BRAVE DAVIS RESPONDS TO RUMOURS THAT HE CAN’T TRAVEL TO THE U S A

Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis responded to rumours that he is unable to travel to the United States because of his former legal work.  The question came up at a campaign stop in Grand Bahama for the leadership of the PLP on Friday 15 September.  Mr. Davis took out his passport and showed the […]

MINNIS SPEAKS TOO QUICKLY ON RAGGED ISLAND

The hotel in Grand Bahama was empty.  The buffet looked sad. The trees were torn to shreds and looked like someone had gone through with a blow torch. The waiter said the buffet was so reduced because they had only four guests in the hotel since the hurricane. On 15 September when American Airlines landed, […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

United Nations Sheila Carey presents her letters of credence to the Secretary General of the United Nations 14 September: UN Headquarters, New York: H.E. Ms. Sheila Carey, Permanent Representative of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas to the United Nations, presented Credentials to H.E. Mr. António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations. On behalf of The […]

OSWALD BROWN RESPONDS TO AUDITOR GENERAL’S ATTACK ON DRIVERS

Former press attaché to the Washington Embassy of The Bahamas had this to say on his Facebook page in response to this stupid article in the press about the drivers and their pay at the embassies of The Bahamas Abroad: WHY IS THIS CONSIDERED NEWS? I would not ordinarily comment on a post like this […]

THE DAMAGE FROM HURRICANE IRMA IN RAGGED IS

12 September 2017 Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis in Ragged Island Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis with the Prime Minister Hubert Minnis, Ragged Island MP Chester Cooper and Carmichael MP Desmond Bannister. Permanent Secretary Jack Thompson with MP Chester Cooper. Chester Cooper MP for Ragged Island led a tour of the devastated community […]

CHECK THE SNAP TIES IN THE SMITH’S POINT WALL

16 September 2017 Senators Fred Mitchell and Michael Darville at Smith’s Point 16 September Photo 1 of the wall done by Smith Construction Photo two of the work done by Waugh Construction Here is the point that the village observers make about the Smith’s Point wall.  Background: back in June, the People’s time government of […]

New Deacon Eric Miller For The Anglicans

(Photos by Peter Ramsay) Congratulations to the newest Anglican Deacon Eric Miller. He is a former altar server at St Agnes and has just completed his work at Codrington College in Barbados.  Welcome home and congratulations. He was ordained to the deaconate on Thursday 14th September. He is pictured with the Bishops Laish Boyd and […]

MP Brave Davis Launches His Campaign in Grand Bahama

Senator Michael Darville at the podium while at the table are Chester Cooper MP, Senator Fred Mitchell, Leader of the PLP Philip Davis, Senator Clay Sweeting, former MP Arnold Forbes and Senator Jobeth Davis Virginia Thurston, third from left, Chair of the Women’s Branch of the PLP. Former MP Arnold Forbes Leader of the PLP […]

The Auditor General Gives A Report On Foreign Affairs

The following statement was issued by Senator Fred Mitchell, the Opposition’s spokesman on Foreign Affairs responding to reports from the Auditor General on the finances of the Ministry of the Foreign Affairs: Statement by Senator Fred Mitchell  Opposition Spokesman on Foreign Affairs On Tribune’s Report On Audit of Foreign Affairs posts 14 September 2017 For […]