Gov't respectful of NIDS ruling - OPM

The Government has said it is respectful of the decision of the Constitutional Court which on Friday morning struck down the controversial National Identification and Registration Act (NIDS). By so...

April 12, 2019
Jamaica News

NIDS struck down in landmark ruling

The Constitutional Court has struck down the National Identification and Registration (NIDS) Act after agreeing with the Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) that certain aspects of the ...

April 12, 2019
Jamaica News

$300 million PR budget for NIDS

Some J$300 million (US$2.4 million) has been budgeted to undertake the public relations, communications and behaviour-change programme of the Government’s National Identification System (NIDS). Thi...

January 10, 2019
Jamaica News

NIDS court battle begins

The Supreme Court will on Monday begin hearing the application brought by the Opposition People’s National Party (PNP) challenging the constitutionality of some sections of the National Identification...

October 22, 2018
Jamaica News