Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

Updates on positive developments, events and activities in the island.

Taste buds at Sandals South Coast were set on fire on Emancipation Day, as department teams plated over 21 decadent Jamaican delicacies in the resort’s Emancipendence Cook-Off. The Emancipendence Cook-Off, which has quickly become an annual highlight for the Luxury...

Young Women Encouraged to Enter 2018 Festival Queen Competition The Jamaica Cultural Development Commission (JCDC) is currently on an island-wide search for empowered young women who are intelligent, culturally-aware and poised and are seeking a platform to make their contributions...

Sandals Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Sandals Resorts, brings joy to children living in Montego Bay's vulnerable communities with its Christmas treats. This division of the Sandals Resort has made it a duty to not only visit schools but also...

The Bashy Bus Kru – represents a mobile, health reproductive clinic that provides “FREE” HIV/Syphilis screening as well as pre and post safe sex counselling by certified peer educators and peer navigators. Bashy Bus Kru was developed by the...

Reggae Peace Ambassador D-Medz will lead Clarendonians in a walk for peace dubbed the Nuh Falla Bad Company Peace March on Monday, October 16, National Heroe’s Day in the Clarendon capital, May Pen. The Nuh Falla Bad Company Peace March...

The Church of Jesus Christ of Whitehouse, in collaboration with Sandals South Coast, the Western and Southern Regional Health Authorities and the National Health Fund will host a one-day free health fair for residents of Whitehouse and surrounding communities...

Transformational trainer/facilitator, performing arts specialist, poet/writer and life coach Fabian Thomas will host the launch of his first self-published book, New Thought, New Words: a collection of gratitude verses, affirmations and spoken word in the Neville Hall Lecture Theatre (N1), at the University...

On Saturday, December 16th, The Phillip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts was blessed with the dramatic stylings of Tribe Sankofa and its special guest performers. The event titled Word Soul: The Miss Olive, Oku and Jamaica Land We Love? Edition,...

On September 29th, Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region (Sandals Royal Caribbean, Sandals Montego Bay, and Sandals Inn) official launched the Start Up X Business Venture programme which is aimed at fostering wealth and job creation as well...

TALKS WITH TESS

As you read from the title, this will be a two-part series. I mean, how can we shatter stereotypes of fat Caribbean women in...