Sunday, January 26, 2020

Daren Sammy Named Saint Lucia Goodwill Ambassador

Saint Lucia cricket icon Daren Sammy has been named one of this country’s Goodwill Ambassadors.

The announcement was made at Monday morning’s s Pre-cabinet briefing by Culture Minister, Fortuna Belrose.

The full list of Goodwill Ambassadors is:

Ronald Boo Hinkson (Music)
Gordon “Commissioner” Williams (Music)
Taj Weekes (Music)
Jermain Defoe (Sports)
Levern Donaline Spencer (Sports)
Daren Julius Garvey Sammy (Sports)
Leslie Ferdinand (Sports)
Jallim Eudovic (Arts)
Nina Compton (Chef/ Culinary)
Joseph Marcell (Theater and Film)
Dr. David Williams (Academia)
Ken Chitolie (Philanthropy)

A list of Brand Ambassadors was also announced:

Teddyson John (Music)
Ricky “Ricky-T” Joseph (Music)
Taj Weekes (Music)
Arthur Allain (Music)
Lashley “Motto” Winter (Music)
Johnnick “Freezy” Leo (Music)
Johanan Dujon (Entrepreneurship

Commenting on the appointments, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet explained that it is important  to continue to recognise outstanding Saint Lucians and make it possible for them to access opportunities for the growth and development of themselves and by extension this island.

“I congratulate the Saint Lucians who have been named Goodwill & Brand Ambassadors for our country,” Chastanet wrote on his official Facebook page.

” You are all an inspiration and we are grateful for what you all have done and continue to do to advance Brand Saint Lucia!” The PM declared.

5 COMMENTS

  1. More than half of them people, never done shite to promote their island. They just happen to be born here and went off and did their thing…never turning back or don’t even care about here. Y’all have too many grassroots persons contributing more, doing more to promote our island and they never get recognized!

  2. Fed up he was fired because he spoke the truth, and the world heard him.
    Know your history. What is your contribution in slu?
    Prove me wrong. Have you done anything to put st.lucia on the world map?

  3. SHUT UP!!!!!!!!!!!!! ( up) !!!!!!!!!!!!! to all dem people who come and comment negative towards the achievements
    OF THIS COUNTRY my Place of birth ST LUCIA , jamaican is doing it world wide people are recognizing their kind
    but some of u love the crime and violence it need to stop lets build lucia people overseas and on the island AND START to push our Sons and Daughters OF ST LUCIA LOVE THE LAND THAT GAVE US BIRTH ………………………… FORWARD.. SUPPORT OUR OWN LUCIANS NOW THANK YOU PRIME MINISTER for the Progress IN the COUNTRY …
    AND IF U WANNA FACE ME FOR TALKING THE TRUTH CUZ YR”LL HIDE TO BE HYPOCRITES AND BUYUSS TO SEH WHAT URL HAVE TO SAY LOL!!!!!! THIS MY SITE EMAIL ME ANYTIME 100%
    https://soundcloud.com/user-691317009

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