SPECIAL WEATHER BULLITEN

The National Hurricane Center has advised that the showers and thunderstorms, associated with an area of low pressure within 100 miles of the Turks & Caicos Islands, had become more organized and concentrated overnight. Surface observations indicate that gale-force winds have been occurring in brief squalls mainly to the east of the center. An Air […]

Myles Munroe’s Followers Remember Him

Wayne Neely, illness the met forecaster, who has been in the news of late contradicting the Minister of Transport, shows his softer side in this tribute to the late Rev. Dr. Myles Munroe who was killed along with the entire leadership of his church in a plane crash at 6 p m on 9th November last […]

South African Delegation Visits The House Of Assembly

The visiting Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Lluwellyn Landers visited with the Foreign Minister of The Bahamas on Wednesday 4th November to mark the 30th anniversary of the Nassau Accord which caused the freedom of Nelson Mandela the first Black president of South Africa.  He was joined by his team and the South African High […]

THIS WEEK IN THE BAHAMAS BY ELCOTT COLEBY (2 – 6 NOVEMBER 2015)

Foreign Minister the Hon. Fred Mitchell welcomed a high level South African delegation as he remembered the 30th anniversary of the NASSAU ACCORD, an agreement coming out of the eighth meeting of the Government of the Commonwealth of Nations. It was held in Nassau, The Bahamas, between 16th and 22nd October 1985, and was hosted by the late Prime Minister Pindling. […]

BRADLEY ROBERTS’ RESPONSE TO MPS’ DEPARTURES

The following statement was issued by PLP Chair Bradley Roberts on Wednesday 4th November in response to the joining of Andre Rollins MP and Renward Wells MP with the FNM. As in every family, there are disagreements from time to time and the Progressive Liberal Party is no different. Renward Wells has publicly indicated his differences […]

THE PRIME MINISTER RESPONDS TO FLOOR CROSSINGS

The PLP is a big tent that has a revolving door. The door swings in and the door swings out. It is anticipated therefore that the events will take place as they took place in our previous term…  Whoever are the candidates of the PLP and whoever leads the PLP into the next election, yet […]

DE BOYS PLAY DE ASS

Andre Rollins MP (left) and Renward Wells MP (right) after joining the FNM with FNM voter Paul Willie in the middle.  It is a Tribune photo.   In announcing they were joining the FNM, Mr. Wells said: “… my fate would not be determined by men but my fate would be determined by God in whom […]