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Ian Boyne | Collaring Corruption

A global public opinion survey on corruption found that 74 per cent of respondents in Jamaica felt our Parliament is corrupt or extremely corrupt, and 86 […]

May 25, 2017

Light On Corruption | Until Jamaicans Start Demanding Change, It Will Continue To Be Business…

Corruption is defined as the abuse of entrusted power for private gain. The issue of corruption is not new; it is probably as old as the […]

May 25, 2017

Trevor Munroe | Ridding Road Repairs Of Political Corruption

What do the people who live in New Market (St Elizabeth), Wakefield (St Catherine), Smithfield (Westmoreland), Salt Marsh (Trelawny), Jack’s River (St Mary) have in common […]

May 25, 2017

Editorial | DPP, Corruption Prosecutor Can Coexist

Whatever other view may be held of Paula Llewellyn, it’s beyond debate that she is among the most engaged of Jamaica’s public officials, ready, as was […]

May 25, 2017

Samuda Denies Corruption In Planting Of Grass On His Farm

Agriculture Minister Karl Samuda has denied that he used his influence to get the Jamaica Dairy Development Board to establish a 15-acre demonstration plot of Mombasa […]

May 25, 2017

Montague Urges Cops To Reject Corruption – Promises Improved Working Conditions

Western Bureau: While heaping glowing praise on the police for their service to the nation, including describing them as “the best trained in the western hemisphere”, […]

May 25, 2017

Trevor Munroe | Get Cracking On Curbing Corruption

Below are excerpts of Professor Trevor Munroe’s address to the Commonwealth Caribbean Association of Integrity Commissions and Anti-Corruption Bodies (CCAICACB) Conference. Corruption is not Third World […]

May 25, 2017

DPP Blasts Munroe For Wanting To Weaken Her Office’s Powers

The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Paula Llewellyn is criticising anti-corruption campaigner, Professor Trevor Munroe, for wanting the constitution changed to weaken her office’s powers. Writing […]

May 25, 2017

Trevor Munroe | Prosecuting The Corrupt – Better Late Than Never

Not a day passes without us hearing that Jamaica has a culture of corruption. The spider man, Anancy, lives, so we are told. No doubt there […]

May 25, 2017