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Eleven migrants including mother and teenage son are rounded up by police near Dover town centre

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Police and Border Force officers rounded up another group of migrants who made the treacherous journey across the Channel in a dinghy before landing on a beach next to the Port of Dover.

More than 900 migrants have arrived in Dover this month as calmer waters over the Channel present an opportunity for crossings in small boats. No fewer than 4,468 people have made the perilous crossing this year. 

A man on a mobile phone was seen running off by witnesses this morning after 11 migrants were intercepted under the white cliffs near the town centre.

But 15 life jackets were counted at the spot where they came ashore suggesting others may have slipped away.

The group – which included a distressed woman with what appeared to be a teenage son – tried to cross the busy A20 leading to the port around 9.30am when police arrived and detained them. Border Force then took over.

Favourable weather in the English Channel has made the crossing possible for hundreds of migrants over the last 10 days, despite Home Secretary Priti Patel’s vow to make the route ‘unviable’. 

Police and Border Force officers rounded up another group of migrants (pictured) who made the treacherous journey across the Channel in a dinghy before landing on a beach next to the Port of Dover

Police and Border Force officers rounded up another group of migrants (pictured) who made the treacherous journey across the Channel in a dinghy before landing on a beach next to the Port of Dover

Today's group included a woman (pictured). A group of 11 migrants were intercepted under the white cliffs near the town centre at the Kent port town

Today’s group included a woman (pictured). A group of 11 migrants were intercepted under the white cliffs near the town centre at the Kent port town

Some 15 life jackets were counted at the spot where they came ashore (pictured) suggesting others may have slipped away

Some 15 life jackets were counted at the spot where they came ashore (pictured) suggesting others may have slipped away

The group tried to cross the busy A20 leading to the port around 9.30am when police arrived and detained them. Pictured: A migrant speaking to an officer

The group tried to cross the busy A20 leading to the port around 9.30am when police arrived and detained them. Pictured: A migrant speaking to an officer

More than 900 migrants have arrived in Dover this month as calmer waters in the Channel present an opportunity for crossings in small boats. Pictured: Migrants arriving today

More than 900 migrants have arrived in Dover this month as calmer waters in the Channel present an opportunity for crossings in small boats. Pictured: Migrants arriving today

At least 4,468 people have made the perilous crossing this year. Pictured: Migrants in Dover today

Migrants in Dover today

At least 4,468 people have made the perilous crossing this year. Pictured: Migrants in Dover today

Four men who made the perilous journey across the Channel were seen in Dover today

Four men who made the perilous journey across the Channel were seen in Dover today

One man sits waiting on the pavement after crossing the Channel with a group of other migrants

One man sits waiting on the pavement after crossing the Channel with a group of other migrants

A weary woman is seen with her head in her hands while wrapped in jackets after she arrived in Dover

A weary woman is seen with her head in her hands while wrapped in jackets after she arrived in Dover

A woman is helped by a man after the group arrived in Dover after crossing the Channel today

A woman is helped by a man after the group arrived in Dover after crossing the Channel today

It comes after a group of exhausted migrants landed on another Kent beach  after crossing in a dinghy during a storm on Thursday.

Shocking pictures show some of the 10-strong group lying on the ground – one man holding the side of his body in pain – following a perilous journey over mthe Channel.

Some of the migrants, including one woman, were covered in mud after landing on the sandy beach at Greatstone, Romney Marsh.

Two of them were wrapped in foil blankets and were wearing face masks as they spoke to police and Border Force officers.

