The joy and sadness of politics


February 26, 2016
Rudolph Brown/Photographer Prime Minister designate Andrew Holness greets former JLP leader nd prime minister Edward Seago at the JLP headquarters, Belmont Road, last night.
Rudolph Brown/Photographer JLP supporters celebrating at the JLP headquarters
Rudolph Brown/Photographer Andrew Holness arrives at JLP headquarters last night
Ricardo Makyn/Staff Photographer The top brass of the PNP stand on stage at the PNP Headquaters last night
Ricardo Makyn/Staff Photographer Dr Peter Phillips, People's National Party campaign director, speaks with party president Portia Simpson Miller and chairman Robert Pickersgill on stage at the PNP's Old Hope Road, St Andrew headquaters last night.

There were cheers and shouts of joy at Belmont Road following the Jamaica Labour Party's victory in the general election last night. In contrast there was sadness and gloom at the People's National Party's headquarters on Old Hope Road. The Weekend Star was there to catch it all. Here are some highlights.