CONGRATULATIONS TO ANDREW KNOWLES ON HIS EXHIBTION

The Prime Minister’s wife Bernadette Christie was there for the exhibition and he was also joined by his fellow artists. From Left to Right: Allan Wallace Kim Smith Jerome Miller Andrew Knowles Jodi Minnis Kishan Munroe Jamaal Rolle and Chris Symonette

MELANIE GRIFFIN FIGHTS AT THE UN FOR WOMEN

Minister for Gender Affairs Melanie Griffin posted this today on her Facebook page: Representing our country at the Global Leaders’ Meeting on Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment: A Commitment to Action. I am proud and honoured to do so. Accompanied by Ms. Allison Booker, Counselor at the Mission Office in New York.   

LETTER TO THE EDITOR FROM A YOUNG PLP

Good morning,  You asked the other day “what’s going on in my world?” Well here is some food for thought basically in summary.  Keep in mind, I can elaborate on all the below.   – Overwhelming amount of illegal immigrants crossing our borders – Our people especially in the Fox Hill area are living in […]

Bahamian Dies In Haitian Jail

(via Bahamas Information Services)  The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Immigration has been advised by the Embassy of The Bahamas in Haiti, of the death of Bahamian citizen Christopher Adderley on Tuesday 22nd September, 2015.  Mr. Adderley along with another Bahamian national had been in custody by Haitian Authorities in Port-de-Paix, Haiti since 16th February, 2014.  The […]

Foreign Minister Meets Foreign Minister of UAE

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with the Foreign Minister of United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan at the U N on 25th September. Environment Minister Ken Dorsett is third from left.  They discussed support for energy projects in The Bahamas, look Emirates Airlines flights to The Bahamas, an air services agreement, a double […]

Remarks by Fred Mitchell MP Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Rotary’s International Day For Peace Observances

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Rotary’s International Day For Peace Observances Nassau, The Bahamas Rawson Square 21 September 2015 I am honoured to be here this evening to mark the beginning of the General Assembly in New York at the United Nations and what since 1982 has been named the International Day For Peace.  […]

Washington

WASHINGTON, shop D.C. — Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Fred Mitchell met with U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs Bathsheba N. Crocker on Tuesday, September 22, 2015, prior to leaving for the 70th Regular Session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. Mr. Mitchell is pictured with Ms. […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

NEW YORK — Dr. Telina Smith, Chequita Hall-Stokes, Patrenella Storr-Smith, and April Bartlett, of Freeport, Grand Bahama, paid a Courtesy Call on the Hon. Forrester J. Carroll, Bahamas Consul General to New York, on Monday, September 21, 2015 at Bahama House, 231 E 46th Street. Consul General Carroll was one of the principals in a […]

BRIAN SEYMOUR WRITES FROM FREEPORT

by Brian Seymour Since attaining Independence in 1973, the Bahamas has had three Prime Ministers. First, there was the Father of the nation, Sir Lynden Pindling, secondly, The Honorable Hubert Ingraham; and now, The Honorable Perry Christie, the present sitting Prime Minister. All three men given allowances for human frailties have served us well. They […]

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS WITH ELCOTT COLEBY

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS (SEPTEMBER 21 – SEPTEMBER 4, find 2015) COMMENTARY BY ELCOTT COLEBY PRIME MINISTER CHRISTIE MOVES BAHA MAR FORWARD  In an effort to move the Baha Mar project forward to completion, Prime Minister Christie met with the chairman of the China State Construction Engineering Corporation (CSCEC), the parent company of China […]

GEORGE SMITH ABOUT THE PLP LEADERSHIP RACE

Hon. George A. Smith, former MP and Minister These were the public thoughts from the former Local Government minister, Stalwart Councilor the PLP and former MP for Exuma.  They were in response to the announcement by PLP Leader Perry Christie that he intends to run again for office of Leader, that the Deputy Prime Minister […]

A.G. AND LABOUR MINISTER SUPPORT PERRY CHRISTIE

Allyson Gibson, cialis Attorney General D. Shane Gibson MP, Minister for Labour 24th September 2015 Here is what the two Ministers said in their own words as they entered the Cabinet Office on Wednesday 23rd September just before the Cabinet meeting:  Senator Allyson Maynard Gibson  “I support our leader. We have a strong, visionary leader. […]