SÌR LYNDEN PASSED 18 YEARS AGO TODAY

Governor General of The Bahamas Dame Marguerite Pindling lays a wreath at the mausoleum of her husband, father of the nation, Sir Lynden Pindling, at Saint Agnes cemetery on Sunday the 26th August 2018 to commemorate the 18th anniversary of his passing. She is accompanied by Senator Fred Mitchell.

TRUMP EMABRRASSES HIS COUNTRY AGAIN

Each week comes another embarrassing episode in the history of the modern American presidency. Last week, two of the United States President’s former confidantes and associates were convicted in the courts of the US of felony offences.  The President tried to scoff it off with talk about pardons for one of them, and trying to […]

INVESTITURE AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE

Photos by Peter Ramsay Thursday 23 August 2018 The Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling and the two former Governors General Arthur Hanna and Sir Orville Turnquest were invested into the Order of the Nation. The Governor General in her own right and as Chancellor of the Society and the other two as the inaugural awards.  […]

CHIEF JUSTICE DIES

Just about two weeks following his confirmation and official swearing-in as Chief Justice of The Bahamas, Stephen Isaacs died on Friday 24 August.  He was 63 years old.  The Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party Philip Davis issued the following statement: FROM THE OFFICE OF THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION   ON THE PASSING OF […]

Chester Cooper Asks For An Explanation On BTVI

The following statement was issued by Deputy Leader of the PLP Chester Cooper on 21 August 2018 What is the truth about BTVI?   Over the past few days, I have received numerous reports from young students, accompanied by receipts, that they are being charged for tuition at the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) […]