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SFP, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Agent Sasco among recipients of national honours


(Jamaica Observer) KINGSTON, Jamaica — Emmy-winning actress Sheryl Lee Ralph and recording artiste, Agent Sasco were among 143 Jamaicans who were honoured at Monday’s national honours awards ceremony at King’s House.

Ralph was one of ten recipients awarded with the nation’s fifth-highest honour, the Order of Jamaica (OJ), which is bestowed on citizens of outstanding distinction.

Other awardees included five-time World Champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, Culture, Entertainment, Sports and Gender Minister, Olivia ‘Babsy’ Grange; late business stalwart and founder of the Jamaica Money Market Brokers Ltd (JMMB), Joan Duncan; and renowned Jamaican jazz pianist, Monty Alexander.

Veteran Permanent Secretary Audrey Sewell; Justice (ret’d) Karl Harrison; Professor Maureen Samms-Vaughan; Rita Lewin; and Professor Alvin Wint, completed the list of OJ recipients.

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