A woman wearing a face mask is seen sitting on the pavement after she crossed the Channel with a group today

A woman wearing a face mask is seen sitting on the pavement after she crossed the Channel with a group today

The group (pictured) tried to cross the busy A20 leading to the port around 9.30am when police arrived and detained them. Border Force then took over

The group (pictured) tried to cross the busy A20 leading to the port around 9.30am when police arrived and detained them. Border Force then took over

Favourable weather in the English Channel has made the crossing possible for hundreds of migrants over the last 10 days. Pictured: A group in Dover today

Favourable weather in the English Channel has made the crossing possible for hundreds of migrants over the last 10 days. Pictured: A group in Dover today

Home Secretary Priti Patel vowed to make the route across the Channel 'unviable' for those wishing to cross. Pictured: Migrants who made the journey today

A man who made crossed the channel today is seen in Dover

Home Secretary Priti Patel vowed to make the route across the Channel ‘unviable’ for those wishing to cross. Pictured: Migrants who made the journey today

A weary group of migrants were seen in Dover today after making the life-threatening journey across the Channel

A weary group of migrants were seen in Dover today after making the life-threatening journey across the Channel

A woman, man and a young boy were seen in Dover today. Hundreds have risked their lives to reach the UK this month alone

A woman, man and a young boy were seen in Dover today. Hundreds have risked their lives to reach the UK this month alone

Others held their head in their hands as they perched on a pavement.

The group were spotted around 9.30am and were taken away by a coach around 12pm.

Dozens more are believed to have been picked up off the coast of Dover.

Local photographer Susan Pilcher said on Thursday: ‘We had quite a storm over here last night.

‘I was out taking pictures of it until about 1.45am and there were some real lightning strikes – it really showed how much they’re willing to risk to get here by crossing in those conditions.

‘I have no idea how they didn’t die coming over in one of those dinghies. It’s heartbreaking.’

She added: ‘They landed on the beach, which has a really muddy area where people get stuck quite often. The migrants didn’t get stuck – but they must have got through it pretty quickly.’

The crossings come after 71 migrants were picked up in six boats off the Kent coast on Wednesday.

A council yesterday warned it is ‘days away’ from being unable to look after any more asylum seeking youngsters.  

Kent County Council’s leader Roger Gough fears more than 100 children could arrive without parents in August – a monthly figure not seen since 2015.  

It comes after some 420 unaccompanied children crossed the Channel without their parents this year, with around 70 arriving in August so far. 

A group of people thought to be migrants are brought into Dover following a number of small boat incidents in the Channelon Thursday

A group of people thought to be migrants are brought into Dover following a number of small boat incidents in the Channelon Thursday

A group of people thought to be migrants disembark a Border Force vessel at Dover Port on Thursday

A group of people thought to be migrants disembark a Border Force vessel at Dover Port on Thursday

A group of people, including a child, were brought into Dover, Kent, by Border Force officers on Thursday

A group of people, including a child, were brought into Dover, Kent, by Border Force officers on Thursday

At least 20 migrants arrived on Kent's beaches in Dover and Greatstone on Thursday

At least 20 migrants arrived on Kent’s beaches in Dover and Greatstone on Thursday

Children were among the refugees to arrive in Kent on Thursday as migrants crossed the sea

Children were among the refugees to arrive in Kent on Thursday as migrants crossed the sea

Migrants were seen being escorted off a Border Force patrol boat in Dover on Thursday, on the tenth day of arrivals across The Channel

Migrants were seen being escorted off a Border Force patrol boat in Dover on Thursday, on the tenth day of arrivals across The Channel 

A toddler was seen crying in his father's arms after being picked up by Border Force on Thursday

A toddler was seen crying in his father’s arms after being picked up by Border Force on Thursday

The family were on a boat that had crossed The Channel from France carrying refugees on Thursday

The family were on a boat that had crossed The Channel from France carrying refugees on Thursday

Councillor Gough yesterday said: ‘One (centre) which we actually emptied last week and which we reopened on Saturday, we are now almost full already. So this is the pace at which events are moving. 

‘The real question is what we can do to sustain that reception for those young people if the arrivals continue at the rate they do and we are unable to place those children with other local authorities.

‘I think we are now potentially days away, depending on the rate of arrivals, from turning around and having to say we cannot deliver all our statutory responsibilities and that is going to be a major step for the council.’

The unaccompanied children who arrive in Kent remain in the council’s care system ‘for quite a number of years,’ Mr Gough said. 

The numbers peaked on August 6 when 235 made it to the UK – a single-day record.

