NCC boss wants no political hands on new body
Daraine Luton, Senior Staff Reporter
WITH the new procurement bill proposing to split the National Contracts Commission (NCC) from the Office of the Contractor General, the joint select committee of Parliament considering the legislation has been asked to ensure that there is daylight between the proposed Public Procurement Commission and the political directorate.
By Shereita Grizzle—
Melbourne Douglas, more popularly known in the entertainment sphere as ‘dBurnz’, is an up-and-coming roots reggae artist. While many may be familiar with dBurnz the artist, others may find it interesting to know that the entertainer also has a budding acting career.
Uprising Roots Band—
MIGHT Can’t Beat Right and Trench Town are the latest singles from the Uprising Roots Band which is gearing up to release its second album in early 2015.
The Keils —-
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – –
An elderly German couple who have been coming to vacation in Tobago for several years were found hacked to death along Minister’s Bay, Bacolet Beach, yesterday morning.
Garnet Silk and Donovan Germain—-
MUSIC producer Donovan Germain believes every generation has a unique artist. For him, roots singer Garnet Silk was the standout of his contemporaries.
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The policeman allegedly involved in a ‘death squad’ in Clarendon was today offered bail in the sum of $700,000 when he appeared in Corporate Area Resident Magistrate’s Court.
Now-a-days the legendary singer/songwriter/musician Leroy Sibbles divides his time between touring, recording and producing for his
“Dat nah guh work” ft. Ikaya
“mi ears deaf to dem talking // cause ah pure negative them promoting // ah walk wid black yeye and ah run red light like 1,2,3 we demote him” – Shuga
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica (JIS) —–
State Minister for Tourism and Entertainment, Damion Crawford, said the Ministry will be introducing an artist ambassadors programme to assist in the promotion of destination Jamaica.