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25th May 2017
US Charge Lisa Johnson Pays Courtesy Call On Bahamas Foreign Minister
(Via the Bahamas Information Services)
US CHARGE D’AFFAIRES & FOREIGN AFFAIRS MINISTER – Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Darren Henfield Thursday 25th May received a courtesy call from the Charge D’Affaires of the United States in The Bahamas, Ms. Lisa Johnson. Minister Henfield and Charge Johnson spent time discussing matters of mutual interest between The Bahamas and the United States. The Minister took the opportunity to brief the American diplomat on various new and continuing initiatives being undertaken at the Ministry. The Minister noted that he looked forward to the continuation of the traditional warm relations between the U.S. and The Bahamas.
MIAMI, Florida — Miss Universe Bahamas Cherell Williamson paid a courtesy call to The Bahamas Consulate General Miami on Tuesday, May 23, 2017. She was welcomed by Consul Terry Archer and the consulate staff. Miss Universe Bahamas’ platform reflects her mission statement, “To be an advocate for disabled people and enlarge an awareness that will capitalize on the greater potentials and opportunities that are available for them.” Additionally, she has expressed an interest in Entrepreneurship, noting that entrepreneurs have a unique opportunity to make positive global changes while remaining profitable. They also have the power to change lives and livelihoods in communities in The Bahamas. She said, “I see them as the conduit for real change and development – a ripple effect that begins with the business and moves into the community.” Miss Williamson was accompanied by Ms. Deanna Christensen of Christensen Consults, a Bahamian-owned company specializing in Marketing, Public Relations and VIP Concierge Services.