Pastor Dave Burrows Announces

The successor to Pastor Myles Munroe has announced to his congregation that he intends to vote no to question number 4.  This is  sad mistake on the part of an intelligent man.  How can you vote to repudiate your mother and other  women this country by denying them the right to be equal under the constitution?  This is a dreadful […]

All Exuma Games

      The All Exuma Games began last week.  It brought together athletes from across the entire chain for a friendly competition.  MP for Exuma Anthony Moss was the noted guest.   He is seen in the photo at the park watching the volleyball match on Friday 6th May and at the church service at Mt. Thompson Seventh Day […]

Lord Don’t Stop The Carnival

  Prime Minister Perry Christie in the middle, with Hope Strachan, Minister for Financial Services at left and Shane Gibson, Minister for Labour at right at the Carnival on Friday 6 May. The second Junkanoo Carnival took place this weekend in Nassau. Despite the naysaying Leader of the Opposition Dr. Hubert Minnis with some foolish comment that […]

Sir Michael Backs The Referendum

Sir Michael Barnett, the former Chief Justice, weighed into the debate on the referendum to say that Dame Joan Sawyer was wrong on whether the  referendum was necessary or not.  Sir Michael said that notwithstanding what Dame Joan says about Article 15 providing  protection for discrimination on the basis of sex, the Privy Council has ruled on at […]

PLP Congratulates The Government On Election Anniversary

PLP Chair Bradley Roberts 6 May 2016 The Progressive Liberal Party congratulates the government of The Bahamas on its fourth anniversary in government officially on 7th May 2016. The incredible progress our country has made over this short period of time reflects the indomitable spirit and confidence of the Bahamian people. I am proud of […]

Hospital Announced For Grand Bahama

The University of Miami is in talks with the Government of The Bahamas about establishing a School of Medicine in Grand Bahama, Prime Minister of The Bahamas, the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie, pictured left, announced on Friday. Also shown with the Prime Minister from left: Pascal J. Goldschmidt, M.D., Dean of the University of Miami […]

Zhivargo Laing Says He Aint Running

4 May Former FNM MP and Minister Zhivargo Laing posted this statement on his Facebook page.  There had been some speculation about his returning for yet another run for office.  He rejected that in unequivocal terms. Trouble is last time in 2007, he said the same thing only for us to find out that when Hubert Ingraham […]

What Were These Policemen Thinking

They have disgraced themselves.  They have disgraced the Force. They were called to the scene of  a robbery at one of BTC’s shops in Nassau. Two policemen answered the call. Then for some inexplicable reason, they stole cell phones from the store valued at 435 dollars.  It was all caught on video tape.  They were arrested.  They denied it.  When showed […]

THE WORK OF THE MISSIONS ABROAD

NEW YORK — His Excellency Dr. Elliston Rahming (centre), Bahamas Ambassador to the United Nations and the Organization of American States (OAS), is pictured with a group of teachers and students from St. Andrews International School in Nassau on Tuesday, May 3, during their visit to New York. Ms. Vicky Morgan (far left), Head of […]

PLP’S EXCELLENT STATEMENT ON TRANSGENDER

We support the statement of Bradley Roberts MP on the statement ,made by Leslie Miller last week about transgender people and gays and lesbians being put on an island and exiled there.  Ryan Pinder MP went so far on his Facebook page to condemn the statement as well.  Mr. Miller  last week walked back the statement somewhat saying […]

WELLS SAYS BUTT OUT TO ROLLINS

The row in the FNM is still going.  Here’s the latest in the saga. Andre Rollins, the PLP’s former boy wonder who betrayed the PLP and left and went to the FNM, just reached at the FNM but now is telling the FNM what to do.  There is a Senate appointment that has to be made.  Former Chairman […]

RBDF DOES COUNTER TERRORISM EXERCISE

HMBS Coral Harbour – In a climate where global peace is increasingly fragile, and criminal activities pervade transnational borders too easily, intentional regional and international synergy is vitally important, particularly within the realm of national security.Hence, for the last two years, the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, along with members of the United States Northern Command […]