NATIONAL REVIEW ARTICLE, “PLP PREDICTS 14 SEATS THUS FAR” IS FAKE NEWS

Statement By Bradley B. Roberts National Chair Progressive Liberal Party 5th March 2017 NATIONAL REVIEW ARTICLE, “PLP PREDICTS 14 SEATS THUS FAR” IS FAKE NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE I refer to the Nassau Guardian’s opinion column The National Review of Wednesday 1st March under the by-line PLP predicts 14 seats thus far. In the article, […]

EXCITEMENT IN FOX HILL AT THE BRANCH MEETING

The Fox Hill PLP hosted the branches of Marathon and St Anne’s at a public branch meeting on Monday 27th February.  It was a hell of a time as PLPs showed up to support their candidates.  Fred Mitchell MP spoke and said the following: The last time I spoke to you on a public platform, […]

THIS WEEK IN THE BAAHAMAS BY ELCOTT COLEBY

HIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS (27 FEB – 3 MAR 2017) COMMENTARY BY ELCOTT COLEBY   This Week in Parliament The House of Assembly on Wednesday moved the second reading of an amendment to the Trafficking in Persons Prevention and Suppression Act 2008 to bring the legislation in line with the current standards of the […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

Miami Congratulations to Sandra Carey, the Deputy Consul General, for being awarded on Saturday 3 March the Woman of Distinction Award, one of nine. Well deserved. Chicago CHICAGO, Illinois — The Hon. Michael C. Fountain, Bahamas Honorary Consul to Chicago, has accepted the position of Director of External Affairs, South Region, for the Commonwealth Edison […]

The DPM On The Campaign Trail

Foreign Minister Fred Mitchell with Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis being welcomed at the San Salvador airport 3 March. He is met by Island Administrator Gilbert Kemp. Fox Hill MP Fred Mitchell with Young Liberals from San Salvador and Nassau. Local chair Shanton Fernander is third left. 3 March at a liberals function for […]

Former Haitian President Rene Preval Dies

Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 3rd March. The Government of The Bahamas has expressed the country’s sadness at the passing of former President Rene Preval of Haiti. President Preval assisted his country in its pursuit of lasting democracy and was elected to his office twice. The Foreign Ministry Fred Mitchell has followed up […]

Kenyatta Gibson Now Withdraws Against Michael Halkitas

When the news broke that he was withdrawing a candidate for the FNM everyone we know breathed a sigh of relief. PRESS RELEASE  From the Free National Movement Nassau, The Bahamas Kenyatta Gibson’s Statement on the Withdrawal from His Campaign Kenyatta Gibson issued the following statement on the withdrawal from his campaign: “I have today […]