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Scores of persons gather at a Revival Table held in memory of the late former Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Edward Seaga, on June 19 at the Tivoli Gardens Community Centre in West Kingston. Mr. Seaga, who was Jamaica’s fifth Prime Minister and served the West Kingston constituency for 43 years, died on May 28. An official period of mourning is being observed from June 19 to 22, during which the National Flag is to be flown at half-mast on all public buildings. Mr. Seaga will be given a State funeral on Sunday, June 23. He will be buried in National Heroes Park.

 

Minister of Local Government and Community Development, and Member of Parliament for Western Kingston, Hon. Desmond McKenzie (second left), is assisted by Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange (left), as he lights a candle at a Revival Table, held in memory of the late former Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Edward Seaga, on June 19, at the Tivoli Gardens Community Centre in West Kingston. To Mr. McKenzie’s left is Mr. Seaga’s daughter Annabelle and behind her is his son, Andrew. Mr. Seaga, who was Jamaica’s fifth Prime Minister and served the West Kingston constituency for 43 years, died on May 28. An official period of mourning is being observed from June 19 to 22, during which the National Flag is to be flown at half-mast on all public buildings. Mr. Seaga will be given a State funeral on Sunday, June 23. He will be buried in National Heroes Park.