Opposition Leader and PNP President, Dr. Peter Phillips says Mr. Seaga’s passing is a tremendous loss for Jamaica.

Dr. Peter Phillips, Opposition Leader.

Former Prime Minister and ex-PNP President, PJ Patterson, is also paying glowing tribute to his former political adversary.

Former Prime Minister and ex-PNP President, PJ Patterson

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.

Bruce Golding, former Prime Minister.

Meanwhile, JLP Deputy Leader and West Kingston Member of Parliament, Desmond McKenzie wept as he paid tribute to his political father.

Desmond McKenzie, JLP Deputy Leader and Member of Parliament for West Kingston.

Phillips, Patterson, Golding, and McKenzie were speaking this afternoon on Nationwide radio.