Our columnist Kelly Burrows was not happy at all about the treatment received at a private health care facility in Grand Bahama | 17 June 2020

Our columnist Keely Burrows was not happy at all about the treatment received at a private health care facility in Freeport, Grand Bahama.  Here is what he writes after his visit there: After pondering an experience I went through this morning, I feel the need to share how I was physically attacked by a psychopathic […]

PLP’S RANDAL FAWKES LABOUR DAY SERVICE IN PICTURES 4 June 2020 Lakeview Memorial Cemetery

The PLP At Lakeview Memorial Cemetery to mark the 20th anniversary of the passing of Sir Randal Fawkes. Present were Leader Philip Davis, Chairman Fred Mitchell, Deputy Leader Chester Cooper and Secretary General Barbara Cartwright. The Fawkes Family was represented by his daughter Rosalie, sons Francis and David. The services were joined by Bernard Evans, […]

THE POLICE SERVICE COMMISSION WAS NOT VALID

Methodist Minister Rev Michael Stubbs, Chair of the Police Service Commission The recent promotions by the Senior Ranks of the police were done after consultation with the Police Service Commission.  This is a body established by the Constitution to review police promotions at the Senior Ranks. The Commission was supposedly appointed 1 July 2019 and […]

BAD SERVICE IN THE BAHAMAS AT AIRPORTS AND ON AIRLINES

The traveller’s in The Bahamas are not well served by the airlines that fly them around, nor by the regulator that is to be looking after their safety.  Flights on each of the airlines are late routinely.  They keep passengers waiting without explanation and there is no explanation at all for late departures. What folks […]

MITCHELL ON THE PUBLIC SERVICE

From The Office Of The Chairman Of The PLP (And Opposition Spokesman on The Public Service) On Public Service Minister’s Attack On The PLP’s Record For Immediate Release 6 December 2018 In an attempt to cover up the bumbling indelicate words of the Secretary of the Cabinet in a recent IDB report which painted the […]

TRIBUTE BY THE HON. PHILLIP “BRAVE” DAVIS, LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION AT THE FUNERAL SERVICE FOE SENATOR CLARA ROSE HALL-KING  ON 11TH MAY AT ST. AGNES CHURCH, NASSAU

TRIBUTE BY THE HON. PHILLIP “BRAVE” DAVIS, LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION AT THE FUNERAL SERVICE FOE SENATOR CLARA ROSE HALL-KING  ON 11TH MAY AT ST. AGNES CHURCH, NASSAU   Nothing could have pleased me more than that I would have this opportunity to say farewell to a woman who meant so much to me, personally, […]

Fred Mitchell On The Public Service Minister’s Foolish Statements

Immigration officers need their letters From the Office of the Chair of the Chair of Progressive Liberal Party On Public Service Minister’s Comments On Immigration Hiring For Immediate Release 13 March 2018 It is sad that ten months after the General Election the Public Service Minister cannot simply do his job and have the letters […]

Remarks by Hon. Philip Brave Davis at Majority Rule Day Service

Remarks by Hon. Philip Davis MPQC Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party Majority Rule Day Service 7 January 2017 Agape International Rev. Helen McPhee, officers of theProgressive Liberal Party, members of the congregation here at Agape, ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. Thank you for having us here this morning to mark this special occasion. […]

THE PUBLIC SERVICE MINISTER SAYS 1700 TO GO

Well you don’t want to keep saying: “We told you so” but we do. We do because it is inexplicable how the people of the country who are most vulnerable, who are most badly affected by any cutbacks in spending or any economic downtown were so gullible as to vote against their own interest.  The […]

PLP CHAIRMAN SPEAKS AT EASTERN REGION SERVICE OF THANKSGIVING

REMARKS BY BRADLEY B. ROBERTS NATIONAL CHAIRMAN PROGRESSIVE LIBERAL PARTY WELCOME REMARKS EASTERN REGION SERVICE OF THANKSGIVING 30TH JUNE 2017 SALUTATIONS A pleasant good evening to all. It is always a pleasure to be in the historic community of Fox Hill – a community that embodies the Bahamian spirit and ethos. Ladies and gentlemen, it […]

BAHAMASAIR’S NEW HAITI SERVICE

The inaugural Bahamasair flight to Port Au Prince, Hai is shown at the airport in Port Au Prince 14 January. Bahamasair’s new service landed in Port Au Prince in Haiti on Saturday 14 January.  Chairman Valentine Grimes is seen addressing the officials in Haiti following the inaugural flight. The Foreign Minister of Haiti Pierrot Delienne with […]

Funeral Service For Lionel Elliott

   Attorney General Allyson Gibson viewing the remains.  Minister of Youth Danny Johnson, Minister of State Khaalis Rolle and former Tourism Minister Vincent Vanderpool Wallace. Members of the Cabinet turned out to say farewell to Lionel Elliott a tireless youth worker and public servant at the Bahamas Faith Missions Myles Munroe Centre on Saturday 16 […]

The National Thanksgiving Service

On 25th November, the faithful Members of Parliament and some spouse gathered with the clergy to pray for the nation.  The service was organized by the Bahamas Christian Council.  The photo shows the Deputy Prime Minister Philip Davis,  South Andros MP Philip Davis,  House Speaker Kendal Major,  Social Services Minister Melanie Griffin, and Mrs. Hubert Minnis, wife of the Leader of […]

Service for Independence at St Matthew’s Episcopal Church in Delray, Florida

Photo with the priest and attendees after church. Rev Marcia Beam presided. She is a Bahamian descendant. Remarks by Fred Mitchell MP Minister of Foreign Affairs St Matthew’s Church  Delray, Florida  5th July 2015  It is a pleasure to be back here.  I say that because this was a place I visited very often as a child.  I […]

THE GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES PLANS FOR CELLULAR SERVICE

  Proposals received in response to Request for Proposals (RFP) to Operate a Cellular Mobile Network and Provide Cellular Mobile Services in The Bahamas   On November 13 th 2014, the Government of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, acting through the Office of the Prime Minister, invited interested persons to apply to operate a cellular mobile […]

FUNERAL SERVICE ANNOUNCED FOR MYLES MUNROE

The Home Going Service for Dr. Richard Pinder will be held on Tuesday, December 2nd 2014, at Bahamas Faith Ministries International Diplomat Center located on Carmichael Road in Nassau, Bahamas. On Wednesday, December 3rd 2014, the Life & Contributions of Dr. Myles and Pastor Ruth Munroe will be celebrated during a National Memorial Service of […]