Tuff Gong CEO, Cedella Marley, is set to be honored later this month by the American Foundation of the University of the West Indies AFUWI.
Marley, the daughter of reggae singers Bob Marley and Rita Marley and the mother of Skip Marley, will be presented with “The Chancellor’s Award For Excellence in Global Leadership.”
Marley is also a Jamaican singer, dancer, fashion designer, actress, author, and entrepreneur.
The awards will be virtual for the first time in 24 years this year because of the pandemic and is set for February 21.
It is the Foundation’s premier annual fund raiser which provides scholarships for students of the five campuses of The University of the West Indies (The UWI) in Jamaica, Barbados, Trinidad, Antigua and the Open Campus.