Radio Programme

HAJ Labour Day Project At St. Benedict’s Primary

Roundabout JA | May 24, 2018
On today’s programme, we travel to St. Benedict’s Primary School in Harbour View with the team from the Housing Agency of Jamaica for the company’s Labour Day activities.
Presenter: Vanessa Silvera
Producer: Vanessa Silvera
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