 | 12:00 AMErica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

The Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH) has been shelling out big bucks for diagnostic and surgical services, spending $50 million between January and May this year, as the hospital struggles to restore services at the medical facility, which is...

Published:Tuesday | March 6, 2018 | 12:00 AMErica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

Businessman and scholar Dr Nigel Clarke yesterday ensured that the St Andrew North West constituency remained in the column of the Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) when he won convincingly, defeating the People's National Party's (PNP) Keisha Hayle in the...

Published:Tuesday | February 13, 2018 | 12:00 AMErica Virtue/Senior Gleaner Writer

Four minutes to the 10:30 a.m. time allotted for the nomination of People's National Party (PNP) candidate in St Andrew North West, Keisha Hayle, fewer than 10 party supporters were visible in the precincts of the Pembroke Hall Community Centre....

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