Regional News 

Windrush Compensation Submissions Requested

West Indians who may have been affected by the Windrush Generation scandal are being encouraged to continue to make submissions directly and confidentially to the Home Office Adviser, Martin Forde QC. At the meeting with CARICOM high commissioners and diaspora representatives on Thursday 8 June, Forde reiterated that, “notwithstanding the fact that the call for evidence by the Home Office for the Windrush compensation scheme was to end on 8 June, persons could still contact him directly.” Noting that many submissions had already been sent straight to him, Forde stated…

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Dean Jonas Agriculture 

Agriculture Minister Urges Attention To Veterinary Medicine

Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs Hon. Dean Jonas has underscored the important role that Vets play in the health and well-being of the nations across the region. He made the point today at the Official Opening of the 13th Meeting of CaribVet Steering Committee which began at the St James Club on Monday. He told the delegates that they should continue to pay very close attention to the profession of veterinary medicine. He encouraged the delegates to develop better communications among themselves in an effort to further develop…

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