Former prime minister of the island Bruce Golding is currently in the hospital after being in and out recently. In a statement posted by Hon. Andrew Holness to his Instagram page, which was written by Mr. Golding’s daughter Sherene S. Golding Campbell, details were given that the former JLP leader was hospitalised yesterday, March 25th.
The former PM is said to be hospitalised because of a reoccurring health issue, back in January of this year he was also hospitalised with complaints of nausea.
He is currently at the Tony Thwaites Wing of the University of the West Indies Under observation. The statement went on to outline that Golding is expecting back home soon, read the full statement below.
Last week, Golding took the AstraZeneca vaccine and urged all Jamaicans to do the same to ensure they are in the safe zone. According to reports he was in the first batch of persons to get vaccinated on the island.
after taking the vaccine Mr. Golding said to a news reporter “As soon as the opportunity is available, take the vaccine” before outlining that people should not pay attention about the Bill Gates “propaganda conspiracy nonsense” that’s currently circulating arounf the world.
It’s unclear what exactly caused the former prime minister to return to the hospital.