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THE WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS BY ELCOTT COLEBY

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS (24 – 28 APRIL 2017) COMMENTARY BY ELCOTT G. COLEBY NHI ENROLMENT PHASE LAUNCHED The enrolment phase of NHI was launched on Monday, April 24, 2017, with NHI Bahamas Project Manager, Dr. Delon Brennen reporting some 350 persons already enrolled within hours of the launch. Dr. Brennen said that Bahamians […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

Chicago Richton Park, Illinois – The Honorable Michael C. Fountain, Bahamas Honorary Consul to Chicago, celebrated with the Honorable Richard Reinbold, President, Village of Richton Park, the second official flag raising ceremony in his jurisdiction, 27 April 2017. The ceremony was held to install the Bahamas flag for permanent display at the Village Community Center […]

Telephone Numbers Can Now Transfer Between Service Providers

28 April 2017 -The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA), is pleased to advise the public that Mobile Number Portability (MNP) is now a reality having been launched yesterday. Scores of consumers in The Bahamas were able to successfully ‘port’ their existing numbers between service providers yesterday morning. URCA was notified that around 12:20pm yesterday, […]

Commissioner Of Police Addresses The Public

Commissioner Of Police Ellison Greenslade was angry and took to social media to announce a fraudulent document spread allegedly by a woman named Marcia Allen who sent out a document purportedly signed by the Commissioner of Police.  Mr. Greenslade said that the document as fraudulent.  The woman is under arrest.