The Government has asked for military assistance to deal with crossings.

So far that has taken the form of two RAF planes, but there are also plans to deploy the Royal Navy in the Channel. 

Priti Patel told Tory MPs the asylum system is ‘broken’ as she promised to introduce laws that would ‘send the left into meltdown’, The Times reported on Thursday. 

After arriving in Kent on Thursday migrants were taken for coronavirus screening and then taken to a detention centre

After arriving in Kent on Thursday migrants were taken for coronavirus screening and then taken to a detention centre

The Home Secretary said the system was being ‘exploited by leftie Labour-supporting lawyers’ who were doing everything they could to stop the Government removing people.

Shadow secretary of state for justice David Lammy said the ‘leftie lawyers’ comments were ‘extremely distasteful’.

He added: ‘Caricaturing an entire profession, which is subject to a code of conduct and upholds the rule of law, is dangerous and unbecoming of a serious Home Secretary.’

Ms Patel’s newly appointed Clandestine Channel Threat Commander, Dan O’Mahoney, said: ‘These crossings are dangerous and unnecessary and I am determined to stop them.

‘The minister and I met with French officials in Paris on Tuesday for discussions on how to advance joint working on making the small boats route for illegal migration unviable.

‘We will continue to go after the heinous criminals and organised crime networks putting people’s lives at risk.’

The Mayor of Calais said Britain sending in the Navy to police the Channel would be ‘a declaration of maritime war’ amid a sharp rise in the number of migrants making the perilous crossing.

Mayor Natacha Bouchart responded to Ms Patel’s formal request for help from the Ministry of Defence (MoD) as the number of people making the life-threatening journey continues to climb.

The Calais Mayor said in an interview with France 3: ‘I think the [French] government would oppose it.

‘Here we are hostile to it. Rather than accept migrants who would work in the black market, Boris Johnson would do better than to teach us lessons, would be better to create better laws to to accept people in his own country.

‘The British themselves have created this hot air by not reviewing their own reception systems and are content to hand out lessons and by subjecting the people of Calais to this situation for too long.’

A military plane was sent out on Monday to survey the Channel and alert the Coastguard and Border Force to emerging crossing attempts. 

Migrants were escorted through the harbour, where they will go through Covid-19 screening on Thursday

Migrants were escorted through the harbour, where they will go through Covid-19 screening on Thursday

The yard in Dover was completely packed with dozens of small boats used by groups to try and reach the UK on Thursday

The yard in Dover was completely packed with dozens of small boats used by groups to try and reach the UK on Thursday

Border Force have intercepted thousands of refugees making the illegal crossing from France so far this year

Border Force have intercepted thousands of refugees making the illegal crossing from France so far this year

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Retired lawyer quoted over half a MILLION pounds to install reliable broadband at his home

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A retired lawyer was quoted £502,586 by BT to install a reliable broadband connection at his rural Cumbria home. 

David Roberts, 65, had requested a broadband service fast enough for making uninterrupted video calls to his family and to watch All Creatures Great and Small. 

He currently pays £70 every month for a 0.9Mbps download speed and had to wait three hours to download a 20-minute video his cousin sent him of a holiday in Germany.   

The speed is well below the UK average of 64Mbps. This means he struggles with viewing standard web pages – while a Zoom meeting or a Netflix subscription is completely out of the question.

David Roberts, 65, had requested a broadband service fast enough for making uninterrupted video calls to his family and to watch All Creatures Great and Small and was given a quote of £502,586 by BT

David Roberts, 65, had requested a broadband service fast enough for making uninterrupted video calls to his family and to watch All Creatures Great and Small and was given a quote of £502,586 by BT

Mr Roberts, who lives in the hamlet of Isel, near Cockermouth in Cumbria, hoped for improvement when the government announced a ‘Universal Service Obligation’ scheme, which gives people a legal right to ‘decent and affordable’ broadband.

It obliges the government to contribute up to £3,400 towards each installation. 

However, he would still be left to foot a bill of £499,186. 

