• Radio Programme

    Orville McKellop Overcomes Brittle Bone Disease While Being Crowned as the Top Performer in the 2019 Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) Examinations

    Feature | November 28, 2019
    Since birth eighteen-year old, Orville McKellop has been struggling with a genetic disorder known as Osteogenesis Imperfecta, also called Brittle Bone Disease. It is a condition that causes fragile bones that break easily. However, despite his condition, McKellop has lots of reasons to be happy, most of all the fact that he was recently crowned top performer in the 2019 Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) examination at Jonathan Grant High School. Listen to this programme to find out how Orville continues to overcome his challenges.
    Presenter: Anjuii James-Sawyers
    Producer: Anjuii James-Sawyers
    More Feature Radio Programmes
    Feature | December 5, 2019
    The Grand Old Lady of Downtown, Kingston, the Ward Theatre is scheduled for reopening by the end of 2020. The 107 year old national monument is undergoing refurbishing works being overseen by the Kingston and St Andrew Municipal Corporation and the Ward Theatre Foundation. Listen to this feature to get the updated on works being carried out on this famous.
    Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
    Producer: Vanessa Silvera
    Feature | December 4, 2019
    The Planning Institute of Jamaica (PIOJ) says Jamaica has a window of opportunity for major economic growth due to the current demographic dividend. But what does all that mean? Listen to this programme to find out more.
    Presenter: Anthony Morgan
    Producer: Anthony Morgan
    Feature | December 4, 2019
    Eye on Justice is a 5 minute radio programme brought to you by the Ministry of Justice, focusing on the Justice Sector. On this edition we talk discuss the Ministry's intention to roll out an important piece of legislation that will affect the treatment of children who come into conflict with the law. Listen to this edition of EYE on Justice to learn more
    Presenter: Twila Wheelan
    Producer: Twila Wheelan
    Feature | December 4, 2019
    Presenter: Kalilah Enriquez Reynolds
    Producer: EximBankJA
    Feature | December 4, 2019
    Presenter: Various Artiste
    Producer: MOF&PS
    Feature | December 2, 2019
    The Ministry of Education, Youth and Information wrapped up an eventful Youth Month calendar in November under the theme Jamaican Youth R LIT: Leading, Inspiring and Transforming our World.” The National Youth Policy 2017-2030 was also launched. Listen to State Minister, Alando Terrelonge at his visit JIS Radio’s Studio 58A to shed light on the importance of a national policy guiding youth development with host, Vanessa Silvera.
    Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
    Producer: Vanessa Silvera