Loading...

SunCity Player

00:00:00:00

SUNCITY MORNING SHOW (SMS) - Krazy Dean

Up next (9AM):

SunCity Family Business (Mama B)

Play

SunCity Radio 104.9 FM

Close

Weather

  • Weather Updated: ~ 7:07am

Today's Schedule Full Schedule

  • SUNJOCK AUTO
    Suncity Before Dawn
    2am - 6am
  • Krazy Dean
    SUNCITY MORNING SHOW (SMS)
    6am - 9am
  • Mama B
    SunCity Family Business
    9am - 11am
  • Gary Freestyle
    SunRay
    10am - 2pm
  • FireWayne
    SunStreak
    2pm - 6pm
  • Shotty Shane
    SunSet
    6pm - 10pm
  • SUNJOCK AUTO
    SunStar
    10pm - 2am

Education Ministry Deploys Personnel, Says No Instruction Given To Close Schools

The Education Ministry says it has deployed additional personnel to schools in response to the industrial action by teachers. The ministry also says it has given no instruction for the closure of schools. Several institutions this morning remained closed as teachers failed to show up for work. Other institutions sent home students earlier than usual. Director of Corporate Communication at the Ministry of Education, Colin Steer says there are mixed reports from regions on the extent of the strike by teachers. The Government has proposed a six per cent increase for 2017-2018 and is going ahead to make the payments this month although the teachers have rejected it. The Jamaica Teachers' Association says the decision is tantamount to union busting.