Chief Richard Currie Of Accompong Maroons Wants Peace, But Prepared To Fight

Chief Richard Currie informed the entire Jamaican public that He does not seek permission to defend his people. It is his duty to defend his people, and it should be the duty of any leader to do the same,” he said. “ … It is my fiduciary duty and there is no power on Earth – temporal or spiritual – that can separate me from my duty and my undying love for my people.”


His preferred option is for peace, Chief Richard Currie, the head of the Accompong Maroons, says he stands willing and ready to fight to defend the sovereign rights of the people he was elected to lead, serve, and protect.