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Social media reacts to Roger Clarke's passing

Published:Thursday | August 28, 2014
Roger Clarke (right) stands in a rice field in St Catherine on Monday, July 6, 2009 while on a Jamaica Broilers Group-led tour of the Amity Experimental Rice Farm project. - File
Roger Clarke – File

Social media has been reacting with shock and sadness at the passing of Agriculture Minister Roger Clarke.

On Twitter, some of Jamaica’s leading personalities expressed their sympathies:

On Facebook, veteran journalist and university lecturer, Fae Ellington, said “Larger than life. No more with us. All of the expansive island-wide highway system that has been put in over the last decade plus, was first told me as the plans for the future by Roger Clarke.”

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