Olympic Gold Medal winner Keshorn Walcott at the Piarco International Airport.




Trinidad and Tobago's Gold Medal Olympian Keshorn Walcott returned home from London today, to be feted at the Piarco International Airport before a motorcade accompanied him to his Toco home. The teenager left the airport a multi-millionaire, after the Prime Minister announced a bag of goodies to reward the nation's new athletic hero. Among the gifts -

* $1 million cash

* A house in Federation Park valued at $2.5 million

* 20,000 square feet of land in Toco

* A scholarship at the University of Trinidad and Tobago (UTT).

* Caribbean Airlines aircraft to be named after Keshorn Walcott

*Toco Lighthouse to be named the “Keshorn Walcott Toco Lighthouse”.

* Housing Development Corporation (HDC) project in Toco.

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