Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

Fabian Thomas is many things; he is a poet, founder, and artistic director of the artistic collective Tribe Sankofa; an Adjunct Lecturer in the Institute of Caribbean Studies at the University of the West Indies (Mona); and most recently...

Recording Artist Paul "Lymie" Murray penned and voiced the "Better Side Of Me" single in 2015 as a Tribute, extolling and exalting "that boy" and "that girl!" The song took on a life of its own, as fans were so...

      The Sandals, Beaches and Grand Pineapple Negril BempowHERed movement recently assisted eight young females to honour empowering women in their lives as part of the resorts’ International Women’s Day activities. The BempowHERed movement geared towards highlighting the awesome impact of...

Jayvia Clarke is the 2018 Mini Miss Roots Fm Pageant Talent Queen. The 10 years old who represented the Rosetown community was crowned by her sister, who is the past queen, at the Olympia Crown hotel on Saturday, October...

Sophia Bryan, LLB of Business Support Guru International believes this so much that she has launched the “Knowledge is Your Wealth Business Support Series”. The initiative is a series of intimate workshops focused on critical areas millennial entrepreneurs need to...

Last Friday, managers and team leaders from Sandals Royal Caribbean, Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Inn traded in their high heels and bow ties for sweat pants and sneakers as they stepped away from their desks and got active...

On February 24, lovers of live music were treated to a night of stellar performances by some of the brightest young stars in Jamaica’s sonic constellation at HEMPRESS SATIVA LIVE, staged at Skyline Levels, the creative hub built by...

Sandals Montego Bay launch the “Flagship Innovators” programme At Sandals Montego Bay, approximately 20 young dynamic team members comprising of line staff, supervisors and assistant managers, are on a game-changing mission as they make their contribution to the development of...

Sankofa Arts & Facilitation will present Tribe Sankofa in a performance entitled WORD-SOUL – THE MISS OLIVE, OKU & JAMAICA LAND WE LOVE? EDITION at the Philip Sherlock Centre for the Creative Arts, UWI on Saturday, December 16th.  TRIBE SANKOFA...

Almost 100 teachers were welcomed at the Sandals Royal Caribbean in Montego Bay to enjoy a day of fun and relaxation in recognition of the recently celebrated, Teachers’ Day. The resort’s managers and other members of staff gathered to...

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...