The 2021 Governor General's Awards celebrates 30 years of recognizing excellence among ordinary Jamaicans who achieve extraordinary milestones. This year 41 recipients were honoured during a virtual ceremony. We are sharing highlights from the Special Award segment of the programme where three recipients were honoured.
The Jamaica Council for Persons With Disability (JCPD) is encouraging individuals with a disability to register and become members. Members are being further prompted to apply and access some of the benefits that are available. Further information is located in this article.
Jamaicans are known for one sure thing. We know how to celebrate and have a good time. Let any sporting event start and see how we come out. We bring our colours, Sound instruments and a heap of vibes. Take a look and see if you see yourself in this article. Then, let us know how you celebrate.
The Sandals Foundation, through Sandals and Beaches brands and its robust marketing machinery has partnered with the non-profit organization 'Pack for a Purpose'. The programme invites travelers to donate 5 pounds of school, medical, hygiene and other needed supplies to their country destination.
Over the last four decades, Garnett Roper has practised as a minister of the Missionary Church in Jamaica. Dr Roper’s life is dedicated to theology and social policy development for marginalized people. His next assignment is in Zambia and nearby countries in Southern Africa, where he will continue to teach, preach and participate in social policy activities.
Virtudes CEO, Jamiel Jamieson, sees the potential of helping thousands of people recover faster from COVID-19 if there is a targeted approach to developing CDB treatments as part of patient care. He believes that the plant could help stem the tide of long recovery periods and severe symptoms for COVID-19 patients.
Food For The Poor (FFTP) Jamaica has upped the ante through technology; and will likely spur a change in how other local organisations host road races going forward. Their interactive Race for Hunger virtual race app was launched on June 1, and promises to be a game-changer.
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Honourable Kamina Johnson Smith, has announced the appointment of Her Excellency Janice Miller as Ambassador of Jamaica to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), effective June 30, 2021. Minister Johnson Smith said, “I am pleased with the appointment of Ambassador Miller, whose commitment to realising the goals of […]
RUBiS Energy Jamaica Limited has invested in several young Jamaican visual arts students and fine artists through its InPulse Art Project with support from the company’s foundation, RUBiS Mecenat, to fund their participation in the Tide Rising Art Projects.
Raheem Sterling has been dominating the football pitch all year. From captaining Manchester City to the victory in the Premier League 2020 championship to leading England to their first final in decades, this "boy" from Marverly is unstoppable! At just 26 years old, Sterling has a significant number of goals and experience under his belt. Join us on Sunday, July 11, as we cheer for our Jamaican "Baller" in the Euro 2020 final.