A Caribbean island nation
Welcome to the "land of wood and water"
History of Jamaica
Jamaica was inhabited by the Arawak Indians in 1494, at that time Columbus was exploring, which he originally named St.lago. For the most part it was ran by the Spanish for about 250 years. Then the British took over. And over time it became into what it is today. The government is made of a cabinet, the leader is a prime minister. The prime minister is responsible for the parliament.