WHAT ARE DUANE SANDS AND BRENT SYMONETTE UP TO?

Dr. Duane Sands and Brent Symonette are two former Ministers of the FNM Cabinet, headed by Dr. Hubert Minnis. Dr. Minnis has been the subject of their criticism over the past two occasions that the House met.  They were aligned against him  before the 2017 general election when he was fighting for the leadership of […]

DUANE SANDS CAN’T HAVE HIS CAKE AND EAT IT TOO

Even The Tribune is getting  brave in its latter years. Dr. Duane Sands really thought he was saying something when he challenged the record of what happened with the souls who went missing after Hurricane Dorian last year in September in Abaco. You will remember and we publish it below this week, that Frankie Campbell, […]

DUANE SANDS GOES BACK TO WORK REAL WORK

The House of Assembly approved a resolution which would permit Dr. Duane Sands, the now former Minister of Health to return to work as a mender of hearts. The former Minister has now returned to work as a heart surgeon in the Princess Margaret Hospital and charging beaucoup bucks.  The constitution says that he as […]

Betsy Dingman Dragged Into The Controversy Over Duane Sands

People who are her friends can’t understand why Betsy Dingman, the widow of the Billionaire Mike Dingman, got herself caught up in the public controversy about the entry of some non-nationals in The Bahamas under the aegis of Dr. Duane Sands, the now disgraced Minister of Health who was forced out of office last week. […]

LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION CALLS FOR DUANE SANDS TO GO

At a press conference in Nassau Village, the Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis called for the resignation or dismissal of Dr. Duane Sands as Minister of Health for allowing in two American residents to this country without the proper authorization and putting the country at risk for spreading Covid 19 and also for causing […]

CRISIS IN HEATLH CARE: DUANE SANDS MUST GO

In any other civilized country, Duane Sands would have been sacked by now if he did not have the decency to resign.  He should not be the Minister of Health or  in the Cabinet, having regard to his conduct, judicially condemned in the Frank Smith case.  But he is still there trying to redeem himself […]

THE NURSES ON STRIKE…DUANE SANDS TONE DEAF

  According to the Nurses Union and their President Amanchia Williams, the issue is not money.  The issue is whether the Public Hospitals Authority can unilaterally impose shift changes.  The PHA says yes and the union says no. There appears to be an argument over what the law says.  The Nurses have staged walkouts in […]

DR. SANDS SHAMES HIMSELF ON THE WITNESS STAND

From The Office Of The Chairman Of The Progressive Liberal Party On The Silence Over Duane Sands Conduct As A Minister For Immediate Release 11 September 2018 The Minister of Health Duane Sands cannot be allowed to continue in office. Last night Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis at a public meeting in Yamacraw called […]

ALLYSON MAYNARD GIBSON Q C ON BASIL SANDS

The Editor Nassau, The Bahamas   19 July 2018   Dear Editor,   Illustrious Basil Sands loved God. He was devoted to his God and his Anglican Church, while respecting the many ways in which people express their spirituality. During the Episcopacy of Bishops Eldon and Gomez, Mr. Sands, the Treasurer of the Diocese, who […]

MITCHELL ON CORNED BEEF AND DR. SANDS

From The Office Of The Chairman Of The Progressive Liberal Party Responding to the Communication of Dr Duane Sands in the House 11 April on corned beef For Immediate Release 12 April 2018 On Sunday 8 April, I released on behalf of the PLP a statement in which I questioned the efficacy of the FNM […]

Minnis Crippled…Announces Sands As New Senator

(Rollins now setting policy in the FNM) The FNM and its Leader have now become the laughing stock of the country.  The latest was the leak of the letter by Dr. Andre Rollins, who just reached in the FNM, telling Dr. Minnis that he must fire Kwasi Thompson as a Senator and appoint Dr. Duane […]

DR DUANE SANDS FORGETS THAT IT’S THE FNM THAT SHOWS CORRUPTION

Our collective mouths dropped last evening when the FNM news channel 12 showed an interview with Dr. Duane Sands, viagra the thrice defeated FNM candidate for Elizabeth, mouthing off about alleged corruption in the PLP. He forgot that there is no known case of PLP corruption. In the past 18 months however we have one […]

Duane Sands Says He Is Running For Deputy Leader

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