Our branch Chairman in Bimini Hyland Smith is gravely ill. He needs our help. He requires money to help fund his medical expenses. You can help by contributing to the Go Fund Me Account. All who can to donate to the cost of the brain surgery of our brother Hyland Smith of Bimini who is […]
The PLP has sent out expressions of support to Senator Clay Sweeting whose mother Melanie Sweeting had to be airlifted to Nassau from North Eleuthera on 9 September 2020. She is now in the Princess Margaret Hospital.
The Chinese Embassy told the Bahamian public last week that the U S Government has abused its power in the market place by issuing a statement warning Bahamian companies that they will not be able to do business with the U S Embassy if they do business with Chinese companies sanctioned by the U. S. […]
The Leader of The Opposition Philip Davis receives former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed during a courtesy call in Atlanta on Monday 7 September 2020. The leaders discussed matters of mutual interest.
File photo of Vanny Adderley at the PLP Long Island Branch meeting in July 2018 in Simms, Long Island. He is at the back third from the right. File photo of Vandyke Adderley known as Vanny The Princess Margaret Hospital and the Rand Memorial Hospitals have been developing a reputation as killing fields. You go […]
SUMMARY STATEMENT BY SENATOR FRED MITCHELL CHAIRMAN OF THE PROGRESSIVE LIBERAL PARTY FOLLOWING HIS VISIT TO FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA 7 September 2020 PLP Headquarters I want to thank the Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party and many of our benefactors both on this island and across the country for their support of this visit. I […]
So the Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar had a big press conference to say how he was rolling out the new tourism programme with the country to open on 15 October 2020. The problem is if you come to The Bahamas, not only do you have to have a negative Covid test in place but […]
The heroine of Black Tuesday is dead and she was laid out in Gambier House, the PLP’s National Headquarters on Thursday 10 September 2020. She was buried in St Agnes Cemetery on 11 September 2020.
By Mark KevinsonDundas TownAbaco In his political life, he has developed a bit of a reputation as a troublesome fellow, who is always on the wrong side of a cause or right, nipping at the heels of a lost cause, charging at windmills and raging against the wind. By simply behaving and being quiet he […]
Peter Turnquest believes he is from the manor born. It is a Long Island thing. It is a racial thing. In that island those who have dark skin have a real problem being accepted as worth anything. So it was no surprise to anyone that Peter Turnquest when being pressed by the PLP in the […]
So now let’s remember this. Remember when just before the last storm was one thousand miles away, the Prime Minister Hubert Minnis announced that there was going to be an immediate lockdown for 7 days. No one could go anywhere. We were all going to die of Covid 19 if he didn’t do it. There […]
“Manners maketh a man; manners and respect will take you around the world.” A humble child tastes the grace of God.The Honorable Peter Turnquest, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Finance would do well to reflect on these three proverbs. Yesterday in Parliament; Turnquest in an unprovoked attack insulted the Member of Parliament for South […]
Statement by the Hon. Philip Brave Davis QC MP Leader of the OppositionOn his return home after his medical intervention in the US For Immediate Release 11 September 2020 Thank you everyone. Hello everyone. What a time we’re living through. First of all I want to give thanks: to the Almighty Lord who has blessed […]
So Eyewitness News asked the Minister of Health Renward Wells on 9 September 2020 why he didn’t bring the Cuban nurses and doctors into The Bahamas to help with the severe shortage of Bahamian healthcare professionals in the face of the Covid crisis in The Bahamas. The Minister said that the Cubans have a problem […]
The Prime Minister Hubert Minnis, wife and grandson are in Abaco this weekend. The reports are that he joined several ministers of the Government up there. The Prime Minister went to Grand Bahama earlier in the week to make an announcement that counteracted what the PLP Chairman was doing in Grand Bahama the week before. […]