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Garvey Statue At UWI Vandalised

St. Andrew, Jamaica (McKoy’s News)- Garvey Statue At UWI Vandalised: The bust of National Hero Marcus Garvey, erected at the Mona campus of the University of the West Indies in August, was vandalised two nights ago.   The statue, which was installed in August, had been meant to calm the public following their outcry over one previously erected at the University.   Images posted...Read More
Marcus Mosiah GarveyFeatured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Marcus Garvey 

Marcus Mosiah Garvey

Marcus Mosiah Garvey Marcus Mosiah Garvey, Jr., ONH (17 August 1887 – 10 June 1940), was a proponent of black nationalism in Jamaica and especially the United States. He was a leader of a mass movement called Pan-Africanism and he founded the Universal Negro Improvement Association and African Communities League (UNIA-ACL). He also founded the Black Star Line, a shipping...Read More
Marcus Garvey to be Cleared of All Criminal ChargesFeatured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Marcus Garvey People 

Marcus Garvey to be Cleared of All Criminal Charges

(JIS) – Marcus Garvey to be Cleared of All Criminal Charges: Addressing a civic ceremony to commemorate the 130th birthday of Jamaica’s first National Hero, held at Lawrence Park, St. Ann, on August 17, the Minister said a Bill is being finalised that is aimed at absolving a number of iconic Jamaicans, including Mr Garvey, of what she described as “acts...Read More
Garvey Museum to be Established in St. AnnFeatured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Marcus Garvey People 

Garvey Museum to be Established in St. Ann

(JIS) – Garvey Museum to be Established in St. Ann: Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Hon. Olivia Grange, says the legacy of Jamaica’s first National Hero, the Rt. Excellent Marcus Garvey will be protected through the establishment of a museum in St. Ann. Speaking on August 17 at a ceremony in St. Ann’s Bay, St. Ann, to mark...Read More
Dr Gervan Fearon – Outstanding Jamaican in CanadaCollege News Education News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Marcus Garvey People World News 

Dr Gervan Fearon – Outstanding Jamaican in Canada

Dr Gervan Fearon – Outstanding Jamaican in Canada Born in England in 1958 to Jamaican parents, Dr Gervan Fearon lived in May Pen for four years before moving to Canada in 1968 with his parents and siblings. He has BSc and MSc from the University of Guelph and earned his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Western Ontario. Additionally, he...Read More
It Is Now Time to Remove the Statues of a Racist GandhiAfrica News Featured News Jamaica Jamaican News Latest News Marcus Garvey People Winston Donald 

It Is Now Time to Remove the Statues of a Racist Gandhi

Ghana, Africa (Mckoy’s News) – It Is Now Time to Remove the Statues of a Racist Gandhi:  The International Business Times has recently reported that the University of Ghana and the Ghanian Foreign Affairs Ministry will remove the statue of   Mahatma Ghandi from its main campus university. I must applaud them because the statue will be removed. It is now...Read More
UWI to Replace Controversial Marcus Garvey BustFeatured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Latest Jamaican News Latest News Marcus Garvey People 

UWI to Replace Controversial Marcus Garvey Bust

Kingston, Jamaica (McKoy’s News) – UWI to Replace Controversial Marcus Garvey Bust: The University of the West Indies (UWI) says it will remove a controversial bust of Jamaica’s first national hero, Marcus Mosiah Garvey, following an outcry from various sections of the society, including members of the Rastafarian movement. Controversial Marcus Garvey Bust: The bust was unveiled at the institution last...Read More
Garvey Nursery Rhymes Book for J’can kids by Steven GoldingEducation News Featured News Jamaica Headline News Jamaican News Kids Corner Latest Jamaican News Marcus Garvey People 

Garvey Nursery Rhymes Book for J’can kids by Steven Golding

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – Steven Golding, president of the Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), which was founded by Marcus Garvey, and has branches worldwide, has ventured into nursery rhyme literature.   Steven Golding, a dedicated pro black activist, got what seemed like an epiphany when his five-year-old son received a book of nursery rhyme as a gift.   Golding, a...Read More
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