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SEAN MCWEENEY SETS DAVE BURROWS STRAIGHT

Pastor Dave Burrows    Sean Mcweeney Subject: RE: Communication I sent out recently   Dear Pastor Dave: I now reply to the supplementary questions raised in your e-mail to me of June 1st but, first, allow me once again to express my appreciation to you for the measured and balanced manner in which you have dealt […]

High Commissioner In Cuba

High Commissioner Picewell Forbes headed the delegation for The Bahamas to the Summit of the Association of Caribbean States in Havana, Cuba on 4th June. The Deputy Prime Minister Philip Davis later joined the delegation.  The photo shows the Bahamian team from left Granville Butler, Foreign Service Officer, High Commissioner Forbes, Ambassador to Cuba Alma Adams and Olivia […]

Muhammad Ali Dies

He was a frequent visitor to The Bahamas.  He was the Champion of the World in a real sense to all Black people.  Muhammad Ali, born Cassius Clay, died on Friday 4th June following complications from a lung infection exacerbated by the Parkinson Disease which he contracted because of his long boxing career.  We pay tribute to him […]

New Industrial Agreement For Air Traffic Controllers

A new industrial agreement has been signed between the Government of the Bahamas and the Bahamas Air Traffic Control Union (BATCU). The agreement was signed on Friday, 27 May at the Ministry of the Public Service. Pictured L-R: Permanent Secretary, Ministry of the Public Service, Hyacinth Pratt-Winder; Minister of Transport and Aviation, the Hon. Glenys […]

NATIONAL HONOURS AWARDED

Nassau, Bahamas – Government House has announced That Her Excellency The Governor-General held an investiture at Government House on Thursday, 2nd June, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. for the recipients of the Queens New Year Honours, 2016.  THE FOLLOWING PERSONS WILL, RECEIVE THE INSIGNIA OF THE MOST DISTINGUISHED ORDER OF SAINT MICHAEL AND SAINT GEORGE:COMPANIONMr. William […]

ATTORNEY GENERAL RESPONDS TO NO CAMPAIGN

STATEMENT ISSUED BY THE OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL 1ST JUNE 2016 On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016 Bahamians will go to the polls, in the final step of a Constitutional Referendum, to decide whether to amend the nation’s Constitution.  There has been a suggestion that the Constitutional Referendum is not necessary, and that ordinary legislation is […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

  WASHINGTON, D.C. — Three generations of Bahamian women were among those who voted in the historical Constitutional Referendum Advanced Poll at the Embassy of The Bahamas in Washington, DC. in advance of the national poll that will take place throughout The Bahamas on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Bahamian citizens in the diaspora who are registered […]