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August 15, 2018 5:22 AM Sagicor Investments Unit Trust tops 12-month performance

Over the last 12 months for the period ending July 30, 2018, four of the seven unit trust companies have delivered double-digit returns to investors. The top performer was Sagicor Investments' Sigma Equity Fund which gave investors 25.34 per cent return. Next was Scotia Investments Premium Growth Fund, which turned out 20.11 per cent with its mix of equity

August 14, 2018 1:16 AM Jamaican female assistant referee officiates in CONCACAF League

Jamaica's FIFA Assistant Referee Princess Brown was part of a history-making trio of female referees to officiate at the Scotiabank CONCACAF League. Brown, Karen Diaz of Mexico and Felisha Mariscal of the United States served as Assistant Referees during the just concluded first round. For the first time ever, two female referees helped officiate the second 3

August 13, 2018 7:20 PM Llori Sharpe wins silver medal at Junior Carib Cycling Championship

17 year old Jamaican cyclist Lori Sharpe picked up the silver medal for Jamaica at the Junior Caribbean Cycling Championship over the weekend in Bermuda. Sharpe got the medal in the time trial race and finished just behind Alyssa Rowe of Bermuda. National cycling coach Carlton Simmonds says he was pleased with her performance in the championship. “For me, anytime 3

August 13, 2018 7:20 PM Mariappa signs new contract with Watford

31 year old Jamaican international footballer Adrian Mariappa has signed a new deal with Watford fc in the English Premier League until the summer of 2020. Having come through the Watford Academy, Mariappa has 285 appearances to his name across two separate spells with the Hornets. The central defender made his debut for Watford in 2005 before spending 3

August 13, 2018 7:17 AM Police issue advisory for Twenty20 matches at Sabina

THE police have advised that patrons who will be attending cricket matches during the Jamaican leg of the Caribbean Premier League Twenty20 Competition at Sabina Park in Kingston on Tuesday, August 14 and Wednesday, August 15 will not be permitted entry with some items. These are firearms, knives, explosives, illegal drugs, walking stick-type umbrellas 3

August 13, 2018 5:30 AM Nicki pulls on J'can talent

Trinidadian rapper Nicki Minaj has some Jamaican influence on her latest album Queen, which was released on Friday by Young Money Entertainment/Cash Money Records. The 19-track set features production from Jamaican producers Matthew “Boi-1Da” Samuels and Dwayne “Supa Dups” Chin-Quee. In a post on his Instagram account on Friday, “Supa Dups” confirmed 8

August 13, 2018 2:57 AM Residents affected by smoke from dump urged to mount a legal challenge

Attorney-at-Law Shirley-Ann Eaton says residents affected by smoke from the Riverton City disposal site could mount a class action suit against the government. The issue has been brought back to the fore following complaints from residents of Cooreville Gardens and surrounding communities who say they are being affected by smoke from the Riverton City dump which 6

August 11, 2018 2:00 PM Agent Sasco collabs with top acts

Agent Sasco has aligned himself with a number of heavyweight talents on his latest single, 'Change', featuring Stonebwoy, Kabaka Pyramid and Spragga Benz. The new song is taken from Sasco's 'Hope River' album and began airing on Apple Music as Ebro Darden's Beats1 Banger on Thursday. In 2018, Sasco continues his streak of versatility in hiphop, reggae

August 10, 2018 11:39 PM Portmore United advance, Arnett exit CONCACAF League

Defending Red Stripe Premier League champions Portmore United will face Honduran club Motagua in the quarter-finals of the 2018 CONCACAF League later this month. The first leg will be played on August 23 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras while the home leg for Portmore United will be on August 30 at the National Stadium. Portmore United advanced to the last eight

August 10, 2018 11:39 PM Jamaican student athlete charged in lottery scamming ring

KINGSTON, Jamaica — A Jamaican male student athlete at Southern University in New Orleans, was last week Friday charged for his alleged involvement in lottery scamming. United States Attorney Duane Evans announced that 26-year-old Alex Saunders was charged with one-count Bill of Information with Conspiracy to Commit Mail and Wire Fraud. “According to the charging 2