|Prime Minister Freundel??Stuart in discussion with Leader of the Nation of Islam, Louis Farrakhan, duing the courtesy call. (A. Miller/BGIS)??|
Leader of the Nation of Islam, Louis Farrakhan discussed a range of issues during a courtesy call with Prime Minister Freundel Stuart today at Government Headquarters.
Mr. Farrakhan and his delegation arrived in the island last Sunday for a one-week visit.?? While here, he also met with various sectors including the business community, students and some members of the general public.
The 80-year-old Chicago-based Nation of Islam leader is on a five-nation Caribbean tour, which began in Grenada and will include visits to Dominica, the United States Virgin Islands and the Bahamas.
Mr. Farrakhan has visited Barbados on four previous occasions, the last being in September 1996.