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Jamaica to Pay 20% of Electricity Bill for Low-Income Households

KINGSTON, Jamaica – More than 450,000 low- and middle-income households, consuming up to 200 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity per month, will receive a 20 percent contribution towards their bill payments over the next four months, Minister of Finance and the Public Service Dr. Nigel Clarke has announced.

Minister of Finance and the Public Service Dr. Nigel Clarke. (PHOTO: RUDRANATH FRASER/JIS)

JLP Legislator, Robert Montague, Resigns from Cabinet

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Robert Montague, a member of the ruling Jamaica Labour Party (JLP) has resigned from Cabinet in the wake of a damning report from the Integrity Commission on the Firearm Licensing Authority (FLA) in which Montague was cited for knowingly granting a firearm permit to six people with criminal traces when he was National Security Minister.

Robert Montague (photo courtesy of JIS)

Queens Borough President Welcomes TPS for Ukrainian Nationals

“Queens also stands in firm solidarity with all our Ukrainian American neighbors who are already in the United States, and we applaud President Biden for quickly extending Temporary Protected Status protections to those individuals,” he told the Caribbean Media Corporation (CMC).

Donovan Richards Jr. (via The City)
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