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WIKILEAKS: EXTRADITION OF DRUG KINGPIN NEMBHARD —  NOT AS EASY AS IT LOOKED

WIKILEAKS: EXTRADITION OF DRUG KINGPIN NEMBHARD — NOT AS EASY AS IT LOOKED

Cable time: Mon, 28 Jul 2008 19:41 UTC ¶1. (C) Summary: On the morning of July 4, Drug Kingpin Norris “Dido” Nembhard and four co-conspirators lost their final appeal and were eligible for extradition....

WIKILEAKS: THE RAMBLINGS OF MRS. GOLDING

WIKILEAKS: THE RAMBLINGS OF MRS. GOLDING

Time: Mon, 14 Dec 2009 20:19 UTC ¶1. (C) Lorna Golding, the wife of Prime Minister (PM) Bruce Golding, told Post’s Public Affairs Officer (PAO) Patricia Attkisson that she believes Secretary of State Hillary...

Vastaman – Africa Nuh Unite

Vastaman – Africa Nuh Unite

Vasta B. – Yaadinfo Contributor    [ Website ] Greetings my brothers and sisters of Chock-Blocko. Let me first state, I totally embrace the thought of having African roots, but not being able to pin point the exact locality...

WIKILEAKS: IMPLOSION AT FINANCIAL INVESTIGATIVE DIVISION LEAVES CONTINUED U.S. SUPPORT IN QUESTION

WIKILEAKS: IMPLOSION AT FINANCIAL INVESTIGATIVE DIVISION LEAVES CONTINUED U.S. SUPPORT IN QUESTION

Time: Wed, 7 May 2008 20:32 UTC ¶1. (SBU) Summary: In early April, when the NAS Director was absent from Post, the Government of Jamaica removed the Director, Deputy Director, and key investigative staff...

WIKILEAKS: RECENT ALLEGED HOMOPHOBIC VIOLENCE DEFIES EASY  CATEGORIZATION AS HATE CRIMES

WIKILEAKS: RECENT ALLEGED HOMOPHOBIC VIOLENCE DEFIES EASY CATEGORIZATION AS HATE CRIMES

Time: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 00:00 UTC ————- Summary ————- ¶1. (C) In November and December 2005, two murders in Jamaica were labeled by some gay activists as homophobic hate crimes, although senior police...

I went on a public bus today…

I went on a public bus today…

  Candice Stewart – Yaadinfo Contributor I went on a public bus today. I went on a public JUTC bus like I have been doing for many years now. The JUTC aka “Chi – Chi”...

WIKILEAKS: GENDER, CLASS, COLOUR BIAS MAR PNP PRESIDENCY RACE

WIKILEAKS: GENDER, CLASS, COLOUR BIAS MAR PNP PRESIDENCY RACE

[Editor’s Note: The following are excerpts from a cable sent by the US Embassy to its State Department providing details on the 2006 race for the PNP presidency. The cable highlights the classism and...

WIKILEAKS: THE QUESTIONABLE CHARACTER OF JAMES ROBERTSON

WIKILEAKS: THE QUESTIONABLE CHARACTER OF JAMES ROBERTSON

[Editor’s Note: While I am not so naïve as to believe that our politicians are squeaky clean, I believe the questions must be asked: – Why would a public servant, particularly a deputy leader...

WIKILEAKS: CONTROVERSIAL POLICE OFFICER BACK ON THE FORCE

WIKILEAKS: CONTROVERSIAL POLICE OFFICER BACK ON THE FORCE

TIME: Fri, 16 Jun 2006 20:44 UTC ¶1. (U) Senior Superintendent Renato Adams, the controversial former head of the disbanded Crime Management Unit (CMU), has been reinstated to the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF). Adams...

WIKILEAKS: CONCERNS OVER WAYNE CHEN’S VISA

WIKILEAKS: CONCERNS OVER WAYNE CHEN’S VISA

[Editor’s Note: This one is short and spicy, but rather interesting. Who would have thought that one of the most “highly regarded” businessmen in Jamaica – and now public servant – would make such...