Radio Programme

Jamaica Welcomes New Citizens

Roundabout JA | August 14, 2018
On today’s programme, 32 persons become Jamaican citizens.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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Roundabout JA | November 15, 2019
The Ministry of Transport and Mining is planning a week of activities from November 17 – 23, geared at stimulating investment in the mining sector. Transport and Mining Minister Robert Montague says the week of activities dubbed National Minerals Week will comprise forums and panel discussions geared at educating Jamaicans about the various investment opportunities available in the sector. Listen to RAJA to get the details.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 14, 2019
Primary, Secondary and Early Childhood institutions across the island are being encouraged to enter the Trees for Peace Competition put on by the Violence Prevention Alliance, VPA. The Competition was conceptualised to create clean safe green spaces for peaceful conflict resolution within the school environment. Listen to RAJA to hear more about this story.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 13, 2019
Ground has been broken for the construction of two water shops in Portland to address the water needs of residents in drought-affected communities. Minister of Local Government and Community Development, Desmond McKenzie says the facilities are being built at a cost of approximately 19.5 million dollars. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 12, 2019
The Institute of Jamaica IOJ will be hosting its Annual Research Symposium under the theme “Making Heritage Accessible, The IOJ in the 21st Century”. The event will be hosted on Friday November 15 2019 at the Simon Bolivar Cultural Center in North Parade downtown Kingston and will be free to the public. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 12, 2019
The Scientific Research Council is to stage a free expo for Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate CSEC & Primary Exit Profile PEP Science Workshop and Expo later this month. The even will be held at the Church Teacher's College in Mandeville on November 14 and is aimed at addressing declining student performances in the sciences, as well as showcase one of two new science centres. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan
Roundabout JA | November 8, 2019
Some 73 surgeries were conducted during the recently concluded nine day mission stop of the USNS Comfort Hospital Ship to Jamaica. Deputy Chief of Mission at the United States Embassy in Kingston John McIntyre says scores of persons also turned up daily at Sabina Park and the Greater Portmore Health Centre where the Comfort team provided dental, optometry, dermatology, family medicine, women’s health, paediatrics and physical therapy services. Listen to RAJA to learn more.
Presenter: Twila Wheelan
Producer: Twila Wheelan