UNDER THE FNM THE SPORTS PROGRAMME IS GONE

This letter first appeared in The Tribune:   WHAT is happening at the National Sports Authority? In an era when government appointed boards are getting so much attention, there is more trouble on the board horizon as the National Sports Authority (NSA) seems to be in a state of total chaos. On the heels of […]

PLP CHAIR: THE SAGA OF A BAD SCHOOL OPENING

The Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party Senator Fred Mitchell issued the following statement about the opening of the schools:   From The Chairman Of The PLP On The Opening Of Schools For Immediate Release 27 August 2018 The Government and the Minister of Education must come clean on what is happening with the opening […]

Laying Out Charles Mac Pinder At PLP HQ Freeport

Message From The Chairman Progressive Liberal Party   On Laying Out Of Charles Pinder PLP HQ Freeport   Read by Keitron Meadows Chairman Marco City Branch 31 August 2018   I bring warm and fraternal greetings from the central office of the PLP in Nassau. I extend condolences to the family on the death of […]

PLP Says Farewell To Edmundo Moxey

Former Swim Coach at the then College of The Bahamas Edmundo Moxey died and was laid out at the PLP’s Gambier House in the Lynden Pindling Centre on Friday 31st August.  His sister is the former Deputy Prime Minister Cynthia “ Mother” Pratt.  Mr. Moxey was also a Stalwart Councillor of the Progressive Liberal Party.  […]

Women’s Branch Denounces Bannister For Sexism

Statement from the NP Women’s Branch of the PLP On the unseemly behavior of the BPL Minister 26 August 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   The New Providence Women’s Branch of the Progressive Liberal Party are appalled and cry shame on the Minister for BPL Desmond Bannister for his public savagery of the reputation of the […]

Government Can’t Get Its Freeport Story Straight

Dionisio D’Aguilar, the Minister of Tourism, is the motor mouth of the FNM Cabinet.  He has something to say on everything.  The problem is that he cannot seem to get his story straight from what’s goanna happen up in Freeport with the Government’s decision to purchase the Grand Lucayan Resort.  First he said that they […]

The FNM’s Poor Housing Programme

From Picewell Forbes Shadow Housing Minister On FNM Housing Programme For Immediate Release 29 August 2018   The picture of a Prime Minister and his Minister of Housing laying a plaque to promote the sale of a mere ten lots shows how desperate this government is for good news.  Unfortunately there is no good news […]

The Changes In Times For The Courts For Chief Justice’s Funeral

The Government has announced a state funeral for the late Chief Justice Stephen Isaacs. The funeral will be held at the Christ Church Cathedral on Friday 7th September 2018 with full military honours. The following arrangements were announced about the courts. OFFICE OF THE JUDICIARY THE PUBLIC IS HEREBY NOTIFIED that due to Scheduled Events […]

Jamaal Rolle’s Remembrance Of U S Senator John McCain

The United States Senator John McCain who died last week at 81 was treated to a portrait by the Bahamian artist Jamaal Rolle.  He posted this remembrance of the meeting and presentation on his Facebook page.  Senator McCain was eulogized in Washington D C on 1 September 2018: Jamaal Rolle wrote on  his Facebook page […]