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Schools threatened with disciplinary action if auxiliary fees are mandatory

The minister of education is reminding school administrators that there should be no mandatory fees for students entering grades 7-11, threatening disciplinary action against any institution that ignores that directive. Ruel Reid was speaking at a...

Road works costing FLOW millions

A preliminary $42 million tab for damage to its underground network caused by contractors carrying out road improvement work on behalf of the National Works Agency (NWA) is part of the financial toll telecommunications giant FLOW is facing. This d...

NWC addressing water issues ahead of new school year

The National Water Commission (NWC) has started to implement special measures to assist schools that might face water woes come next week. According to the NWC, the measures are aimed at addressing any known water-related challenges to the smoot...

Calabar holds back - School to reconsider decision to expel about 50 underperforming grade 10 boys

The leadership of Calabar High School is to review the cases of approximately 50 grade 10 boys who were expelled because they failed to meet the 60 per cent average set by the school for them to be accepted in grade 11. News of the Red Hills Road,...

We cannot break the law - Integrity Commission

Below is a statement from Justice Karl Harrison (Ret'd), chairman of the Integrity Commission. The commissioners of the Integrity Commission have taken note of comments from a number of parties expressing the view that that the commission ought ...

Arnett Gardens shopkeeper shot multiple times - Mom of slain 14-y-o flees community

Worshippers at the Inner City for Christ Ministry in Arnett Gardens fell to the floor in fear as gunshots echoed outside the church in a daring gun attack late Tuesday night. When the congregation wobbled to their feet and went outside, one man wa...

Major Corporate Area traffic changes greet new school year

Taxi operators have already begun plotting the various off roads they will have to resort to in order to cope with possible stress from the major traffic changes in the Corporate Area that will take full effect when schools reopen next week. T...

Earn public trust, commish charges new police unit

Describing as "pioneers" the roughly 700 men and women who make up the newly formed Public Safety and Traffic Enforcement Branch (PSTEB), Police Commissioner Major General Antony Anderson has charged each to lead the continued transformation of th...

Man accused of killing woman and 10-y-o was 'depressed and broke', resident says

Senior Superintendent of Police for St Ann, Michael Smith, said the police are expecting to capture the man suspected of chopping his former girlfriend and her son to death in Linton Park, St Ann, on Tuesday night. The suspect, 41-year-old Orvi...

Barred from Calabar! - Students with less than 60 per cent average will be barred from entering fifth form; parents upset

A decision by the Calabar High School in St Andrew to bar students who attain an average of less than 60 per cent from entering fifth form has not gone down well with some parents. The Gleaner obtained a copy of a letter from the school, signed by ...