Nassau, Bahamas — Breaking News <<< Contrary to reports that no sloops from Haiti is headed to The Bahamas, BP is reporting tonight a Haitian sloop has just landed in the western shoreline of New Providence this evening. Sources on the ground tell us some 300 Haitians were on-board but have fled into the community.
Prime Minister Hubert Ingraham released more than 100 Haitians at the Immigration Detention Centre granting them temporary status.
Bahamas Press can confirm more than 40,000 residents of Port-au-Prince have fled the capital city for a better way of life following the devastating 7.0 earthquake. President of Haiti told international press some 200,000 citizens of his country could have perished as a result of the natural disaster.