JIS News

Prime Minister Bruce Golding, has congratulated Shericka Williams on her silver medal victory in the women’s 400m in the Beijing Olympics this morning. Williams came out ahead of event favourite, Sanya Richards of the USA, who placed third.
Mr. Golding said the entire Jamaica is beaming with pride and joy, at the exceptionally high level of performance being displayed by Jamaica’s athletes at the Olympics.
Mr. Golding said he is assured that the athletes will not disappoint the country and that they will continue to claim victory in the remaining competitions. He said this could be achieved if they continue to work hard and stay focussed.