MINNIS ATTACKS THE LEADER OF THE PLP

(The statement below is the statement issued by the PLP’s Leader Philip Davis as a substitute for the monthly press conference.  It caused quite a lot of consternation in the Minnis camp and he had a statement issued from his office attacking the Leader of the PLP Philip Davis with personal brickbats. The last refuge […]

JOAN SAYWER TELLS MINNIS FIND HIS HEAD

Be warned about Dame Joan Sawyer.  She is no one’s friend politically.  So last week, she went off on the FNM, just as she had on the PLP a few months before and during the election period.  The words on Hubert Minnis are helpful to the progressive cause but PLPS should be warned keep your […]

THE COLLAPSE OF THE MINNIS ADMINSTRATION

Things have gone from bad to worse for the Hubert Minnis administration.  The evidence is there that the country has had it with him and can’t wait for a general election to be called to get rid of him and the group of insensitive incompetents that inhabit around him. He leads them in incompetence. The […]

MINNIS TELLS THE NURSES HE’S TIRED OF COVID

So Dr. Hubert Minnis met with the nurses on 6 August 2020 following their industrial action at the Princess Margaret Hospital because they are not being supplied with the proper protective equipment.  He started off the meeting saying he did not want to talk about Covid.  He had a bad day on  Wednesday evening and […]

Hubert Minnis’ Order Killed The Conch’s At Potter’s, Arawak and Montagu

The decision of the Prime Minister Hubert Minnis to shut down the fish markets at Arawak Cay, Potter’s Cay and Montagu has led to the mass deaths of conchs in the water awaiting sale.  Some 8,000 conchs had been caught and were awaiting sale, when the order came to stop  selling.  Conchs have started dying […]

IT’S MINNIS FAULT THE PANIC IN GRAND BAHAMA

Grand Bahama was sent into panic on Tuesday 21 July 2020 after the Prime Minister announced without notice, the shutting down of the island.  This is really good practice at being a police state. There were long lines at the food stores, gas stations and pharmacies. Stupidity reigns in this Government.  Smooth talking Minister for […]

BRIAN SEYMOUR WRITES PLAYING WITH FIRE

Playing With Fire Below is the last paragraph of a statement posted by myself on my Facebook page, June 8th, under the heading, Vision. If after 1st July 2020 opening of the economy without rigorous protocols in place that will keep the population safe from Covid-19, we will see, by August, a surge in numbers […]

Visiting The Grave Of Sir Henry Despite Bennet Minnis

Last year, the PLP’s Leader Philip Davis led a delegation to Long Island and the   Clarence Town Catholic Cemetery in particular to pay tribute to the late Sir Henry Taylor, founder of the PLP and former MP and former Governor General.  There was a wild man who is a crazy FNM named Bennet Minnis who […]

A NEW LOW EVEN THIS PRIME MINISTER HUBERT MINNIS | 26 June 2020

The FNM Crew “officially: opening the Fishing Hole Road Causeway Bridge in Freeport Friday 26 June 2020 from left Minister Kwasi Thompson,  MP Pakeisha Parker, the Prime Minister, Minister Iram Lewis and Minister Desmond Bannister. The man next to the Prime is a rep of Waugh Construction. So anxious was Prime Minister Hubert Minnis and […]

Minnis Extending His Powers For Another Month

The Prime Minister arrives at the Fishing Hole Road.  Roads were blocked off throughout the intersections in Freeport with police cars and lights flashing to allow the Prime Minister  while in Freeport passage on the already empty roads of Freeport. Even though the public is sick and tired of Hubert Minnis and his emergency powers, […]

Minnis: Mistake Recommending Carolita Bethel To The Court Of Appeal

Carolita Bethel is reportedly about to be appointed to the Court of Appeal. For some this is a relief because she will be off the Supreme Court bench not having to deal with poor Black people at the Supreme Court and the injustices that often flow from her decisions. But worse now if she goes […]

MINNIS AND D’AGUILAR DON’T AGREE

On Tuesday 2 June 2020, the Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar with his team including Director General Joy Jibrilu gathered in a virtual press conference to announce the plan to reopen Bahamian tourism. Quite apart from them not telling us really what the plan is and engaging in an exercise in reporting and self-congratulations, the […]

DR. MINNIS AND THE FNM ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL

The National Address by Dr. Hubert Minis last Monday to the Bahamian people was as idle as it was vacuous. You could see right through it.  He had nothing to say. It was, however, an exercise in grandstanding and political showboating. He is using the crisis to promote himself as a dynamic leader.  Then there […]

MINNIS SAYS NO MORE FOREIGN MASKS BUT IT AIN’T WHAT IT SEEMS

So with a great deal of pride and fanfare, the FNM government put out another order on the Covid 19 matter.  This time on 9 April 2020, they announced that with effect from 10 April 2020, no foreign made non-medical masks could be imported into The Bahamas. Three cheers for Minnis. Here he was fulfilling […]

BENNETT MINNIS THE FNM JACKASS IS AT IT AGAIN

So some Long Islanders made sure that we got a copy of the latest bit of nastiness from the jackass of the century in The Bahamas. This time he was calling the broadcaster Clint Watson names because he tried to do his job  as a journalist on the road post curfew at night last week.  […]