37 Haitian Nationals Apprehended In Bimini


On Saturday, 16th and Sunday, 17th September 2023, Immigration officials on the island of Bimini apprehended thirty six (36) Ecuadorian nationals; nineteen (19) males, sixteen (16) females, one (1) minor and, one (1) Dominican male.

The group was medically assed by local health official and were transported to the capital for further processing. They are currently being detained at the Carmichael Road Detention Center.

The Department reassures the public of our commitment to regularize the movement of people throughout The Bahamas so as to ensure the safety of its citizenry.