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Reverend Jeffrey Mckenzie is The New Custos of St. Catherine

Governor-General His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Patrick Allen has appointed Reverend Jeffery McKenzie, Pastor of the Phillippo Baptist Church in Spanish Town, as Custos Rotulorum for the parish of St...

| Friday, 27 March 2015

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GGPE Announces Information Technology Scholarship

The Governor-General's Programme for Excellence (GGPE) is pleased to announce the ‘I Believe' Initiative's educational partnership with Monroe College (New York) and Scotia Foundation for the second Bachelor in Information ...

| Wednesday, 25 March 2015

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GG Condemns Brutal Attack on Nation’s Children

Governor-General Sir Patrick Allen has condemned the spate of brutal attacks on the nation's children and is appealing to persons with any information that can help the authorities to pass it...

| Friday, 20 March 2015

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His Excellency the Most Honourable Sir Patrick Linton Allen, ON, GCMG, CD, KSt.J, Governor-General of Jamaica

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His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Patrick Linton Allen, ON, GCMG, CD, KSt.J was appointed Governor-General of Jamaica on 26th February 2009. Born in Fruitful Vale Portland on 7th February 1951, His Excellency received his early ...

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THE CONSTITUTIONAL STATUS AND ROLE OF THE GOVERNOR-GENERAL

The Governor-General of Jamaica is appointed by Her Majesty The Queen on the advice of the Prime Minister, within the monarchical system of Government provided by the Jamaican Constitution. He is "Her Majesty's representative in Jamaica". Constitutional Functions Section 32 of the Constitution of Jamaica establishes rules governing the exercise of the Go...

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Her Excellency the Most Honourable Lady Allen

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Her Excellency the Most Honourable Lady Allen has been involved in Education and Nursing for over 30 years. As a dedicated educator, having gained a teaching Diploma from the Moneague Teachers’ College in 1973, she taught for 18...

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