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Samuda is the new JOA president

Published:Tuesday | June 27, 2017 | 6:11 PMLivingston Scott
A smiling Christopher Samuda shortly after arriving at the Jamaica Olympic Association's AGM on Tuesday.

Attorney Christopher Samuda was on Tuesday voted in as the new president of the Jamaica Olympic Association (JOA).

Samuda, who served as Secretary General under the immediate past president Mike Fennell, who did not seek re-election after 40 years at the helm, defeated Vishu Tolan 20 - 16 at the Association's Annual General Meeting at its headquarters on Cunningham Avenue in Kingston.