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  • 02:01

    Talk Jamaica April 10

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica we zoom in on the process of appointments to state boards and discuss some of the appointees as well. 


    Then at 5 p.m., the governments of Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago are engaged in talks on how to resolve the impasse surrounding the refusal of entry of scores of Jamaicans into the twin-island republic. To discuss that issue - we are joined by PSOJ William Mahfood and Attorney at Law Kenyatta Powell 


    In a special edition of our feature segment - Talk Vault, at 5:30, we meet the finalists in the Burger King National Schools Debate. The members of the Cornwall College and Munro College teams, respectively, will join us. 

  • 02:00

    Talk Jamaica March 20, 2015

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week President of the Nurses Association of Jamaica Janet Farr says Government initiatives must be developed to keep nurses in Jamaica but Health Minister Christopher Tufton says Jamaica may have to turn to other countries to supply the local demand for nurses. Ms. Farr will join us.


    Then at 5pm…… it’s a 31 member shadow cabinet. We will get reactions from President of the PNPYO Andrae Blair, Lecturer in Political Science at Elon University, Dr. Damion Blake and Social Commentator Carol Narcisse


    At 5:35, it will be time for Talk Vault . Brandon Rampersad from UWI MUN will tell us about their Mental Health Week.
    There is also ‘In Perspective’ and ‘The Week That Was’ Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on Talk Jamaica Radio

  • 02:05

    Talk Jamaica January 31

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we discuss the upcoming elections with political analast Mark Wignal and Jermaine Naire, we also speak to the president of Young Jamaica Howard Chamberlain and president of PNPYO Andre Blair.  In Talk Vault we feature young attorney Mikhail Williams

  • 02:00

    Talk Jamaica May 1, 2016

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica comes your way today at 4pm with In Perspective and The Week That Was.


    Then at : 4:45, environmentalist Peter Espeut reacts to calls for a ban on Styrofoam and plastics by by government Senator Matthew Samuda.


    At 5 p.m., The government explores ways to reintroduce hanging. State Minister in Ministry of National Security Pearnel Charles Jnr and Attorney at law Kenyatta Powell will join us for that discussion.


    In our feature segment - Talk Vault, at 5:35, we meet Youth Advocate Shaquille Ramsay.


    Talk Jamaica comes your way live at 4pm

  • 02:01

    Talk Jamaica Dec 20

    in Current Events

    The yuletide episode of your cutting edge commentary Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm.
    The discussion segment commences at 4:40 p.m. Is it time to do away with corporal punishment? The Education Minister Ronald Thwaites joins us at that time.


    Then at 5 p.m., we continue to discuss the issue of corporal punishment Executive Director of the National Parenting Support Commission, Dr. Patrece Charles-Freeman and President of the Jamaica Teachers’ Association, the JTA, Mr. Norman Allen. 
    Then, later in the broadcast, we take you into our Talk Vault feature, where we have a chat with Jamaican poet and author Christena Williams (Antonia Valaire).



     

  • 02:03

    Talk Jamaica April 3, 2016

    in Current Events

    Talk Jamaica is back this Sunday, April 3, 2016:
    Join us at 4:30 pm as we speak one on one with Education, Youth and information Minister, Senator The Hon. Ruel Reid. Hear of his details on the plan to have students remain in secondary school for seven years as well as other plans for his ministry.


    Then at 5 p.m., what of the Income Tax Break proposed by the Andrew Holness-led administration? Hear perspectives from JALGO head, Helene Davis Whyte and Financial Analyst Dennis Chung


    In our feature segment - Talk Vault, at 5:35, Germaine Barrett tells us about the recently concluded Pan American Organisations Debate Tournament 


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  • 01:58

    Talk Jamaica Feb 28

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we conduct the Post Mortem of the Feb 2016 General Elections with Lawrence Rowe (PNP Representative), Ricardo Brooks (Young Jamaica - JLP) and Marlon Campbell (Vote Jamaica).


    At 5p.m we have the analysts perspective on General Election, we will be joined by Mark Wignall and Jermaine Nairne


    Then later in the broadcast, we take you into our Talk Vault feature, where Young Culinary Expert, André Fowles we will give us a "tell-all" interview. He joins us in the Talk Vault at 5:35 p.m.



    We also have The Week That Was and In Perspective, Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pmEST on talkjamaicaradio.com/listen
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  • 01:59

    Talk Jamaica Feb 21

    in Current Events

    In Talk Jamaica today we look ahead to Thursday’s General Election. Representatives of the PNP and the JLP will join us to make the case for their respective parties days before the polls.


    We continue our look ahead to the General Election with our expert panel as they examine the game changers, expected increase in voter turnout and the parties’ chances at the polls.


    At 5:35, it will be time for our Talk Vault feature. Today, we feature young Jamaican singer/songwriter Michael-David who is set to represent Jamaica at the World Championship of the Performing Arts in California, USA later this year.


    Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm streams live on

  • 02:02

    Talk Jamaica March 13, 2015

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week, the PNP has lost the election, where does it go from here? We look ahead to the renewal process with our panel. 


     At 5:35, it will be time for our Talk Vault feature. Today, we feature  Grace Cameron, the publisher and Editor-in-Chief of JamaicanEats magazine.


    There is also In perspective and the week that was 

  • 02:13

    Talk Jamaica - Nov 8

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week Fenton Ferguson transferred to Labour & Social Security while Horace Dalley transferred to Health, we will gauge reaction to this move.


    Then at 5 P.M... we have our election feature ‘On The Ballot’, this week we will discuss the East Central St Catherine seat where the JLP’s Alando Terrelonge seeks to challenge Member of Parliament Arnaldo Brown.


    We also have ‘The Week That Was’ and In Perspective. Talk Jamaica comes your way at 4pm on www.talkjamaicaradio.com/listen Remember you can also download our mobile app and you can also listen via phone, so many ways to listen, Talk Jamaica ‘Commentary At Its Best’, spread the word.

  • 01:54

    Talk Jamaica Feb 14

    in Current Events

    On Talk Jamaica this week we discuss the current impasse between Prime Minister and People's National Party President Portia Simpson Miller and Opposition and Jamaica Labour Party Leader Andrew Holness. What are the implications for the nation and the campaign.


    We continue our ‘On the Ballot’ feature at 5 p.m., with focus on the West Rural St. Andrew constituency.


    And, at 5:25 pm, we will be joined by one the independent candidates in the North East St. Elizabeth constituency - Joseph Patterson, founder of United Independent’s Congress (UIC).


    Talk Jamaica is streaming live on talkjamaciaradio.com and also on Caribriddims Radio. Tune in on

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