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Get It Out! – Parliament Under Pressure To Remove Provision That Could Shield Cabinet Contracts…

Jamaica’s biggest business group and the main anti-corruption lobby in the island are demanding that the Government remove the ‘dangerous’ section of an anti-corruption bill that […]

July 24, 2017

Editorial | Fix Glaring Flaws In Integrity Bill

Military procurement is notorious globally for corruption, riddled with steroids-induced contracts to facilitate graft and kickbacks. It is equal opportunity feculence, afflicting both developing and developed […]

July 23, 2017

Senate Approves Bill for Single Anti-Corruption Agency

The Senate has approved the Integrity Commission Bill, paving the way for the establishment of a single anti-corruption unit, which will investigate and prosecute corruption in […]

July 21, 2017

Cash Plus A Tale Of Personal Suffering, Says Munroe

The recent acquittal of Carlos Hill, founder of defunct Ponzi scheme Cash Plus, was ripe on the tongues of many who turned out on Monday evening […]

June 12, 2017

Stop misleading the public, DPP tells critics Llewellyn says 40-odd cases referred to her office…

A lightly edited text of Director of Public Prosecutions Paula Llewellyn’s response to allegations made in recent days that her office has failed to prosecute 40 […]

June 12, 2017

Holness Losing Credibility On Corruption

THE EDITOR, Sir: Prime Minister Andrew Holness should be troubled by the latest Transparency International (TI) report, in which Jamaica fell 14 places on the Corruption […]

June 12, 2017

Light On Corruption | Protected Disclosures Act, 2011: Blowing The Whistle On Corruption

Whistle-blowing is the act of exposing unlawful activities or misconduct occurring in a society or organisation. Corruption typically takes place behind closed doors. Therefore, encouraging individuals […]

June 12, 2017

State Minister Says Youth Must be Involved in Eradicating Corruption

State Minister in the National Security Ministry, Senator the Hon. Pearnel Charles Jr., says the youth have an important role to play in eradicating corruption in […]

June 12, 2017

Ronald Mason | Corruption Closer Than You Think

It is hard to let go of my characterisation of corruption as being like termites eating away at a wooden house. The termites are unlikely to […]

June 12, 2017