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Eddy Edwards honored by American Friends of Jamaica

Carson “Eddy” Edwards, president/CEO of Jamaica Jerk Festival USA, promoter of the annual popular Grace Jamaica Jerk Festival in South Florida, New York and Washington DC, and Riddims marketing, was one of three Jamaicans awarded by the American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ) at its annual charity gala last Saturday night. Also honored at the evet […]

Sealy Monteith accredited as EU, Belgium ambassador

Sealy Monteith accredited as EU, Belgium ambassador

Ambassador Sheila Sealy Monteith’s accreditation as Jamaica’s head of mission to the European Union was formalised on April 11 when she was received by the president of the European Council, Donald Tusk. This follows her presentation, on January 31, 2018, of letters of credence to the King of the Belgians at the Royal Palace, formally […]

Eddy Edwards honored by American Friends of Jamaica

‘Hookie’ makes major splash in Jamaica Carnival

The recent Jamaica Carnival weekend was indeed one for the books. Adding to this mix of epic events was the inaugural ‘Hookie Jamaica’ experience which gave fete lovers an opportunity to beat the daytime heat with a pool party extravaganza complete with both breakfast and lunch offerings and an unbeatable collection of Soca selectors. The […]

Eddy Edwards honored by American Friends of Jamaica