Bahamas Press has learned that a former junior minister in the former PLP government is indeed arrested in Cuba. Bahamas Press learned that the former minister of the Bahamas government was also contemplating joining the Free National Movement government just days before his arrest.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Brent Symonette has failed to discuss the matter with the Cuban government. It is widely known that the Cuban government do not discuss such matters with foreign governments. Bahamas Press has also learned that the former MP has called for assistance after speaking with a friend who returned to the Bahamas. To this day no effort to free the MP has yet come forth.
Friends of the MP have called on his family to tell him appear in the public to quell the reports of his imprisonment, but to this day not a word of reply has come from the MP who now sit in a cold Cuban jail.