Hon. Edward Seaga

The Most Hon. Edward Phillip George Seaga, ON, P.C., LL.D. (Hon.) was the fifth Prime Minister of Jamaica leaving a legacy of cultural and institutional change.

He was educated at the Wolmer’s Boys School and from there he went to Harvard University where he received a B.A. in Social Sciences. He began a career in the music industry but he was called to a life of service for his country. His political career began in 1959 when he was nominated to serve in the Upper House. He has had a long and venerable career in politics and has now assumed a research post at the University of West Indies.