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U S Ambassador Designate Promises To Fight China In The Bahamas

William Douglas, the grandson of the founder of now defunct Pan American airways, Juan Trippe, and a frequent visitor and donor to causes in Eleuthera appeared before the U S Senate  on 6 August 2020.  He was there to say what he would do as U S Ambassador.  This time it appears that unlike the […]

THE FIGHT BETWEEN THE TWO FNM DOCTORS

The political community is amused because it is clear that the Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands and the Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis are not getting along. The political community was awash with back chat about how the Prime Minister Dr. Minnis ordered the Public Hospital Authority to to take any instructions from Dr, […]

U S Says It’s Helping Us Fight Corruption. We Have Questions For Them

(Editor’s Note:  We are very concerned about the tone and tenor of the US and their intervention in this release.  It appears that the U S government has confirmed by this intervention what people have thought all along that they are lock step and barrel in the thrall of the FNM and its propaganda and […]

THE FIGHT TO SAVE THE BONEFISH

Confusion is said to rein in The Bahamas about the fly fishing regulations.  The press reports that the Cabinet is split on what to do.  The Tourism Minister has gone and promised the foreign tourist interests that he will have the regs suspended. The Minister for Fisheries supports the regulations. This protects the private second […]

Walt Saunders Backs Out Of Inagua Fight

There was a set of announcements last week that Walt Saunders who was to be the FNM’s standard bearer in the next general election in Mical was withdrawing from the race because of sickness.  He was a bright and shining star but burned out in the firmament before he could shed any light.   He claims […]

THE FIGHT FOR EQUAL RIGHTS FOR WOMEN

From left former Senator Heather Hunt, Senator Allyson Gibson, Senator Sharon Wilson, former Senator Lynn Holowesko,  Minister of Financial Services Hope Strachan,  Minister of Transport Glenys Hanna Martin,  former Senator Cheryl Buzzard, Minister of Social Services Melanie Griffin and Senator Robyn Lynes. The “Yes” vote was launched on Sunday last by the Prime Minister Perry Christie.  The vote is […]

KELLY BURROWS TALKS ABOUT HIS FIGHT WITH CANCER

June 19.2015 In the seasons of life i have had more than my share of summers. A long run of sunny days and adventures night filled with lucky stars, uninterrupted by great personal calamity, rewarding in ways i could not have imagined in those formative years growing up in nassau. That was never clearer than […]