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PM Holness Reassures that When a Safe Vaccine is Approved, it will be Available to the Public


PM Holness Reassures that When a Safe Vaccine is Approved, it will be Available to the Public

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced that when a safe vaccine is approved, the Government will make it freely available to all Jamaicans who wish to obtain it. Speaking this afternoon at a press conference to update the nation on the Government’s management of Covid-19, Prime Minister Holness explained that Jamaica is a part of […]

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Holness Administration Energized and Committed to Jamaica Recovering Stronger


Holness Administration Energized and Committed to Jamaica Recovering Stronger

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says with the energy and commitment of the entire team of Parliamentarians, he is optimistic that Jamaica will recover stronger. The Prime Minister was speaking at the start of the new Parliamentary term yesterday (September 15) following the swearing-in of Senators and Members of Parliament at the Jamaica Conference Centre. Prime […]

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PM Holness Charges State Ministers to be “Champions of Policy and Advocacy”


PM Holness Charges State Ministers to be “Champions of Policy and Advocacy”

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has encouraged the newly minted Ministers of State to be advocates of policy and public affairs. The Prime Minister says that with the swearing in of the Ministers of State, their responsibility is to support their Cabinet Ministers in explaining to the public policy decisions that have been tabled. According to […]

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PM Mourns the Passing of Legendary Reggae Singer, Toots


PM Mourns the Passing of Legendary Reggae Singer, Toots

Prime Minister Andrew Holness has expressed saddness at the death of Reggae icon Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert. Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert died last night (Friday September 11) in hospital. He was 77 years old. Prime Minister Holness said: “The passing of our very own legendary Reggae singer Frederick ‘Toots’ Hibbert  represents a loss to the musical landscape. […]

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New Slate of Cabinet Ministers Named


New Slate of Cabinet Ministers Named

Consequent on the General Elections held on September 3, 2020, the Prime Minister the Most Hon. Andrew Holness has today (September 11) announced that the following Ministers and the Attorney General will be appointed.  The Cabinet Ministers (other than those already sworn in) and the Attorney General will take the Oath of Allegiance and the Oath of […]

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Address By The Most Honourable Andrew Holness ON, MP Prime Minister of Jamaica At the COVID-19 Press Conference On August 21, 2020


Thank you, Naomi. Good afternoon to everyone here and everyone listening on radio and television, and of course everyone listening in on social media. The Ministry of Health has announced already, yesterday, that we’ve had 98 new cases in the last 24 hours. Our cumulative number of cases is now 1,290 and we now have […]

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Address By The Most Honourable Andrew Holness ON, MP Prime Minister of Jamaica and Minister Dr Christopher Tufton, Minister of Health At the COVID-19 Press Conference On August 24, 2020


Thank you, Naomi.  Good afternoon everyone here and listening in radio land and television land and of course to our friends in social media. First of all, Naomi before you mentioned that i chaired the COVID Sub Committee of Cabinet but at that meeting we also discussed the weather situation and the flooding that has […]

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