THE LEADER’S PRESS CONFERENCE

In this month’s press conference by the Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party Philip Davis, the major thrust was that of education.  In wishing the Bahamian people a happy independence day, Mr. Davis decried the savage cuts in the budget of the University of The Bahamas which he says will threaten the very survival of […]

Leader’s Press Conference Wednesday 3 June 2020 Gambier House in the Lynden Pindling Centre

Leader supports the Black Lives Matter Movement in the United States Good Morning Ladies and Gentlemen, members of the Press, and those joining us via Social Media. I want to recognize the recent loss of two nation-builders and trailblazers who were giants in their respective fields – the late Patrick Bethel, an educator, author and a gentleman and Paul Eric Hanna, a […]

ALL OF A SUDDEN THE PRESS IS CONCERNED ABOUT BALANCE

The Nassau Guardian ran an editorial 1 April 2020, April Fool’s day, in which it said there was a need for balance.  The editorial went on to say in the face of the order by the Government to allow insurance premiums due, to be excused as a result of the emergency period, that this was […]

The Media Is Quiet As A Church Mouse…The Press Club Says Nothing

The Bahamas Government has threatened the press with a jail sentence if they publish  something which the Government feels is untrue and incites the public.  Not a word from the free press of The Bahamas.  Of course, they are all in it together.  No division between the press and the FNM. So they are silent […]

THE BRAVE DAVIS PRESS CONFERENCE WHAT HE REALLY SAID | Press Conference 3 March 2020

CRIME Despite the protestations by the Minister of National Security, there is no question that the spate of criminal activities, particularly here in New Providence is unabated.  Our citizens have a right to be concerned. Daily, there are reports of Armed Robberies, home invasions, rapes, some of which are happening in broad daylight. The murder […]

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 […]

LEADER OF PLP’S PRESS CONFERENCE Tuesday 11 December 2018 Gambier House

STATEMENT BY LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION THE HON. PHILIP BRAVE DAVIS MP, QC MONTHLY PRESS CONFERENCE PLP HEADQUARTERS TUESDAY, 11TH DECEMBER 2018   INTRODUCTION A pleasant good morning to all. Thank you media, supporters, those tuning in via the internet and a special hello to the great and resilient people of Cat Island, Rum Cay […]

Leader’s Press Continued

PLP CONVENTION   In the face of gratuitous criticism, the uncompromising and necessary work to effect internal reform and the deepening of our democracy continue as we prepare for governance. Our recent special one-day Constitutional Convention demonstrates that our organization understands the critical need for self-examination as we strengthen our democratic processes. Its qualified success […]

THE LEADER’S PRESS CONFERENCE

7 August 2018 Philip “Brave” Davis, Q.C., M.P. Leader of the Opposition Opening Remarks at Monthly Press Conference Tuesday, 7th August 2018     Good Morning Members of the Press as well as party supporters. Thank you for coming! I want to begin by reminding each of you to continue to keep the Hon.  Melanie […]

The Leader of The PLP At His Monthly Press Conference

STATEMENT BY THE LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION HON. PHILIP “BRAVE” DAVIS MONTHLY PRESS CONFERENCE: the 2018/2019 BUDGET FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TUESDAY, 5TH JUNE 2018 Good morning media and supporters and thank you all for coming. I begin by again acknowledging the Labour Day tragedy. This has been a bloody holiday weekend indeed, with four dead […]

The Leader’s Press Conference

The Leader of The Opposition Philip Davis at Gambier House at the press conference 3 April addressing a range of issues including immigration, the allegations made by the U S about the PLP, BAMSI, the dismissal of Reece Chipman MP , the Bank of The Bahamas. From left Host Terrance Bethel, Senator Fred Mitchell, Leader […]

THE PRESS CONFERENCE OF THE OPPOSITION LEADER

Philip Davis MP, Leader of the Opposition held his monthly press conference on Tuesday 6th March at Gambier House, the PLP’s Headquarters.  He spoke about the Government’s decision to sign a Heads of Agreement with Oban to bunker oil in The Bahamas. He said that the PLP would not do business with Oban and their […]

OPENING REMARKS BY THE HON. PHILLIP “BRAVE “ DAVIS AT THE MONTHLY PRESS CONFERENCE

OPENING REMARKS BY THE HON. PHILLIP “BRAVE “ DAVIS AT THE MONTHLY PRESS CONFERENCE WITH MEMBERS OF THE LOCAL MEDIA ON 6TH MARCH, 2018 AT THE LYNDEN PINDLING CENTRE, FARRINGTON RD, NASSAU, BAHAMAS (Check Against Delivery) Good morning, Ladies and Gentlemen of the Press. Good morning to my Parliamentary team and Party Officials I thank […]

“A RESPONSIBLE PRESS” KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY MOST HON. P. J. PATTERSON

“A RESPONSIBLE PRESS” KEYNOTE ADDRESS BY MOST HON. P. J. PATTERSON, ON, OCC,PC,QC AT 2ND ANNUAL BAHAMAS PRESS CLUB AWARDS BANQUET BRITISH COLONIAL HILTON NASSAU, BAHAMAS SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 2016 -.-.-.-..- SALUTATIONS AND ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Always a pleasure to be in The Commonwealth of The Bahamas. Your kind invitation gives me good reason to be here. […]

PRESS CLUB HEARS ABOUT NATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PLAN

NASSAU, Bahamas, January 7, 2016 (BIS) — Legislating national development planning is viewed as the first step in correcting the deep social issues that challenge Bahamians daily in achieving progress. Dr. Nicola Virgill-Rolle, Director of Economic Development and Planning of the National Development and Planning Unit in the Office of The Prime Minister, presented to […]

THE HURRICANE RELIEF PRESS Conference

Prime Minister Perry Christie announced on Wednesday 14th October that he had taken personal charge of the hurricane relief effort but had put in place a highly trained and experienced technical officer to help organize the effort.  With that former Director of Works Melanie Roach became the czar for hurricane  relief.  The Prime Minister made […]

Elcott Coleby Says The Press Has It Wrong On Moss, Rollins And The PLP

Dear Editor When is ninety-three percent a failing grade? I ask this question because evidently, the critics of the Prime Minister are aggressively seeking to convince the Bahamian public that ninety-three percent is a failing grade.   Ever since the Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie became leader of his party, he began […]