THE RAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

“The hottest places in hell are reserved for those who in a period of a moral crisis maintained their neutrality.” (Dante)  Today, the Rand Memorial Hospital is no better off than it was when I severely criticized the FNM government in February 2012, four years ago.  At the time, the criticism was directed at the […]

The Bahamas Team At Caricom

The  Bahamas delegation at the Caricom Heads of Government conference held last week in Placencia in Belize was headed by Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell from 17 to 18 February.  From left seated: High Commissioner Picewell Forbes, the Minister, Minister of State Michael Halkitis. Back row:  Constable Bernard Ferguson, aide to the Minister,  Granville Butler,  Foreign Service Officer, Christine Thompson, Economic […]

Eileen Carron Responds To Bradley Roberts

Eileen Carron was at it again last week, here excoriating Dr. Hubert Minnis as the Leader of the FNM.  The matter was helped along by the scorching attack of Bradley Roberts, Chair of the PLP on her failure to respect Dr. Minnis and to honour his accomplishments.   Here is what Mrs. Carron had to say in reply.  Poor […]

Bradley’s Message To Michael Pintard FNM Chair

14 February 2016  Senator Pintard recently asked if the Bahamas Development Bank (BDB) was being misused to support BAMSI? In asking that question was Pintard being truthful in his intent to draw attention to the incumbent Member of Parliament for Central Grand Bahama whose company (Precision Tune Auto Care) was a recipient of a loan […]

A LETTER FROM PIERRE DUPUCH

February 17, 2016 Former Member of Parliament Pierre Dupuch Explains The Bahamas Parliamentary System. The formation of the Bahamian Government is fashioned around the British Westminster System – with several variations. The Bahamian Constitution calls for a party system where the Leader of the Party which has the majority of seats in the House of Assembly is called by the […]

THE U. S. GIVES EQUIPMENT TO THE POLICE

U.S. Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Lisa Johnson and Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of National Security Mr. Carl Smith participate in the official signing ceremony for the Safeboat handover as Minister of National Security, prescription The Hon. Dr. Bernard Nottage, RBPF Commissioner Ellison Greenslade and the U.S. Embassy’s INL Director Kristin Gilmore look on.  Nassau, Bahamas […]

ELMA GARRAWAY WINS THE HEART AWARD

Mr. R.E. Barnes, diagnosis chairman of the Sir Victor Sassoon (Bahamas) Heart Foundation (left), looks on as Mrs. Elma Garraway accepts the Lady Sassoon Golden Heart Award 2015. The award, annually given to someone who has given of themselves to help their fellow man, was presented to Mrs. Garraway this past weekend at the 52nd […]