Tag: Andrew Holness

Squatting cannot be used to secure land

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Prime Minister Andrew Holness says informal settlements or squatting cannot be used as a means for securing land tenure in Jamaica. Holness informed that it is the orderly settlement of land which is led by the Government that will ensure Jamaicans own land. “Every single Jamaican, no matter what their status…

PM Andrew Holness Breaks Ground for housing units called “The Estuary”

  PM Andrew Holness (2nd right) breaks ground for the construction of 1, 500 housing units called “The Estuary” at Friendship in St James on Friday.  He is joined by (from left): Mayor of Montego  Bay, Homar Davis, Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, Attorney General Marlene Malahoo Forte, Chairman of the National Housing Trust, (NHT) Dr…