Fred Mitchell’s Statement on Fox Hill Shooting

12 September 2015   At 4 p .m.    Once again, I am forced to deplore the shooting of two innocent people on Fox Hill’s Freedom Park this afternoon at around three p m in broad daylight, with people around and with the shooter reportedly unmasked.  This is disgraceful and our people are tired of it.  I am appealing to citizens not […]

THE RUMBLINGS IN THE POLITICAL FIRMAMENT

Putting two and two together and making it five… A photograph was taken at the airport on arrival of the Deputy Prime Minister Philip Davis in Georgetown, Exuma on 10 September.  At the airport to greet him as is the custom when a senior political figure arrives and the junior in status is present was […]

Congratulations To Fr. Noel Clarke New Pastor Of St Anselm’s Fox Hill

Rev. Noel Clarke Last week as Rev. Monsignor Preston Moss bid farewell to the people of St Anselm’s catholic Church in Fox Hill as their pastor, he announced that Rev. Noel Fr. Clarke is to be their new Rector. The appointment becomes effective 1st October.  MP for Fox Hill Fred Mitchell welcomed the announcement and […]

A Message From Kendal Demeritte

Old-Fashioned Political Fundraising To whom it may concern   In the constituency of Fox Hill, in Nineteen Ninety-seven, the introduction was made… In Two-thousand Two, the political courting began… In Two-thousand Seven, the engagement was fermented… In Two-thousand Twelve, the marriage happened… In Two thousand Fifteen, the committee of a few friends of Fred Mitchell, […]

The Government’s Response On Bahamar

8 SEPTEMBER  2015 (Bahamas Information Services, clinic for the Office of the Attorney General) — The Supreme Court yesterday rendered its written Ruling on both the appointment and powers of third-party Joint Provisional Liquidators Krys Global and Alix Partners, in the matter of Baha Mar. On behalf of the Government of the Bahamas, the Attorney […]

The Liquidators Of Bahamar

Left to right: Alastair Beveridge, check AlixPartners Services UK; Nick Cropper, AlixPartners Services UK; and Edmund Rahming, KRyS Global, Bahamas  Alastair Beveridge and Nick Cropper, of leading global business advisory firm AlixPartners Services UK LLP (AlixPartners), and Edmund Rahming of KRyS Global have today been appointed Joint Provisional Liquidators (JPLs) over Baha Mar Ltd, Baha […]

Mitchell In Dominica

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell lands in Dominica at Cane Field. Welcomed by Foreign Minister Francine Baron. President of Dominica Charles Savarin and Mrs. Savarin were departing and renewed acquaintances. The President was a Foreign Minister once. From left Minister Baron, shop Minister Mitchell, The President and his wife; Caricom Secretary General Irwin Leroque. 8th September […]

Dame Marguerite Marks Elizabeth II’s Milestone

The Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling arrives at the Anglican Cathedral Christ Church in Nassau to mark the occasion of  Queen Elizabeth II becoming the longest serving monarch of Britain and The Bahamas .  She surpassed Queen Victoria  who served for 61 years and 216 days.  The Queen has now served longer than that.  No […]

New Government In Trinidad and Tobago

Keith Rowley, drugstore the new Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, just after he voted on 7th September.   Well what a difference a day makes.  7th September was election day in Trinidad and Tobago and Kamala Persad Bicessar is now the former Prime Minister.  The new Prime Minister is the Afro Trinidadian Keith Rowley.  It appears […]

Bradley Roberts Appeals For Unity In North Andros

In a speech delivered to the North Andros Branch of the PLP on 11 September, Chairman Bradley Roberts delivered a call for unity in the PLP: I turn my attention to the issue of unity. I hasten to remind all that your enemy is not in this room nor is it within our great organization. […]

John Pinder Needs To Heal Himself

John Pinder, for sale the Leader of the Bahamas National Congress of Trades Unions (NCTU) told the press at a demo on Friday 11th September that he wants the trade unions to rally round and unite around one opposition party.  The forces are gathering. Both the former Deputy Prime Minister Brent Symoentte and FNM chair […]

Obie Wilchcombe Explains

With the public campaign attacking him every week since remarks made about the Bahamar hotel project which appeared to differ from the cabinet consensus, Obie Wilchcombe, the Tourism Minister spoke to the Nassau Guardian and said the following in his own words to the Nassau Guardian on 8th September: When did I ever go against […]

Dr. Minnis Talks Gobbledygook Again

According the Dr. Hubert Minnis, cialis sale the Leader of the Opposition in the Nassau Guardian Saturday 12 September and the PLP is a sinking ship and Wayne Munroe who just joined the PLP is joining a sinking ship.  Well look who is talking about sinking ship when he isn’t sure he will be around […]

BAHAMASAIR TAKES UMBRAGE AT ALLEGATIONS

The Board and management of Bahamasair are greatly disturbed and disappointed that individuals would attack the integrity of the organization, by posting erroneous and misleading information to the public.  The photograph used to suggest the aircraft purchased in 2014 was received with a damaged fuselage is an outright lie. Bahamasair will never place our passengers […]

BRADLEY ROBERTS STATEMENT ON WAYNE MUNROE

Wayne Munroe Q.C. has just joined the PLP, seek after being a DNA candidate in the last general election.  The Progressive Liberal Party, an organization that prides itself in having a big tent, welcomes its newest member, noted Attorney-at-Law Wayne Munroe.  Mr. Munroe officially joined our great organization on the 7th September 2015.  A Queen’s Counsel, […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

  NEW YORK — Mr. Tye McKenzie, Past President of the Bahamas National Youth Council, paid a courtesy call on The Hon. Forrester J. Carroll, Bahamas Consul General to New York, on Thursday, September 3, 2015 at Bahama House, 231 E 46th Street. Pictured from left to right are Dr. Valencia Carroll, wife of the Consul […]

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS (7 – 11 SEPTEMBER 2015)

Christie to CIS delegates: Climate “Ripe” for Caribbean investment Expressing pleasure at the opportunity by the Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA) and the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA) to address the Summit, Bahamas Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie heralded the summit’s theme that the time is right for Caribbean investment, and […]