April 18, 2021

CARICOM sends greetings to Jamaica on 55th anniversary of independence

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping has lauded the distinguished contribution of Jamaica to the world as the country celebrates its 55th anniversary of political independence from Britain on Sunday. In a message marking the occasion, CARICOM Secretary General Irwin La Roque said Jamaica’s development has been fuelled by the “renowned creativity […]

Jamaica celebrates 52 years of independence from Britain

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From Caribbean360 KINGSTON, Jamaica, Wednesday August 6, 2014, CMC – Jamaica is celebrating its 52nd anniversary of political independence from Britain on Wednesday with the traditional pomp and ceremony, including a military parade and pronouncements by political leaders. Governor General Sir Patrick Allen said despite challenges Jamaicans continue to show an indomitable spirit. “People often […]