THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

Atlanta August 29, 2017 Deputy Consul General Monique Vanderpool attending the Sister Airport Agreement Signing Ceremony between Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and Roberts International Airport Liberia . Pictured from left to right: (1st Photo) Mr. Roosevelt Council Jr., General Manager at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, Mrs. Monique Vanderpool, Deputy Consul General of The Bahamas, Mrs. […]

Eight Mile Rock Teacher’s Case Has To Be Done Over A Third Time

Court of Appeal orders a retrial on Tuesday 30th August of the case of Andre Birbal, a Trinidadian teacher, who was convicted of buggering two school boys. The allegations caused quite a furor in the Eight Mile Rock Community. Mr. Birbal has always protested his innocence. He has appealed the case twice and won each […]

Govt. Makes An Interest Payment For Bank of The Bahamas

On 31 August, we understand the Government of The Bahamas honoured its obligations under the promissory note it gave when the Bank of The Bahamas’ bad debt was transferred to a special purpose vehicle called Resolve. The Government paid for the debt with a promissory note, and the note carries interest. The interest payment was […]

Returning Diplomats Have To Sue The Government To Get Their Monies

One by one, the Government of The Bahamas has decided not to honour the terms of the contracts of returning Diplomatic Officers and pay them the gratuities which they are owed.  The Ministry is abiding by some bogus directive by the Public Service Ministry that you have to have served at least two years before […]

Fred Mitchell Speaks About Fox Hill Security

PLP Caretaker For The Fox Hill Constituency On The Security Situation In Fox Hill Leader of Opposition Business in The Senate 31 August 2017 For Immediate Release On 28 August, I wrote the Commissioner of Police to complain about the deteriorating security situation in Fox Hill. The incidents of gunshots being fired and the chatter […]