Bolt Urges Tivoli High Students to Reach for the Stars


Usain Bolt had encouraging words for students at Tivoli Gardens High School, yesterday.

The world fastest man took time out of his busy schedule to visit the West Kingston based institution where he encouraged them to stay in school and work hard at developing their craft.

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He was addressing morning assembly and commemorating a $90-million upgrade to the school, courtesy of the Digicel Foundation

Meanwhile, Usain Bolt announced that he’ll be signed to play with Soccer Aid for UNICEF. The world’s fastest man will captain the soccer Aid world eleven in a charity match at Old Trafford, on June 10.

Bolt says he’s happy to partner with the charity organization.

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Alrick Swaby is a reporter/producer at Nationwide News Network. He started his career with the now defunct Jamaica Broadcasting Corporation, JBC, in 1995. He has experiences in radio and television broadcasting, reporting and production. He is now on his second stint with Nationwide after rejoining in 2012, Pursuing his passion.