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IS RODNEY MONCUR WHO WE REALLY ARE?

Tribune photo by Aaron Davis Are we a nation of idiots, fools and dupes?  You have to ask that question as you watch this foolish drama, soap opera unfolding, led by Loretta Butler Turner, the new Leader of the Opposition, and her stalwart six Members of Parliament.  The appointment of Branville McCartney for 30 pieces […]

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS BY ELCOTT COLEBY

19 December to 23 December 31,735 jobs added to the economy in 4.5 years The latest labour statistics were released by the Department of Statistics on Wednesday of this week where the department reported that since May 2016, “the unemployment rate declined from 12.7% to 11.6% due to an increase (4,025) of employed persons and […]

FRED MITCHELL HOSTS: CHRISTMAS ON THE BAY

Photos by Peter Ramsay of the Bahamas Information Services The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held its first Christmas concert specially produced by Adrian Archer and including the Highgrove Singers, the Bell Canto Singers directed by Eldridge McPhee, the Golden Gates Church Choir, directed by Trent Davis and the Golden Gates Bell Ringers with featured artists.   […]

Loretta Is Mixed Up Like Conch Salad

Instead of shutting up and being quiet, Loretta Butler Turner, the new Leader of the Opposition, keeps digging a deeper hole for herself and won’t stop. She was in the press on Saturday 24 December, the eve of Christ’s birth, defending the appointment of Rodney Moncur.  That appointment of Rodney Moncur is indefensible. No amount […]

The New “FNM” Senators Sorry Loretta’s Senators

All the worlds a stage…  Loretta Butler Turner, the New Leader of the Opposition, who has no party, with these new appointments thinks that the country is a big doll house Senator Rodney Moncur then And at Government House on Tuesday 20th December receiving the instruments of appointment as a Senator. Senator Branville McCartney getting […]

Central Bank Provides Cheaper Credit

Despite the Standard Poors decision to downgrade our investment grade status, the Central Bank of The Bahamas said that the state of the reserves was sufficiently robust to lower the Bahamian prime interest rate. The decision is significant in that it lowers the cost of borrowing by four tenths of a percent. This will have the […]

The Anti-Gay Pastors Moss, Bethel and Stewart At It Again

Alfred Stewart Lyall Bethel Cedric Moss Just in time for Christmas the gringe visited upon the Bahamian pastors who hate gay people so much that they use any opportunity to attack them.  It is to the point where you wonder if these folks has some secret proposition visited upon them some gay person why they […]

Walt Saunders Backs Out Of Inagua Fight

There was a set of announcements last week that Walt Saunders who was to be the FNM’s standard bearer in the next general election in Mical was withdrawing from the race because of sickness.  He was a bright and shining star but burned out in the firmament before he could shed any light.   He claims […]