LGBT’S ERIN GREEN IN HER OWN WORDS (AS TOLD TO TRIBUNE) 22 January 2019

LGBT Activist Erin Greene told The Tribune in her own words what she has faced since her saying that Buju Banton, the Jamaican reggae artists should not be allowed to perform his violence promotion song Boom Boom Bye Bye in Nassau as told to Rashad Rolle:  “Every time there is an increase in visibility there […]

KELLY BURROWS ASKS: IS DESMOND BANNISTER ALRIGHT?

Minister of Works Desmond Bannister in his signature coat. Dear Editor. Watching this evening news, I couldn’t believe what I was seeing with the Minister Of Works Desmond Bannister, putting. Joseph in Bible times known for the coat of many colours the “Honourable Minister” have put Joseph to shame with the coat he Had on […]

JEFF LLOYD MUST EXPLAIN ON COLLECTION OF SCHOOL LOANS

The Free National Movement has brass balls.  They must. Last week, the Minister for Education Jeffery Lloyd who is now enjoying a holiday in London was in the press to say that the 100 million dollars or so that is owed by Bahamians who got loan scholarships from the Government should pay up.  He said […]

Reece Chipman Resigns From Public Accounts Committee

Reece Chipman Resigns From Public Accounts Committee Statement From The Chairman Of The PLP On Reece Chipman’s Resignation From Public Accounts Committee For Immediate Release 24 January 2019 The PLP welcomes the recognition by Reece Chipman MP that the Minnis Government which he supports is the major part of the problem we face in this […]

The FNM Government Interferes In Venezuela’s Business Senator Mitchell condemns the decision

From Senator Fred Mitchell Opposition spokesman on Foreign Affairs On Decision At OAS Today By The Bahamas For Immediate Release 24 January 2019 The Bahamas today took the extraordinary and precedent setting step to delegitimize the government of another country by its decision at the Organization of American States to recognize the Opposition’s leader in […]

Ervin Knowles For Minister Of Agriculture Dies

Statement by the Hon. Philip Brave Davis On the passing of Ervin Knowles For Immediate Release 20th January 2019 I am saddened to learn of the passing of a friend, colleague, builder, legislator and former Cabinet Minister in the Pindling government, Ervin Knowles after a long and courageous battle against illness. He was known for […]

German Ambassador Visits Leader of The PLP

For Immediate Release 22nd January 2019 Dr. Berne von Munchow-Pohl, Federal Republic of Germany Ambassador to The Bahamas paid a courtesy call on the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. Philip Davis, at the Office of the Leader of the Opposition, 328 Parliament Street on Tuesday, 22nd January 2019. Dr. Munchow- Pohl was accompanied by […]

PLP Councillor Holly Pearce Barrett Slams FNM Eleuthera MP

As I peruse the daily headlines as I do every morning, I came across this delightful article detailing the comments of the unfortunate MP for Central and South Eleuthera. This article carries as much worth as his fashion sense and worth two bags of puppy shit. No constituency in the Bahamas has seen the level […]

Sarkis Continues With His Losing Battle Against The Chinese

The Tribune was crowing to the rafters about how Sarkis Ismerlian, the failed developer of Bahamar has won a preliminary point in the courts of New York.  The China Construction Company is resisting a claim against them for fraud in the New York courts and made the point that Ismerlian is bound to go to […]

A Comment By PLP Vice Chair Obie Roberts

COMMENTARY BY OBIE ROBERTS VICE CHAIRMAN PROGRESSIVE LIBERAL PARTY JOBLESS NUMBERS PROOF BAHAMAS MOVING IN THE WRONG DIRECTION 27TH JANUARY 2019 Last week was a particularly bad week for the governing Free National Movement. The member for Centerville and member of the Public Accounts Committee resigned from the committee, citing the ineffectiveness of the committee […]