PREACHERS IN REVOLT IN GRAND BAHAMA OVER THE LOCKDOWN

Rev Cedric Beckles, not normally a supporter of the progressive cause, and a pastor of Life Community Church in Grand Bahama, said in a seven minute and fifty eight second voice note that he had had enough with the Government telling the church that they cannot have services.  He invited his congregation to join him […]

GRAND BAHAMA AFRAID OF ANOTHER ISLAND WIDE LOCKDOWN

Panic stations in Grand Bahama with reports that there are three new cases of Covid 19, none of them travel related. This means that there is community spread. Two of the people work in the courts and have symptoms.  Others in whom they have come into contact have  been put in self isolation.  There is […]

LIFE VS LIVELIHOOD… LOCKDOWN VS OPENING THE ECONOMY

Things are bad. This was the scene on Monday 20 April 2020 outside the headquarters of the Bahamas Hotel Catering and Allied Workers Union as they  called their people to collect food vouchers as result of the layoffs of thousands of workers in the Covid 19 pandemic.