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National Integrity Action (NIA) Principal Director Professor Trevor Munroe is dismissing as idiotic and pathetic comments in the public sphere intimating that he and the watchdog group […]

January 29, 2021

Jamaica remains Caribbean’s fifth most corrupt country – CPI report

Jamaica showed little improvement on Transparency International’s Corruption Perception Index (CPI) for 2020, inching up from a score of 43 to 44 out of 100, in a […]

January 29, 2021

Corruption stain lingers despite Jamaica inching forward

Jamaica has improved in the Corruption Perception Index (CPI) but is still among the most corrupt countries in the world as an estimated $95 billion is […]

January 29, 2021

Trevor Munroe | Governance 2020: Bridging Or Widening The Trust Deficit?

In 2020, the percentage of the Jamaican electorate willing to participate in elections fell to its lowest in over 70 years. At the same time, the […]

January 8, 2021

Cameshia’s Courage – District Constable Fights 16 Years To Prove She Was Unjustly Dismissed

It was a 16-year-long battle, but Cameshia Gardener was convinced that she had been unfairly treated and was prepared to fight as long as necessary for […]

March 11, 2020

Tracking Corruption And Arresting The Corrupt

The Gleaner’s ‘Tracking Corruption’ investigations, in partnership with the National Integrity Action (NIA), provide new evidence to support the view of the majority of our people […]

March 9, 2020

Key Players In Petrojam Scandal Should Be Concerned – Sources – Report Into The State-Owned…

A report that is now before the Integrity Commission has seemingly made a number of “adverse recommendations” involving key players in the multimillion-dollar scandal that was […]

February 23, 2020

Corruption Laws Must Bite, Say Watchdogs – NIA, JAMP Blame Enforcement, Accountability Failures For Perception…

The failure of successive administrations to simply enforce laws enacted to combat corruption has been held up as one of the reasons almost seven out of […]

February 17, 2020

Corruption A Real Threat To Jamaica’s Democracy – Holness

Prime Minister Andrew Holness says the scourge of corruption is a real threat to Jamaica’s democracy. He was delivering a lecture on the State of Jamaica’s […]

February 13, 2020