Olympic Association Chief Says FNM Government Fails On Sports Doping

Romell Knowles, Chief of the Bahamas Olympic Association, released this letter warning the Government on the failure of its actions on sports doping: Dear Hon. Minister L. Rolle Dear Hon. P.S. E. Poitier Re:  BADC Doping Code 2021 I am advised that the Bahamas may not be compliant by adopting the BADC new anti doping […]

Adrian Gibson Water & Sewerage Chair Condemned

From The Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party: 15 October 2020 The Cabinet of The Bahamas made a policy decision to suspend water disconnection exercises by the Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) in the wake of the COVID-19 so the request by the executive chairman of WSC to recommence disconnection exercises has to be seen […]

PLP Chairman Tells Michael Foulkes MP Look In The Mirror

EDITOR, I am responding to the letter published by the Tribune on 15th October, 2020 by Michael Foulkes M.P. which grossly misrepresents the words of the leader of the Progressive Liberal Party. The member for Golden Gates, Michael Foulkes, has some nerves to characterize the comments of the leader of the PLP, Hon. Philip Brave […]

The Foreign Ministry On Bahamians Travelling Abroad Bring Enough Cash

So the Bahamas Foreign Ministry has finally found its voice to give advice to Bahamian travelers abroad.  The message was not very nice but it was clear: “ don’t call us, we can do nothing to help you”.  As a result of the Covid pandemic, it appears that a higher than usual number of requests […]

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 […]

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.

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.  […]

Fox Hill Community Centre Board Defends The Centre

2 October 2020 Dear Editor,  The Board of the Fox Hill Community Centre hereby confirms that it is the entity responsible for the management and maintenance of the Fox Hill Community Centre. Under agreement with various governmental and community groups, the Fox Hill Community Centre is utilized almost daily, current circumstances notwithstanding, for various purposes […]