Last August he co-ordinated a group of the 29 households in the hamlet to fulfill their WiFi dreams

He was quoted £380,000 for the whole 29 houses to be supplied when he inquired last year.

Mr Roberts, who lives in the hamlet of Isel, near Cockermouth in Cumbria, hoped for improvement when the government announced a 'Universal Service Obligation' scheme, which gives people a legal right to 'decent and affordable' broadband

Mr Roberts, who lives in the hamlet of Isel, near Cockermouth in Cumbria, hoped for improvement when the government announced a ‘Universal Service Obligation’ scheme, which gives people a legal right to ‘decent and affordable’ broadband

But this year, he was staggered to get a quote back from telecoms giant BT of £502,586.40 for just his house.

Mr Roberts, who has lived in the village with his wife for 33 years, said: ‘I laughed out loud when I saw the quote. It is just ridiculous. Nobody is going to pay that.

‘The annoying thing is that the village next to us, Blindcrake, just one and a half miles away, had BT fibre broadband installed two years ago completely free of charge.

‘This is a real problem for us here, it is not just a case of wanting to be able to watch old movies on TV, but having the real need to be connected.’ 

The hamlet where Mr Roberts lives doesn’t have a shop, pub or post office, meaning its residents are already cut off from the outside world.

He said: ‘With fibre-optic broadband, rural areas are being left out in the cold.’

A BT spokesperson said: 'We're sorry for the disappointment the quote has caused Mr Roberts'

A BT spokesperson said: ‘We’re sorry for the disappointment the quote has caused Mr Roberts’

Their current broadband connection hangs by a thread as the cable is often damaged by farm machinery and has had to be repaired countless times, weakening the strength even further.

The coroner, who presided over the deaths of those killed by serial killer Derrick Bird in a shooting spree 2010, said: ‘The government’s scheme clearly isn’t working.

‘Local people don’t have that kind of money to splurge on broadband.

‘Nobody has explained to me why Openreach quoted me a figure of £380,000 to supply 29 properties with broadband and yet when it was a quote to supply just me the figure came out as just over £500,000.’

Local councillor Ron Munby and his wife Helen live nearby. Mrs Munby, 69, said: ‘We have broadband but it’s pathetic.

‘We’ve lived at Isel for 24 years now and the phone-line has always caused problems.

‘Now, of course, the broadband is carried along the same lines and the phone line was condemned years ago by Openreach engineers who say it’s been fixed so many times it’s exhausted its lifespan.’

Workington MP Mark Jenkinson was sympathetic to the affected residents and vowed to continue fighting to bring affordable broadband to Cumbria.

He suggested that the issue was linked to there being a broadband ‘infrastructure monopoly’.

The spokesman added: 'His property is several kilometres away from our nearest usable network, which means significant civil engineering, build and cabling work is needed to provide a connection.' Pictured: Lake District

The spokesman added: ‘His property is several kilometres away from our nearest usable network, which means significant civil engineering, build and cabling work is needed to provide a connection.’ Pictured: Lake District

A BT spokesman said: ‘We’re sorry for the disappointment the quote has caused Mr Roberts.

‘His property is several kilometres away from our nearest usable network, which means significant civil engineering, build and cabling work is needed to provide a connection.

‘Mr Roberts could reduce the cost by exploring other opportunities such as joining up with other homes nearby and seeing if a Community Fibre Partnership is viable – they could also use Government vouchers for this to further reduce the cost.

‘Ninety-five percent of UK homes already have access to Superfast Broadband of 30 Mbps and above and we’re working closely with Government to find other solutions for the very hardest to reach.’

Residents of Michaelston-y-Fedw, near Newport in Wales, banded together to raise money to boost download speeds from 8Mbps to 940Mbps – among the fastest speed in the UK. 

David Schofield, 56, a retired repairer of electronics, headed the group. He told The Sunday Times: ‘We did everything ourselves, all the cabling, digging up the roads and connecting the cables to a Newport hub.’

They started digging in February 2018 and had their first connection in June that year. They now have about 240 customers who each pay about £30 a month.

