EDITORIAL - NHT: now that there's a quorum

Now that Prime Minister Portia Simpson Miller has restored its operating quorum with the appointment of four new directors, the board of the National Housing Trust (NHT) should quickly say what are its plans for the Outameni property.....

Remembering Hope Country Club

Towards the end of 1999, I had a public run-in with then minister of housing, Easton Douglas. He announced his scheme to build a housing complex - the 172-unit Hope Country Club - in partnership with a private developer, on the Hope Gardens compound, next to the zoo.

The inarticulate majority

Government minister and People's National Party Chairman Bobby Pickersgill recently commented that Jamaicans are not talking about the Outameni-National Housing Trust (NHT) controversy. When asked by a journalist if he had checked Twitter, he retorted that it was the "articulate minority" that was on Twitter.

God help you if God's against you

The article in the Jamaica Observer a few days ago read 'God's on our side'. To suggest that God was somehow on the Jamaica College football team's side was, in itself, a fascinating concept.

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