Sunday 20 October, 2019

WATCH: Jamaica says goodbye to Eddie Seaga

The bearer party of the Jamaica Defence Force conducts the ceremonial folding of the National Flag which draped the casket of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga, during the burial in national Heroes Park on Sunday in Kingston.

The bearer party of the Jamaica Defence Force conducts the ceremonial folding of the National Flag which draped the casket of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga, during the burial in national Heroes Park on Sunday in Kingston.

Hundreds of mourners bid former Prime Minister of Jamaica Edward Seaga an emotional farewell on Sunday at a state funeral held at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Kingston.

Seaga, the fifth prime minister of Jamaica, passed away on his 89th birthday on May 28.

He was buried at the National Heroes Park in a sombre ceremony with the full slate of state honours. Loop News' video editor Ramon Lindsay shares highlights in the video below.

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