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THE CHAIRMAN OF THE AIRPORT AUTHORITY TO RESIGN?

The reports are circulating that J M Pinder, the former Member of Parliament, who is now the Chair of the Airport Authority that owns all the airports in The Bahamas is to resign.  It is said that things came to ahead following a meeting in the Prime Minister’s office when he made certain complaints about […]

PLP’S CHAIR RESPONDS TO PM ON ATTACK ON PLP LEADER

For Immediate Release 16 September 2020 The PLP calls on the Prime Minister to clarify his deceitful, divisive and contradictory statement in the House this morning directed at the Leader of the Opposition who sits at home in quarantine by reason of the Covid rules. The Prime Minister has a bloody nerve. The Prime Minister […]

FNM POLITICAL EXTORTIONISTS CONTINUE THEIR WORK

Now that the general election is almost certainly within the next 12 months if not sooner, the extortionists are as busy as ever. There is one who calls himself the Watchman.  This week we added him officially to the FNM’s Nanny Brigade, people who work for the FNM and seek to pretend that they are […]

CONSTITUENCIES COMMISSION APPOINTED

The Leader of The Opposition Philip Davis has forced a reluctant Prime Minister to appoint the Constituencies Commission under Article 70 of the Constitution.  The Commission is responsible for delimiting the boundaries of the constituencies every five years. The Prime Minister announced in advance that he is not going to change any boundaries. The Opposition […]

Saxon Says Shame For Not Allowing Junkanoo For Dr. Thompson

A call for civil disobedience From time to time…The student of history….is challenge to oppose unjust rules and laws. We are not called upon to challenge these events….in the courts of law…but in our own way. The passing of Dr Philip Slimy Thompson….and the restrictions  surrounding a hero’s funeral and burial….is one of those events…that […]

New Five Dollar Bill | 17 September 2020

The Central Bank of The Bahamas is pleased to release its new $5 banknote on September 23, 2020, the seventh instalment in its CRISP Evolution family of banknotes. Consistent with its mandate to provide safe and secure banknotes, the Central Bank continues to combine modern design perspectives with innovative security features to create culturally relevant […]

DUANE SANDS SAYS HE AIN’T VOTING FOR NO EXTENSION

The die is cast.  He has crossed the Rubicon.  Any of those expressions you want to use but it looks like Dr. Duane Sands has separated himself from the competent authority, the Prime Minister.  In an interview last week with the Our News and also reported in the Nassau Guardian, Dr Sands said that he, […]

New Members Of The FNM’s Nanny Brigade

We named Xavier Knowles, Peter Outten and FNM Chairman Carl Culmer as the members of the FNM’s Nanny Brigade.  These are the specialists who align themselves with the FNM who  spend their time trying to sully the reputation of their political opponents in the PLP.  Join to them the Nation’s Watchman, a nit wit named […]