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  • The PSOJ is saddened by the news of the sudden passing of Agriculture Minister and Member of Parliament for Central Westmoreland Roger Clarke earlier today.
  • The organisation has been aware of his recent medical challenges and was encouraged to hear recently that he was on the mend and eagerly looking forward to being back at work.
  • The PSOJ extends sincere condolences to the government, and to his family, friends and colleagues.

The PSOJ is saddened by the news of the sudden passing of Agriculture Minister and Member of Parliament for Central Westmoreland Roger Clarke earlier today.

The organisation has been aware of his recent medical challenges and was encouraged to hear recently that he was on the mend and eagerly looking forward to being back at work.

“Over the years, the PSOJ has worked and interacted with Minister Clarke on a number of issues; he was a very jovial man and we had a good working relationship. He was also passionate about the advancement of the agriculture sector, being a farmer himself. We are truly saddened at the news of his passing,” says Christopher Zacca, PSOJ President.

The PSOJ extends sincere condolences to the government, and to his family, friends and colleagues.