Friday 3 April, 2020

What's Up? Ackera Gowie shares story of determination and more

Ackera Gowie

Ackera Gowie

Miss Jamaica Festival Queen Ackera Gowie is on a path to doing great things in her life, but it hasn’t always been smooth sailing for the St Mary native.

Gowie, who shook off tough competition to be crowned Jamaica Cultural Development Commission's Festival Queen at the National Arena in Kingston earlier this month, displayed similar will to overcome financial challenges that derailed her educational pursuit.

She shares that story and more in all new What’s Up?, in which she also revealed the very funny story behind her unique name. Watch the video edited by Ramon Lindsay below.’

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