Locking Up A Man For Saying Minnis Gatta Go

The following was posted by the Comedian Wellington Funny ( proper name Wellington Roberts) on his Facebook page following his arrest for leading the demonstration in the photo: Good evening all, yesterday morning while participating in a peaceful protest speaking against the injustices all Bahamians are currently facing. I was ordered to be arrested out […]

Former CG For Atlanta Randy Rolle Congratulates Bahamian Judge In Atlanta | 10th October 2020

Today, I join with the Bethel family, my Atlanta family,  and so many other well wishers in congratulating Miss Sonja Natasha Brown, a proud Grand Bahamian on her recent appointment as a Magistrate in Cobb County, Georgia. Ms. Brown previously served as the Deputy District Attorney. Sonja is the daughter of Mrs.  Valencia Bethel, and […]

PROFESSOR GILBERT MORRIS ON THE ART OF AMOS FERGUSON | 8 October 2020

( Amos Ferguson, a Bahamian intuitive artist, according to the National Art Gallery “ Amos Ferguson was born in 1920 in Exuma. He received his primary school education at Roker’s Point School in Exuma.  Ferguson came to Nassau in 1937 to learn a trade. He dabbled in various enterprises such as upholstery and furniture finishing. […]

PLP’S POLICY ON ATLANTIS WORKERS

The following statement was issued by the PLP on the dispute with Atlantis Workers: Statement From Senator Fred Mitchell Opposition Spokesman on LabourOn Redundancy Pay For Atlantis WorkersFor Immediate Release 7 October 2020 The PLP supports the just demands of the Atlantis workers for their redundancy pay. The PLP left in place a law to […]

THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION’S PRESS CONFERENCE | 6 October 2020

Leader of the Opposition, Philip Brave Davis Press Conference Tuesday, October 6, 2020 Action Plan for COVID-19 INTRODUCTION Welcome to all of you. I thank you for joining me this afternoon. THE SHADOW CABINET Before we start, I wish to advise that with the addition of Mr. Vaughn Miller to our parliamentary caucus, the new […]

Carlton Wright Marries former Miss Bahamas and Widow Sharon Ferguson | 10 October 2020

Former Ambassador Carlton Wright was married in a private ceremony to former beauty queen and widow of architect Eldin Ferguson Sharon Ferguson. Mr. Wright is a widower and was first married to the late Audrey Wight, the well-known music teacher and conductor.

PLP LEADER SHUFFLES THE SHADOW CABINET

7 October 2020 THE SHADOW CABINET From The Leader Of The Opposition: I wish to advise that with the addition of Mr. Vaughn Miller to our parliamentary caucus, the new Shadow Cabinet is as follows: The Hon. Philip Davis MP: Prime Minister’s portfolio, Urban Development, Bahamas Power and Light, Bahamasair and the Ministry of Works. […]

The FNM Must Set The Date For Local Government Elections

The local government elections in The Bahamas were set for June. The government pleading the Covid emergency cancelled them and set them down again for September. September has now passed and we still do not know when the elections are being held. Many of the councils and the spending authorities are controlled by FNM councilors.  […]