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J’can Father Raises Money To Send Daughter To Medical School

George Lindsay, the Manchester father who was last week set on selling his house in order to help fund his daughter’s dream of studying medicine in China, yesterday saw her off at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston, thanks to readers & Jamaica Observer readers alike, here and abroad, who were touched by his story. Georgia receives words of ...

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Gov’t Adds J$150m To Chik-V Response Fund

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is reporting that the government has allocated an additional J$150 million to fund Jamaica’s response to the Chikungunya virus. The response includes a “massive” clean-up campaign aimed at destroying and removing mosquito breeding sites. Following a ministerial meeting on Wednesday, the Local Government Minister, Noel Arscott, said J$140 million had been set aside ...

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