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Leading state and private schools across the country will today launch a campaign to scrap ‘unfair and unreliable’ GCSE exams. 

More than 20 top names in education and institutions have joined together in a group called Rethinking Assessment and have written an open letter detailing their frustration with the ‘mutant exam system’. 

The former education secretary who introduced GCSEs in 1988, Lord Baker, has also signed the letter as he thinks the exams are ‘no longer needed’. 

Institutions including Eton and St Paul’s Girls’ School, claim the system ‘neither measures the right things nor is very reliable and leaves in its wake a trail of stress and unfairness’. 

Leading state and private schools across the country will today launch a campaign to scrap 'unfair and unreliable' GCSE exams. Stock picture

Leading state and private schools across the country will today launch a campaign to scrap ‘unfair and unreliable’ GCSE exams. Stock picture

The campaign to axe GCSEs comes from fears that children in the UK are some of the most-stressed in Europe.    

One in ten of those aged 5-16 have a clinically diagnosable mental health problem such as an eating disorder, depression or tendency to self-harm, according to The Sunday Times. 

The former education secretary who introduced GCSEs in 1988, Lord Baker (pictured), has also signed the letter as he thinks the exams are 'no longer needed'

The former education secretary who introduced GCSEs in 1988, Lord Baker (pictured), has also signed the letter as he thinks the exams are ‘no longer needed’

Tony Blair’s former speechwriter Peter Hyman, who is the co-director of Big Education and co-founded of School 21, also signed the letter, seen by The Sunday Times.  

Eton said the national exam system holds children back from finding their talents and passions while the headmistress of St Paul’s Girls’ School in Hammersmith said GCSEs suppress children’s creativity.  

Exam board sources have claimed that officials are already coming up with plans for pupils to sit next summer’s GCSE and A-level exams from home by doing them online – if the coronavirus pandemic doesn’t allow for testing in schools. 

However, Ofqual has said it doesn’t think online tests are the way to go so predicted grades may be used again.   

The letter warns: ‘Many young people find the relentless practice and planning for exams increasingly stressful; depression and self-harm statistics confirm this. The UK has the lowest happiness levels in Europe, according to OECD statistics. Thirty or more GCSEs in one month — intense, high-stakes, written exams couldn’t be designed better to induce anxiety.

Institutions including Eton (pictured) and St Paul's Girls' School, claim the system 'neither measures the right things nor is very reliable and leaves in its wake a trail of stress and unfairness'

Institutions including Eton (pictured) and St Paul’s Girls’ School, claim the system ‘neither measures the right things nor is very reliable and leaves in its wake a trail of stress and unfairness’

‘More than that, all pupils, however successful they are at exams, leave school with only a partial record of their strengths. No credit is given to those who are skilled communicators, thoughtful team players, clever problem solvers or creative thinkers.’

A Department for Health spokesman said: ‘Exams and assessments are the best and fairest way of judging students’ performance. We reformed GCSEs and A levels to improve education standards, so they better prepare pupils for further study and employment.

‘We expect exams to take place next year and are working with Ofqual and the exam boards on our approach, recognising that students will have experienced considerable disruption to their education in the last academic year.’

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Kim Kardashian and Kanye West enjoy a ‘date night’ at friends’ romantic backyard wedding

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Kim Kardashian shut down rumours of an impending divorce from her husband Kanye West on Saturday, as the pair reunited to attend their friends’ wedding.

The 39-year-old TV personality took to her Instagram Stories to share snaps and footage from the romantic backyard celebration.

And as she shared details from the nuptials, including a snap of herself enjoying a ‘rare’ cocktail’, the mother-of-four posted in an image of her and 43-year-old Kanye’s footwear, adding the caption: ‘Date night.’

Date night: Kim Kardashian shut down rumours of an impending divorce from her husband Kanye West on Saturday, as the pair reunited to attend their friends' wedding

Date night: Kim Kardashian shut down rumours of an impending divorce from her husband Kanye West on Saturday, as the pair reunited to attend their friends’ wedding 

The pair’s loved-up outing firmly put to bed renewed rumours that Kim was on the verge of filing for divorce from her husband of six years.

