Opposition Leader and PNP President, Dr. Peter Phillips says Mr. Seaga’s passing is a tremendous loss for Jamaica.
Former Prime Minister and ex-PNP President, PJ Patterson, is also paying glowing tribute to his former political adversary.
Another former Prime Minister, Bruce Golding, is describing his political mentor as one of the country’s most pre-eminent nation builders.
Mr. Golding says Edward Seaga’s passing is a significant event.
Meanwhile, JLP Deputy Leader and West Kingston Member of Parliament, Desmond McKenzie wept as he paid tribute to his political father.
Phillips, Patterson, Golding, and McKenzie were speaking this afternoon on Nationwide radio.