Kudos To Columnist Kelly Burrows From The Master Motivator

Today, we pause to honor and celebrate a simply outstanding Bahamian Hotelier, Kelly Burrows, in our “Profiles in Excellence Series” . Kelly as he is affectionately called, is from the old school where commitment, integrity, and hard work was the Hallmark. I first met Kelly at the Princess Hotel & Casino in Freeport where he […]

Senator Fred Mitchell: The Prime Minister Is The Incompetent Authority

We call him mockingly Minnis Rex or Minnis Imperator. However, the law calls him the competent authority buy by his actions he is now known as the Incompetent Authority. Senator Fred Mitchel spoke but it int is voice note and said that the emperor has no clothes.

Adrian Gibson is Mr. Gibson MP, Not “ The Hon.”

Calling People Honourable Who Are Not Honourable. There was a press release put out the other day by Adrian Gibson about a fire that broke out on a ship off Long Island.  He described himself on his official stationery as “ The Hon.”.  Now unless he has gotten a promotion to the Cabinet, or he […]

Fred Mitchell Speaks In The Senate

Senator Fred Mitchell speaks in the Senate opposing the extension of the Public Health Emergency to 31st May 2020. The Opposition sought an amendment to 11 May 2020. Asks how could the Government allow the Speaker to throw the Leader of the Opposition out of the House on the 55th anniversary of Black Tuesday. 27 […]

Sharine Johnson Poitier PLP Council Member Calls Out The Speaker

The appalling and dishonourable conduct of the Speaker of the House on 27th April, 2020. I write to address the conduct of the Speaker of the Honourable House of Assembly, Hon. Halston Moultrie.  He is certainly the worst speaker in the history of our beloved nation and has brought the Office of the Speaker to […]

The PLP In Nassau Village Denouncing Speaker Halson Moultrie The Dumbo 1 May 2020

The Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis led a press conference to denounce the Speaker of the House Halson Moultrie putting an old fashioned hand pump in a public space in his Nassau Village Constituency without getting the permission of the Water and Sewerage Corporation and without acknowledging the fact that the Water and Sewerage […]

Local Government In A Mess

Local Government elections in the Family Islands are scheduled to take place this month but clearly cannot.  The Government has not yet made the necessary steps in law to postpone the elections.  This is a lawless administration. The Government has asked all local government authorities to send all money not expended back to the Treasury. […]

FNM TERENCE GAPE STILL ARGUES FOR FREEPORT (EVEN THOUGH THE FNM MESSED UP THE CITY)

Dear Editor, Before the Corona Virus Pandemic we had a 2-year window for construction and completion of the 4 major Projects in Grand Bahama which would have given us Jobs, Jobs and Jobs, and the revival and establishment of a dynamic Grand Bahama economy. Since COVID-19 the landscape has changed: the Cruise Lines and their […]

TWO FOREIGN RESIDENTS BUY THEIR WAY BACK INTO NASSAU

So the cocktail circuit in Lyford Cay must have been really busy this past week with the chat that two of their residents had managed to buy their way back into The Bahamas despite the ban on incoming travel for visitors and Bahamian citizens alike.  While Hubert Minnis, the Prime Minister has valiantly withstood the […]

LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION CALLS FOR DUANE SANDS TO GO

At a press conference in Nassau Village, the Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis called for the resignation or dismissal of Dr. Duane Sands as Minister of Health for allowing in two American residents to this country without the proper authorization and putting the country at risk for spreading Covid 19 and also for causing […]

Stopping The Banks From Sending Back Profits

The Central Bank of The Bahamas to the chagrin of many business people announced last week that it will stop allowing for the foreseeable future the repatriation of profits from local banks owned by foreign companies to their home countries.  This is a measure to protect the dwindling foreign currency reserves while the pandemic Covid […]

LETTER TO THE EDITOR BY IVOINE INGRAHAM ABOUT THE SPEAKER’S CONDUCT

EDITOR, The Tribune. The Bahamas and indeed the world watched in horror while the inept speaker of the House of Assembly of the Bahamas, Halston Moultrie scuttled what we know to be the Halls of Parliament, where laws are made in the best interest of all Bahamians. Yesterday, the awkward behaviour of Moultrie politically assassinating […]

THE SPEAKER PUTS CONSTITUENT’S LIVES AT RISK

Dumbo Halson Moultrie, the Speaker of the House of Assembly, sent a video around showing that he was installing hand water pumps from back in the stone ages in his  Nassau Village Constituency. The idiot didn’t realize that the Water and Sewerage Corporation has to give you permission to do that and the Corporation has […]

POLICE PROMOTIONS CONTROVERSY: ALLEGATIONS OF CORRUPTION

Assistant Superintendent Deborah Thompson who helped to fabricate the government’s case against former PLP Minister Shane Gibson was promoted to the rank of Superintendent in the promotions announced on 28th April 2020 by Commissioner of Police Paul Rolle. The Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis at his press conference said he was appalled at the […]

Andrew Allen Tells PLPs Don’t Adopt The FNM’s Narrative

Dear Editor, It is sad when intelligent PLPs like Alfred Sears and Khaalis Rolle find themselves seemingly singing from the FNM’s dreadful hymn book on fiscal and investment policy – a chorus that has brought this country untold harm. While any sensible observer must agree with Rolle that the COVID-19 crisis underlines the need for […]

PLP Announce Its Plan For Water While Looking At The Speaker’s Pump

In 2015, the Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis was then the Minister responsible for the Water and Sewerage Corporation.  He received a report from the Corporation in that year that said that the water table in New Providence was contaminated and that people should stop sinking wells and drinking the water lest there be […]

THE POLICE SERVICE COMMISSION WAS NOT VALID

Methodist Minister Rev Michael Stubbs, Chair of the Police Service Commission The recent promotions by the Senior Ranks of the police were done after consultation with the Police Service Commission.  This is a body established by the Constitution to review police promotions at the Senior Ranks. The Commission was supposedly appointed 1 July 2019 and […]