The parties have only had seven leaders between them.
The ruling PNP was founded and led by Norman Washington Manley in 1938 and is the oldest political party in the English-speaking Caribbean.
Time will tell if ‘lightning strikes twice,’ so to speak.
The scenes were witnessed by guests at the 2015 party for Oxford University’s Piers Gaveston Society.
The younger Manley was succeeded by PJ Patterson, who beat Portia Simpson Miller in 1992.In today’s Monday Musings, we take a look ‘behind the news’ following yesterday’s re-election of Andrew Holness as the leader of the opposition Jamaica Labour Party (JLP).Jamaica is known for fiercely contested general parliamentary elections every five years, dating back to 1944.They were greeted by one of 12 members of the club who stood on a table in a toga.As he spoke two minions kneeled, lifted his toga and performed sex acts on him. A guest told The Sun: “People began having sex with complete strangers.
On the other hand, the PNP has one such leadership challenge of note: in 2008, Phillips mounted a challenge to Simpson Miller’s leadership and was trounced.