Monday 20 January, 2020

Jamaica 55 Video Recap: Queens, legends, fireworks and more

Town centres across Jamaica came alive recently for the island's 55th year of Independence celebrations.

Among the highlights of the celebrations were the annual Miss Jamaica Festival Queen Contest and the Grand Gala, which saw two great Jamaicans - former Prime Minister Edward Seaga and reggae singer Jimmy Cliff - being honoured for their contribution to the arts.

Loop News provided extensive coverage of both events. Watch the video below.

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