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Jamaican lottery scammer's property forfeited - Jamaica Gleaner

Cash and jewellery seized from Jamaican Lavrick Willocks, accused of masterminding a large lottery scam in the United States, will be liquidated and the proceeds doled out to victims under a federal judge's order. The property was seized from Willocks ...

JSE to revert to single fee for multiple-fill orders - Jamaica Gleaner

The Jamaica Stock Exchange has got to yes on a long-standing lobby by small stockholders to reinstall the 'all or none' trading rule that will allow investors to pay one fee for stock orders that are executed in multiple transactions. JSE Managing ...

Cash, jewellery seized from lottery scammer to aid victims - Jamaica Observer

NORTH DAKOTA, United States (AP) — Cash and jewellery seized from a Jamaican man accused of masterminding a large lottery scam in the US will be liquidated and the proceeds doled out to victims under a federal judge's order, a step toward getting at ...

Count Prince Miller severely ill in England - Jamaica Gleaner

Assamba's connection with Miller who lives in England includes presenting him with an award there, recognising his achievements at the 2012 Friends of the Caribbean Charity Ball. Before that, Miller was awarded the Order of Distinction in 2007 in Jamaica.

Jamaican lottery scam kingpin's property forfeited; will aid victims - Loop News Jamaica

Cash and jewelry seized from a Jamaican man accused of masterminding a large lottery scam in the US will be liquidated and the proceeds doled out to victims. They order came from a US federal judge and will be a welcome step towards getting at least ...

Security ministry implores J'cans to say yes to JamaicaEye - Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Ministry of National Security is imploring citizens to accept the JamaicaEye programme as it moves towards restoring public order and increasing citizen security. The ministry said since the launch of the JamaicaEye Programme ...

J'can lottery scam kingpin's property forfeited; will aid victims - Jamaica Observer

BISMARCK, North Dakota (AP) — Cash and jewelry seized from a Jamaican man accused of masterminding a large lottery scam in the US will be liquidated and the proceeds doled out to victims under a federal judge's order, a step toward getting at least ...

Lottery scam kingpin's property forfeited; will aid victims - Kansas City Star

Cash and jewelry seized from a Jamaican man accused of masterminding a large lottery scam in the U.S. will be liquidated and the proceeds doled out to victims under a federal judge's order, a step toward getting at least some restitution for victims.

Opaleke to enter order of Manitoba - Winnipeg Free Press

Born in Kingston, Jamaica, Ken Opaleke arrived in Winnipeg in the early 1970s and lived and attended school in the West Broadway neighbourhood, where his experiences influenced and shaped his passion for recognizing the infinite potential in every child.

Windies sticking with top order unsurprising - Fazeer Mohammed - sportsmax.tv

World Cup Watch: Belgium on a high and may just be edging semi-final clash with France - Chris Taylor Zone interview: SportsMax.TV writer Leighton Levy looks back at the performances from new wave of Jamaica's athletes at Athletics World Cup. » ...

IDT issues back to work order to New Day Aluminium employees - rjrnewsonline.com

IDT issues back to work order to New Day Aluminium employees. 8:36 am, Sat July 7, 2018. /assets/img/stories/display_pic/default_story_img.jpg. An order has been issued by the Industrial Disputes Tribunal (IDT) for workers at New Day Aluminium Jamaica ...

New development order coming for Westmoreland - Jamaica Gleaner

A development order is in the works for Jamaica's eighth-largest parish, Westmoreland, that will lay the ground for the emergence of new towns. The Westmoreland Area Development Order, spanning the parish's 807 square kilometres was promulgated and ...

Short Orders: Jamaican restaurant moving to new location - Greensboro News & Record

With the new location, Horn is adding a separate take-out area with its own entrance. Customers can call ahead or come in and order at the counter from the blackboard menu. While they wait, they can browse a variety of Jamaican seasonings, jarred jerk ...

Jamaica seeks $203m forfeiture from businesswoman over counterfeit goods - Stabroek News

... from Chinese-Jamaica businesswoman Lan Yan as her alleged benefit from the retailing of counterfeit goods. According to a release from the Ministry of Finance and the Public Service, the agency has filed a pecuniary penalty order against her ...

Gov't seeking forfeiture of over $203M from businesswoman - Jamaica Gleaner

The Assets Recovery Agency is seeking the forfeiture of over $203 million dollars from businesswoman Lan Yan which it alleges she obtained by illegal means. The agency has filed a pecuniary penalty order against her pursuant to section 5 of Proceed of ...

Where are the controversies in my career, Mr Wignall? - Jamaica Observer

1969: Conceived and implemented the Jamaicanisation of financial institutions — (banks and insurance companies) — to secure 25 per cent share ownership for Jamaicans. As a result, several merchant banks were established to transfer 25 per cent ...

Creative minds encouraged to get their business in order - Jamaica Gleaner

The latter was discussed at a recent media briefing for Jamaica's latest feature film - Sprinter. Actress Shantol Jackson raised the point as she thanked her manager, Nadine Wilson, for taking care of business while she does what she loves. Jackson ...

Sectoral Debate Presentations 2018 | Dr Horace Chang: Restoring public order and safety ... securing the nation - Jamaica Gleaner

As a Government we will continue working hard to address public order and citizen security for the people of Jamaica. While there is no panacea, this administration has embarked on several strategies which I will now outline. These include a series of ...

Jamaica court orders SportsMax to give E-Networks FIFA World Cup feed - Stabroek News

A Jamaican court has ordered International Media Content Limited (IMCL), the parent company of regional sports broadcaster SportsMax, to fulfill an agreement it made with local cable provider E-Networks for the right to broadcast the FIFA World Cup now ...

Boys 8-15 Years Old Being Targeted Under Anti-Gang Strategy - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

The Ministry of National Security, through the Citizen Security and Justice Programme (CSJP) will be targeting boys aged eight to 15, in order to reduce the likelihood of these youngsters becoming involved in gang-related activities. “The programme ...

The Order of Jamaica is the fifth of the six orders in the Jamaican honours system. The Order was established in 1969, and it is considered the equivalent of a knighthood in the British honours system.

Order of Jamaica
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Awarded by  Jamaica
Type Single grade Order
Eligibility Jamaicans; also, foreigners may be given honorary membership
Awarded for Outstanding distinction
Motto "For a covenant of the people"
Post-nominals OJ
Statistics
Established 1969
Precedence
Next (higher) Order of Merit
Next (lower) Order of Distinction
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Neck ribbon of the order
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Ribbon of the order

The Order of Jamaica is the fifth of the six orders in the Jamaican honours system. The Order was established in 1969, and it is considered the equivalent of a knighthood in the British honours system.

Membership in the Order can be conferred upon any Jamaican citizen of outstanding distinction. Honorary membership in the Order can be conferred upon any distinguished citizen of a country other than Jamaica.

Members and Honorary Members are entitled to:

The motto of the Order is "For a covenant of the people".