Days after the dramatic arrest of former Education Minister, Ruel Reid, and two members of his family, along with two other public officials, on fraud-related charges, Prime Minister Andrew Holness waded into the subject with an outline of regret at the development in relation to the former member of his Cabinet.
The week also included the likewise dramatic news of significant physical injury to former Prime Minister, PJ Patterson, in a motor vehicle mishap at his St Andrew Home. Patterson had to undergo surgery and is expected to make a full recovery.
Other highlights of the week’s news included announcement of a massive housing project in St Catherine and the shocking news of a black woman who was shot dead in her own home by a white police officer in Texas, USA.
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