Kim didn’t show her famous husband’s face while sharing footage from the outdoor gathering, with only his shoes making a cameo in the social media uploads.

Throughout the night, the reality star jammed to some Frank Sinatra and indulged in a decadent gourmet meal.

Going strong: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's outing firmly put to bed renewed rumours that their marriage is on the rocks. Pictured together in November 2019

Going strong: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s outing firmly put to bed renewed rumours that their marriage is on the rocks. Pictured together in November 2019

‘It’s a rare night that I have a drink,’ wrote Kardashian as she documented the entire celebration on her Instagram Story.

First, she captured a picture of her first delicious drink for the night, which was a deep shade of pink and featured a citrus garnish. 

The snapshot also showcased Kim’s black espadrille inspired heels and her iridescent designer handbag.

In a follow up photo, the KKW Beauty founder placed her drink on the ground and posed next to her musician-turned-designer husband Kanye. 

Letting loose: Kim got all gussied up to attend a romantic outdoor wedding on Saturday

Letting loose: Kim got all gussied up to attend a romantic outdoor wedding on Saturday

Relaxing: 'Guess I need it!' captioned Kim on one post where she looks to be sipping on a glass of white wine

Relaxing: ‘Guess I need it!’ captioned Kim on one post where she looks to be sipping on a glass of white wine

There were a plethora of potted flowers strewn about and each wooden dining table was nearly set and covered in pink and yellow arrangements.

Kim made sure to take a snapshot of the bride and groom as they exchanged vows.

Once the ceremony completed and the sun set, Kim and the rest of the wedding attendees headed to the reception.

‘Guess I need it!’ captioned Kim on one post where she looks to be sipping on a glass of white wine. 

I do: Kim made sure to take a snapshot of the bride and groom as they exchanged vows

I do: Kim made sure to take a snapshot of the bride and groom as they exchanged vows

Floral: Kim showed off the gorgeous decor that dominated the outdoor wedding venue on her Instagram Story

Floral: Kim showed off the gorgeous decor that dominated the outdoor wedding venue on her Instagram Story

Floral: Kim showed off the gorgeous decor that dominated the outdoor wedding venue on her Instagram Story

She then took a brief video of the various flower arrangements as Frank Sinatra played in the background.

To close out her lengthy Instagram Story, the mother of four gave her 189million followers a look at the delicious dish she was deserved. ‘Sweet corn pasta is my absolutely fav pasta,’ she wrote.  

Earlier in the day, Kim’s husband Kanye took to his Twitter page to share some footage from a local celebration during his recently-concluded trip to Haiti.  

The  star was pictured joining a large group dance and even spitting out some bars from behind a mask while taking in the sites.

Jamming: She then took a brief video of the various flower arrangements as Frank Sinatra played in the background

Jamming: She then took a brief video of the various flower arrangements as Frank Sinatra played in the background

Yummy: To close out her lengthy Instagram Story, the mother of four gave her 189million followers a look at the delicious dish she was deserved. 'Sweet corn pasta is my absolutely fav pasta,' she wrote

Yummy: To close out her lengthy Instagram Story, the mother of four gave her 189million followers a look at the delicious dish she was deserved. ‘Sweet corn pasta is my absolutely fav pasta,’ she wrote

Kanye had previously spent some time in nearby Jamaica before flying over to Haiti.

The rapper landed at Hugo Chávez International Airport in Cap-Haïtien in the country’s northern area, where he ran into tennis star Naomi Osaka, the Miami Herald reported.

He was met there by President Jovenel Moise, who gave him a tour of the island.

Kanye was pictured in Instagram videos enjoying the music and dancing at one celebrating, though it wasn’t clear if it was thrown in his honor.

