Belize Cultural and Musical Legend, Leela Vernon, Passes away at 66

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Belize Cultural and Musical Legend, Leela Vernon, Passes away at 66

On Sunday, February 19th, Belize lost one of our
legendary Cultural and Musical legends with the passing
of Ms. Leela Vernon.
Ms. Vernon, popular for her Brukdown hits such as, „Ah
Wah Know Who Say Kriol Nuh Have No Kulcha‟,
passed away while undergoing treatment at the Karl
Huesner Memorial Hospital.
Her family has expressed heartfelt thanks for the tremendous outpour of support they received
during Ms. Vernon‟s hospitalization. The National Institute of Culture and Hertiage (NICH)
issued a Press Release following her death, citing her extensive contributions to Belize‟s cultural
identity

By | 2017-02-26T16:04:52+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|Daily News from GOB|