LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION CONGRATULATES BUDDY HEILD ON WINNING THE 2020 THREE POINT CONTEST AT THE ALL STAR GAMES

It was a pleasure to watch our very own son of the soil, Buddy Heild achieve another great Milestone. Buddy is an example to every young Boy and Girl in The Bahamas of what one can achieve when we set our mind to it, no matter where you are from. Buddy coming from the little […]

ARMED GUARDS AT WATER AND SEWERAGE

The Progressive Liberal Party issued the following statement in support of the workers of the Water and Sewerage Corporation who exercised their right to strike in a dispute over the failure of the Corporation to pay over time.  The Corporation immediately acted to bring in the Royal Bahamas Defence Force rather than seek to solve […]

THE FAIRY TALE LAW SUIT ON NYGARD AND THE PLP

The same nefarious assortment of characters and crooks who were behind the Save The Bays campaign against the PLP are at it again.  This time they have gone to a high priced law firm, supposedly gotten some people who were underaged at the time and swore that they were trafficked by Peter Nygaard. For good […]

THE YOUNG LIBERALS ANSWER CARLYLE BETHEL TORCHBEARERS

Brave Davis, the Leader of the PLP, must have hit a nerve when he told the Prime Minister to get rid of Adrian Gibson whom he described as a child from running the Water and Sewerage Corporation. Mr. Gibson has been running the Corporation into the ground, like a little child with a plaything and […]

THE VISIT TO GRAND BAHAMA BY PLP LEADER

A group of Grand Bahama businesses asked to see the Leader of the Opposition as the debate began in the Parliament for the on the supplementary budget where the Minister of Finance is seeking to get borrowing authority for 587 million more dollars.  The FNM says it is for hurricane relief but conveniently tucked in […]

THE RALLY IN THE MIDTERM | 10 February 2020 |Columbus Primary School Grounds

PLPs gathered in their masses joined by the Leader of the Party Philip Davis to tell the truth about the FNM and their inability to govern.  The rally was held at the Columbus Primary School grounds on Monday 10th February 2020. People came from across the islands.  The rally in pictures

PROGRESSIVE LIBERALS STATEMENT ON ADRIAN GIBSON | 15 February 2020

Response to Carlyle Bethel…Attack on Brave Davis about young Bahamians Clearly that Lying Virus has now spread throughout the entire FNM with is latest victim being its Torchbearer chairman. Philip Brave Davis is a leader that believes in the progression and advancement of All young Bahamians…Let’s take a walk down FACTS Lane The Leader has […]

THE NUNCIO (THE POPE’S MAN) COMES CALLING

6 February 2020 Apostolic Nuncio His Excellency Fortunatus Nwachukwu, Titular Archbishop of Aquaviva paid a courtesy call on the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon. Philip Brave Davis QC MP, at the Office of the Leader of the Opposition in downtown Nassau on Thursday, 6th February 2020. Mr. Davis is pictured presenting his Excellency with […]

IMF ISSUES FNM PROPAGANDA REPORT

What are the facts on the Government’s budget process?  What is the state of the Bahamian economy?  If your read the propaganda piece which the International Monetary Fund put out last week following a  staff visit to the country, you would think that everything in hunky dory.  According to them, there is going to be […]

LEADER’S PRESS CONFERENCE: WILL THERE BE BASKETBALL NATIONALS THIS YEAR?

Leader Of the PLP Philip Davis held his monthly press conference at the PLP;s Headquarter at Lynden Pindling Centre on Tuesday.  He called the country’s attention to the fact that the National Basketball Championships for high school seniors in The Bahamas may not happen because the referees for last year’s games have not been paid […]

BRAVE’S TEN GUIDING PRINCIPLES

Speaking at the National Progressive Institute Forum on Tuesday 4 February 2020, Leader of the PLP Philip Davis outlined these principles, that will undergird the policies of the PLP in office: I wish to share at least ten guiding principles that will undergird the programs, policies and strategic plan of the next PLP government of […]

THE COLLAPSE OF GRAND BAHAMA

The Bahamas Government is about to enter into another costly deal and allow the Grand Bahama Port Authority and Hutchinson Whampoa to renege on their obligations to the people of The Bahamas and Grand Bahama in particular.  It was bad news all around.  Layoffs predicted at Polymers, the industrial company still suffering after storm damage. […]

TOURISM MINISTER’S SELF CONGRATULATIONS

The Progressive Liberal Party sent out this press statement about the Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar who is on a round of promotions to say what a good job he has been doing as Minister of Tourism: 29 January 2020 The PLP takes note of the Minister of Tourism and Aviation Dionisio D’Aguilar and his […]

BAHAMASAIR SOLVES ITS PROBLEMS WITH THE U.S.

Bahamasair, the national flag carrier, announced on Friday 31st January 2020, that the crisis over the lack of tracking software in its old 737 jets is over.  The jets have all been fitted with the necessary software. In the mean time though, they fired Prince Storr, their Director of Maintenance, even though they lied to […]

THE FINAL FAREWELL FROM FOREIGN OFFICER IN BRUSSELLS

Editor’s note: After serving in Brussels in his first posting overseas as a Foreign Service Officer, Antonio Butler (far right of the photo) has been recalled. There were farewell parties galore including one by the office that is booting him back home.  A diplomat to the end. Here is what he said to the church […]

NO FIVE G

 While every other country in the region and hemisphere is talking and transitioning to five g communications, The Bahamas is lagging along in silence. The dominant player in the market is BTC and they have an obligation to begin planning and investing in 5 G.  The regulator URCA has a responsibility to get them going […]

THE FENCE AROUND THE POOL IN FOX HILL

There is no question about who is the lousiest representative in the House of Assembly today. That is the MP for Fox Hill Shonel Ferguson. She is lazy and politically deceptive. Just doesn’t do her work..  It seems she has an inflated and mistaken idea about what a representative is but she simply cannot deliver. […]

LEADER OF THE PLP IN GRAND BAHAMA | 24 January 2020

The following statement was delivered by the Leader of the Opposition at his press conference in Freeport, Grand Bahama after his site visit to the east end of the island: STATEMENT BY THE HON PHILIP BRAVE DAVIS QC MP Leader of the Opposition At Freeport Press Conference For Immediate Release 24 January 2020 Today I […]

THE FOX HILL MP CAN’T KEEP THE POOL BLUE

Two months ago, she [Shonell Ferguson] presided over a ceremony the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding which was supposed to provide money from the Government for the building and its environs. This came after the InterAmerican Bank threatened to withdraw the money for the Citizen Security programme if they did not get the Fox hill Community programme up and running.

THE PLP RESPONDS ON DONOR CONFERENCE

The following statement was issued by Chester Cooper, the MP for Exuma and Ragged Island and the Shadow Minister of Finance: Statement by Chester Cooper, PLP Deputy Leader, Exuma and Ragged Island MP Government must clarify post-Dorian public private partnerships offer For Immediate Release January 15, 2020 Having squandered tremendous goodwill, the government appears so […]