Kadooment Should Reflect Emancipation

Jamal Weekes Top Stories

The Director for the Commission of Pan African Affairs (CPAA), Deryck Murray, has expressed the view that the Kadooment festivities should represent Emancipation. While speaking to the media at the Bongani Festival at Blenheim Playing Field on Emancipation Day, the Director indicated that cultural practitioners needed to place more emphasis on Emancipation during what could be described as Crop Over’s …

Activities For Emancipation Day 2017

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The Pan-African Coalition of Organizations, in association with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth, will host the Bongani Festival in commemoration of Emancipation Day. The event, which takes place on Tuesday, August 1, will start with a Freedom Walk from the Emancipation Statue at the JTC Ramsay Roundabout, Haggatt Hall, St. Michael. Following libations and ceremonial ancestral reverence, which …

Emancipation Day Tour & Picnic

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All interested persons are invited to join the Randal Phillips Polyclinic’s Men’s Health Group on Emancipation Day, Tuesday, August 1, for a museum tour and picnic, being held under the patronage of historian, Trevor Marshall. Patrons will tour Arlington House Museum, Speightown, St. Peter, and this will be followed by a picnic at Farley Hill National Park. Buses will leave …