Wha Gwaan

Wha Gwaan

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

I had the honoured pleasure of attending Panfest 2017 at the Phillip Sherlock centre for the performing arts on the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus on Friday, March 24 and it was a pleasure indeed to...

Some 100 managers and supervisors from Sandals Montego Bay, Sandals Inn, and Sandals Royal Caribbean have been set on a path of transformation after undergoing The 5 Levels of Leadership training developed by renowned American author John Maxwell. Delivered by...
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The UWI Panoridim Steel Orchestra Presents another epic and stunning performance of Steel-pan Music that will feature an important part of its historical and artistic heritage over the years as a society of University of the West Indies, Mona Campus. Slated for March 23-...

Transform Lives and Money Will Never Be a ProblemThe Courtleigh Auditorium in Kingston, Jamaica has possibly seen its largest turnout since the start of 2017. People came as far as Martinique for the Jamaica Chamber of Commerce (JCC) Young...

On Monday, April 23, students of the Corinaldi Primary School were gifted over 450 reusable plastic water bottles as a way to encourage them to reduce the use of disposable plastic bottles. The initiative was done in keeping with...

Over 200 team members from the Sandals Resorts in the Montego Bay region (Sandals Montego Bay, Sandals Royal Caribbean and Sandals Inn) were recently recognized for their immeasurable contribution to the Luxury Included Resorts at the Annual Prestige Awards. Each...

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...

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...

The Deaf Empowerment Abroad Foundation has been playing a tremendous role in offering support and resources for deaf youths in Jamaica, addressing educational barriers and language access over the years and one of the initiatives which make all this...

TALKS WITH TESS

I think it is time we remove the labels placed on beauty.  Jamaican women are beautiful because of our differences. The Caribbean has always been...