November 30, 2020

UK: No 10 refuses Caribbean request to discuss children of Windrush

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By Amelia Gentleman from The Guardian British residents threatened with deportation to countries they left as children and have not returned to since ‘I’m here legally, but they’re asking me to prove I’m British’ Downing Street has rejected a formal diplomatic request to discuss the immigration problems being experienced by some Windrush-generation British residents at […]

Cayman Islands MLAs David Wight and Kenneth Bryan attend Parliamentary Forum in UK

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (22 February, 2018) Counsellor David Wight and MLA Kenneth Bryan will represent the Cayman Islands Legislative Assembly at the first Commonwealth Parliamentarians’ Forum in London next week (26 February – 1 March). The Forum is aimed at Parliamentarians’ from national legislatures across the Commonwealth and is intended to facilitate discussion between […]

Can Malaysia take the lead?

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Freedom United have asked  our readers to take their Commonwealth campaign to the next level. Will you help them? From Freedom United: Call on the Malaysian Prime Minister, as the future Chair of the Commonwealth, to support the adoption of an anti-slavery agenda. Early next year, the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) will be […]

Dominica baroness a regional embarrassment, says Antigua PM

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From Caribbean News Now LONDON, England — Antigua and Barbuda Prime Minister Gaston Browne has described reports of profligate misspending and wastage by Commonwealth secretary general, Dominican-born Baroness Patricia Scotland, as an embarrassment to the Caribbean. Browne said that, instead of bringing benefits to the region, she brought shame, the Antigua Observer reported. He said […]