A 23-year-old Jamaican narrowly escaped being taken into custody and possibly deported by United States immigration officers by hiding in a lawyer’s Connecticut office.
Jamaica Prime Minister Andrew Holness, center, is flanked by recipients of the American Friends of Jamaica (AFJ) 2019 International Humanitarian Award, Usain Bolt, second left, and Glenford Christian, second right, for the outstanding impact they’ve had on philanthropy. Also present are AFJ President Wendy Hart, left, and AFJ Executive Director Caron Chung. The presentation was made at AFJ’s annual Hummingbird Gala in New York.
Washington, DC - Haiti's Evens Charles, Jamaica's Donnette A. Cooper, Esq. and Guyana's Andre Fenton, PhD are honorees for prestigious awards at the 26th Caribbean American Heritage (CARAH) Awards Gala, on November 22nd, organized by the Institute of Caribbean Studies (ICS).
NEW YORK – A Guyanese national, who was twice released with an active detainer following his detention for crimes against children, has again been arrested pending deportation from the United States to his homeland.