On September 6, viagra 1932, the island of Abaco was rocked by a Category Five hurricane. This hurricane has come to be known as the GREAT ABACO HURRICANE. This storm had wind speeds up to 200 miles per hour. When it was over, reports are that 16 people perished, and 300 injured. According to records, […]
Here is the latest status report from BEC on those islands impacted by the storm: Long Island- The local team has restored supply from Seymours to Salt Pond and the replacement of damaged poles continues between Salt Pond and Deadman’s Cay. Progress is impeded by the condition of the roads and persistent flooding in the southern […]
Picewell Forbes MP was present for the swearing in a JPs last week in his South Andros district.
Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Ambassador Jean-Marie Ehouzou of the African Union in Geneva and at left Foreign Service officer Alrae Ramsey and Bahamas Ambassador Rhoda Jackson at AU offices in Geneva 6th October.
Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell at centre with old friend from the anti- apartheid days now Ambassador Abdul Minty of South Africa at the Hotel Richmond in Geneva and with Ambassador Rhoda Jackson of the Bahamas 6th October.
Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell at his birthday dinner in Geneva, Switzerland with from left Alrae Ramsay, Foreign Service Officer, Mr. Mitchell, Exuma businessman Granville Ferguson 5 October.
The following statement was issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of The Bahamas:
On 8th October, BTC issued the following notice: As BTC begins restoration efforts in areas hardest hit by Hurricane Joaquin, technicians and first responder team members have worked tirelessly to restore communication with residents and their family members. Residents can now make outgoing calls and use Internet services at the following locations. BTC Calling Stations […]
The Leader of the Democratic National Alliance (DNA) Branville McCartney also got into the hurricane relief effort and posted this on Facebook. Almost immediately he was accused of posing for the photo and then fleeing the scene as soon as the cameras were away.
Kendal Demeritte, the businessman with his daughters and granddaughters. The photo was taken on Father’s Day this year.
Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with US Ambassador Pamela Hamamoto and Bahamas Ambassador Rhoda Jackson in Geneva on 7th October.
CAPTION Bahamas Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration Fred Mitchell is pictured speaking at the United Nations Human Rights Council’s General Debate in Geneva, Switzerland, on 5 October 2015. At left is H.E. Rhoda Jackson, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of The Bahamas to the United Nations Office and other international offices in Geneva. You may […]
The Opposition leader Hubert Minnis took his team to Mayaguana on 8th October to inspect the hurricane damage. The photo from left: Peter Turnquest MP Deputy Leader, prostate Hubert Chipman MP, Hubert Minnis Leader, Stanley Collie, (father of Sidney Collie and a resident of Betsy Bay who weathered the hurricane), Sidney Collie, Edison Key MP, Theo […]
The Seventh Day Adventist Church at Crooked Island, totally destroyed by the hurricane. Private sector pitches in to help with the hurricane relief effort The scene in the aftermath of the storm at Crooked Island Acklins Island 6th October by Peter Ramsay BIS Landrail Point, Crooked Island by Peter Ramsay BIS