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All Change at KLAS Sports Radio and CVM Television

In 2022 so far Jamaica’s media landscape has seen 2 major developments. CVM’s REBOOT? Verticast Media Group’s purchase of CVM Television is a welcome move by its CEO Oliver McIntosh who for decades was the main man at the Caribbean … Continue reading

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Review: Portia Simspon-Miller – The Girl from Woodhall

Recently, Television Jamaica (TVJ) showed a documentary  “The Girl from Woodhall” which was a political biography of Portia Simpson Miller, Jamaica’s first female prime minister (2006-7, 2011-2016) and first female president of the People’s National Party (PNP) from 2005-2017.. A … Continue reading

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Lisa Hanna finally Jumps from her Perilous PNP Patch in St Ann

It comes as no real surprise that Lisa Hanna – the 15 year PNP representative for South East St Ann – is planning to walk away from representational politics. For one, Hanna had little chance of retaining her seat at … Continue reading

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Fraser-Pryce vs Thompson-Herah 2022: A Trilogy Missed Ahead of Worlds

By ducking facing each other at the recent Pre Fontaine Classic athletics meet in Oregon, US, track sprint legends and arch rival Elaine Thompson-Herah & Shelly Ann Fraser-Pryce missed a chance to enhance their rivalry and boost their financial coffers.  … Continue reading

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Athletes at this years Commonwealth Games Will Be Allowed to Protest. Yeah Right.

News has just come out that athletes at this years Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, will be allowed to publicly protest about social injustice issues. Many will welcome this move by the organisers. But I have my doubts this will … Continue reading

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Holnesses and Conflicts of HEART/NTSA?

Anyone who has followed my observations of Jamaican politics will know that I have been very impressed by the current 2-term member of parliament for the St Andrew East Rural constituency – Juliet Holness. Holness is also the wife of … Continue reading

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Instant Jamaican Coffee Content – 100% Local?

One of my friends was telling of an incident that occurred whilst shopping at one of her local supermarkets in Spanish Town. She assisted 2 visiting Jamaicans who were pondering which of Jamaica’s instant coffee to buy. In the end the … Continue reading

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Some People to Watch in 2022

Global Christine Mboma (Athlete, Namibia) – Mboma has sneaked up to be the biggest threat to Jamaica’s dominance of female sprinting since 2008. If she continues to improve then no surprise if the 200m world record goes and then the … Continue reading

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My Winners and Losers of 2021

My winners of 2021 include: Letitia James (New York Attorney General) –James took out the Cuomos and in NY politics that is high stakes. Delivered a scathing report on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s handling of care homes during the pandemic. Her … Continue reading

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Whatever happened to Jamaica’s Blitz to Remove Tints on Vehicles?

I just hope that the Jamaican authorities – as continue efforts to reduce violent and organised crime – revisit the whole tinting policy on vehicles. Back in 2016 and 2017 there was a highly publicised campaign by the police especially … Continue reading

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