Meanwhile: As Kim enjoyed herself on Saturday evening, her husband Kanye West took to Twitter to share a video from his recent trip to Haiti; Kim pictured on Wednesday

Meanwhile: As Kim enjoyed herself on Saturday evening, her husband Kanye West took to Twitter to share a video from his recent trip to Haiti; Kim pictured on Wednesday

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He tried to capture the action on his phone, before getting up to join the dancers. 

Kanye was dressed casually for the get-together in a white graphic shirt and black track pants with thick beige stripes running down the legs.

Another video showed him freestyling a rap while surrounded by a crowd.

He appeared to have joined a group of drummers and flautists, though his bars couldn’t be understood in the short clip.

He had his phone in front of him, possibly to read off existing lyrics. 

In the spirit: Kanye West, 43, was seen dancing with locals and rapping with a drum line after making a surprise visit to Haiti on Friday

In the spirit: Kanye West, 43, was seen dancing with locals and rapping with a drum line after making a surprise visit to Haiti on Friday

The Monster rapper didn’t mention his reasons for visiting Haiti, but he did share twitter posts on Saturday indicating he was interested in the country because of its history of overthrowing French colonialists. 

‘Haiti is where our people started the first revolution that freed us from slavery,’ he wrote in one tweet that included a paint of Haitians battling the French.

Shortly afterward, he posted another tweet with a photo of his own showing a crowd of people gawking at him.

‘WE ARE HERE TO COMPLETE THE REVOLUTION,’ he wrote. ‘WE ARE ARE BUILDING THE FUTURE.’

On the move: The rapper landed at Hugo Chávez International Airport in Cap-Haïtien in the country's northern area, where he ran into tennis star Naomi Osaka, the Miami Herald reported

On the move: The rapper landed at Hugo Chávez International Airport in Cap-Haïtien in the country’s northern area, where he ran into tennis star Naomi Osaka, the Miami Herald reported

Taking it in: Kanye was pictured in Instagram videos enjoying the music and dancing at one celebrating, though it wasn't clear if it was thrown in his honor

Taking it in: Kanye was pictured in Instagram videos enjoying the music and dancing at one celebrating, though it wasn’t clear if it was thrown in his honor

However, Haiti’s Tourism Ministry announced that the musician would be visiting a plant breeding center in the northwest part of the island that was being launched by the president.

He was also expected to stop by the port of Labadee and Tortuga Island. 

Kanye was only accompanied by his entourage on the trip.

Last week, sources told Us Weekly that Kim was ‘deeply disappointed and sad’ because of her husband’s ongoing mental health issues.

‘Being isolated and alone essentially in his head isn’t healthy for Kanye,’ an insider said.

Letting loose: He tried to capture the action on his phone, before getting up to join the dancers

Letting loose: He tried to capture the action on his phone, before getting up to join the dancers

His turn: Another video showed him freestyling a rap while surrounded by a crowd. He seemed to have joined a group of drummers and flutes, though his bars couldn't be understood in the clip

His turn: Another video showed him freestyling a rap while surrounded by a crowd. He seemed to have joined a group of drummers and flutes, though his bars couldn’t be understood in the clip

They confirmed that the producer hadn’t been adhering to the care plane that he and Kim agreed on, though she ‘isn’t surprised’ by that development and partly blames it on the ongoing pandemic.

Although she was able to overlook his erratic tweets, it was ‘the mood swings and the manic episodes [that] are extremely difficult for Kim to help Kanye cope with.’

Kanye had previously been staying isolated at his Wyoming ranch, and after taking a family vacation he’s gone back to traveling on his own. 

The couple share four children: North, seven, Saint, four, Chicago, two, and Psalm, 16 months.

Freedom: The rapper didn't mention his reasons for visiting Haiti, but he shared twitter posts on Saturday indicating he was interested in its history of overthrowing French colonialists

Freedom: The rapper didn’t mention his reasons for visiting Haiti, but he shared twitter posts on Saturday indicating he was interested in its history of overthrowing French colonialists

Revolutionary: Shortly afterward, he posted another tweet with a photo of his own showing a crowd of people gawking at him

Revolutionary: Shortly afterward, he posted another tweet with a photo of his own showing a crowd of people gawking at him

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