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Massive Drug Bust at Kingston Freeport Terminal Worth Approximately JA$7 Billion

Massive Drug Bust at Kingston Freeport Terminal Worth Approximately JA$7 Billion

Law enforcement officers can hold their heads high after intercepting a large amount of cocaine this morning at the Kingston Freeport Terminal. In a report by the Jamaica Observer, the seizure was a joint operation by the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) Narcotics Division, the Jamaica Customs Agency, and the Jamaica Defense Force (JDF). Cocaine is a highly addictive stimulant drug that, for a very long time, was ingested for its stimulant effects. The purified form of the substance was isolated from a plant approximately a century ago, in the early 1900s, as it was the main ingredient for many tonics and elixirs. Today, cocaine is a Schedule II drug, which means that it has an extremely hig... »

Usain Bolt Missing Millions Of Dollars From His Investment Account

Usain Bolt Missing Millions Of Dollars From His Investment Account

A former employee is being investigated by the Jamaica Constabulary Force for millions of dollars going missing from Sprint legend Usain Bolt’s investment account at a local company in Kingston. On Thursday, the Jamaica Gleaner reported that the Sprinter’s stock and investments portfolio with a company named Stocks and Securities Limited had been tampered with, and the sprinter-turned-producer is now missing millions from his account. Usain Bolt’s manager and best friend Nugent Walker told local media that the former athlete only found out about the missing money on Wednesday. He has not revealed how much money is missing, but the police have launched an investigation while one suspect... »

Rygin King Shares Progress Learning To Walk Again After Paralysis

Rygin King Shares Progress Learning To Walk Again After Paralysis

Rygin King shares his progress from doing a new round of therapy to learning to walk again following paralysis from his waist down. Urban Islandz reported last year that Rygin King real name Matthew Smith, was paralyzed from the waist down and had to be wheelchair-bound following gunshots wounds in a 2020 shooting incident that resulted in the death of his manager’s wife. The dancehall artist and members of his team had stopped at the side of the road after their car had broken down when they were pounced upon by gunmen. The artist was struck three times but survived. The wife of his manager was also struck and succumbed to her injuries. One of the bullets struck Rygin King’s spinal cord, wh... »

Jah Cure Returns To Court In Netherlands On January 24

Jah Cure Returns To Court In Netherlands On January 24

.The Prosecution in Jah Cure’s stabbing case has appealed the court’s ruling that the Reggae artist be acquitted on the attempted murder charge, and a date has been set for a hearing. Jah Cure was convicted on March 22 on the lesser charge of attempted manslaughter in a judges-only trial after several damning voice notes and text messages were entered into evidence by prosecutors. In the voice notes, Jah Cure had expressed that he would kill the promoter over money owed to him. Jah Cure, real name Siccaturie Alcock, was sentenced to six years in prison for the attempted manslaughter charge, but the conviction was appealed by the country’s Public Prosecution Service, which wants Cure to be se... »

Protoje Performs “Hills” On Jimmy Fallon’s “The Tonight Show” – Watch Now

Protoje Performs “Hills” On Jimmy Fallon’s “The Tonight Show” – Watch Now

Reggae artist Protoje made a surprise appearance on Jimmy Fallon’s The Tonight Show, where he performed his track “Hills” from his Grammy-nominated album Third Time’s The Charm. The reggae artist shared photos of himself from the Radio City Music Hall, where he performed. “This one is for Jamaican music. Reggae is forever,” he wrote on Instagram. In a separate post, he wrote, “From the Hills of Irish Town to the concrete jungle of NYC,” about the power and influence of Reggae Music. The four-minute performance featured Protoje and his band, Indiggnation. The artist was very energetic as he performed the song, which spoke about the beautiful mountain air in Irish Town at the foot of the iconi... »

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