JM | Sep 29, 2022

PHOTOS | Scenes from the Trinidad High Commission’s Independence and Republic Day celebrations in Jamaica

Shemar-Leslie Louisy

Shemar-Leslie Louisy / Our Today

Deryck Lance Murray, high commissioner for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago to Jamaica. (Photos: Shemar-Leslie Louisy/Our Today)

It was an evening of culture, music, food and celebration on Wednesday (September 28) in Jamaica as Trinidad celebrated its 60th year of independence and 46th year as a republic.

Here Our Today shares with some of the moments from the evening at the Trinidad High Commission.

Part II coming this weekend.

Jamaica’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith.
Leader of the Opposition Mark Golding and Kaela Jones from Sunshine Cereals.
From left: June Barbour, honorary consul for St Vincent and the Grenadines, and Winston Bayley, honorary consul for Barbados.
From left: María del Rosario Marin, wife of Jairo Clopatofsky, Colombian ambassador to Jamaica; and Atilah Williams, president of the Trinidad & Tobago Students Association Mona.
From left: Marsha Coore Lobban, undersecretary, bilateral, regional and hemispheric affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, and Angie Martinez, Dominican Republic ambassador to Jamaica.
Anabel Roman with Jose Antonio Sanchez-Vegas, charge d’affaires in Venezuelan Embassy; Fermín Quiñones Sánchez, Cuban ambassador-designate to Jamaica.
Curt Ann Toby, administrative attaché for the High Commission of Trinidad and Tobago in Jamaica.
Josanne Slater, financial attaché for the High Commission of Trinidad & Tobago in Jamaica.

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