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NATIONAL INSURANCE POSTPONES THE DATE FOR VERIFYING

It was obvious to even the uninitiated that the deadline for National Insurance pensioners to verify their identities had to be postponed.  It caused panic in the population and long lines at NIB offices: the demand to go on line, download a form and then turn up to National Insurance with the form duly notarized. […]

THE STUPIDTY OF THE OIL DRILLING OPPONENTS

The Progressive Liberal Party’s Shadow Attorney General issued the following statement after the news that despite the promise of the Government to resist the trifling application of Fred Smith QC, the Government has now conceded that the action can proceed without the demand for security for costs: 15 January 2021 The government’s decision to forgo […]

PLP RESPONDS TO U S DEMANDS ON COVID ENTRY | 14th JANUARY 2021

Shadow Health Minister Dr. Michael Darville  The following statement was issued by the PLP’s Covid 19 Task Force in answer to the announcement that the Centre For Disease control in the United States has mandated a Covid 19 PCR negative test to enter the United States: Once again, this FNM Government finds itself in another […]

THE TESTING REGIME OF THE FNM ON COVID COLLAPSES

PLP ISSUES STATEMENT ON 20K MISSING THE TEST 13th JANUARY 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The following statement was issued by Dr. Michael Darville and Dr. Melissa Evans, Co-chairs of the PLP Covid 19 Task Force : The PLP’s Covid-19 Task Force is deeply alarmed by the negligence and indifference displayed by the Minister of Health […]

HUBERT MINNIS AND CARL CULMER SAY NO EARLY ELECTION

Last week both the Prime Minister Hubert Minnis and the Chairman of the Free National Movement felt the need to answer Senator Fred Mitchell who claimed in the press a week before that the signs were clear that the Prime Minister intends to call an early election. They both claimed with their eyes wide open […]

The State Of The Woodlawn Cemetery | 16 January 2021

The owners of the Woodlawn Cemetery in Nassau have to be called into account for the state of the graveyard compared to  the price that people are being paid and the level of service which families get in the graveyard.  On Saturday 16 January 2021, the state of the graveyard seemed like much is desired. […]

THE PLP CELEBRATING MAJORITY RULE DAY – 54 years

The Progressive Liberal Party’s leader Philip Davis met around the Pindling Mausoleum at St Agnes Grave Yard to mark the 54th anniversary of the first  government  of people of African descent.  On that day Sir Lynden Pindling led the men of the PLP into government. The first time in 319 years after the first European […]

LEADER OF THE PLP RESPONDS TO PM’S NATIONAL ADDRESS | 13 January 2021

The following statement was issued by the Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis in response to the Prime  Minister Hubert Minnis’ National Address. In the address, the Prime Minister boasted about relief to the employed and food to the poor.  He seemed to think that was a good report . having presided over a  wrecked […]

WHERE IS THE JUSTICE FROM THE BAHAMAS JUDICIARY?

A Chief Justice Sir Brian Moree noted for pomp, pageantry and technology but where is the mention of justice. BIS photo. All during that last year, there was  a  state of public emergency declared by the Free National Movement administration. The emergency was declared on 17 March by the Governor General at the behest of […]

PLP ON VIOLENCE IN WASHINGTON D C

The following statement was issued by Senator Fred Mitchell, Opposition spokesman on Foreign Affairs in The Bahamas: For Immediate  Release  7 January 2021 The Progressive Liberal Party calls on the Government of The Bahamas to condemn the violence in the United States by partisans of the sitting President of the United States Donald J. Trump. […]