JAAA Looking to Counter Zika Threat at Rio

General Secretary of the JAAA, Garth Gayle, says given the threat posed by the mosquito-borne Zika Virus, plans are being made to ensure Jamaica’s athletes are safe when they travel to Brazil for the Olympics later this year.

Garth Gayle, General Secretary of the JAAA.


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.