George Wilson Pays Tribute To Bryan Wright

Fifty years ago…when I was 20, and Bryan was 22…the murder count in the Bahamas for two years was perhaps around 10.   We were not breaking into people’s homes at night while they were sleeping.  Residents of this “used to be” Paradise were able to take evening strolls down our dark streets…(we didn’t have too […]


It was not until Friday 20 October, two days before the start of the convention that Fred Mitchell became a candidate for office in the PLP as Chairman. There had been speculation for days and people connected with the camp of former Tourism Minister Obie Wilchcombe had been running a salacious campaign against Mr, Mitchell […]

The Results Of The PLP Elections Are Announced

PRESS RELEASE OCTOBER 25TH 2017 On behalf of the Trustees of the Progressive Liberal Party Election of Party Officers Unofficial Results October 25th 2017 Leader Philip “Brave” Davis Results: Philip “Brave” Davis-1,004 Glenys Hanna Martin-300 Troy Garvey- 3 Deputy Leader I. Chester Cooper Cooper 1226 Smith 69 Chairman Frederick A. Mitchell Unofficial count for Chairman […]

Government Finally Pays Attention To The Oil Spill

The photo posted on 28 October shows (they say) the Minister of Transport Frankie Campbell and the Minister of the Environment Romi Ferreira with MP For Long Island Adrian Gibson as they look at the barge that ran aground off Gray’s on the north side of Long Island.  The residents blame the Government for allowing […]

Beverly Wallace Whitfield Turns 90

NASSAU, The Bahamas — Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling attended the Birthday Celebration church service of Mrs. Beverly Wallace-Whitfield on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Holy Cross Anglican Church, Highbury Park.  Mrs. Wallace Whitfield was the first wife of the late Leader of the Opposition Sir Cecil Wallace Whitfield. The Governor General is […]

Appeal To PLP Chairman About Trouble In Chub Cay

Good afternoon Mr. Mitchell, Congratulations once again. I write to you this afternoon after speaking with some of our supporters in Chub Cay.  The developers of Chub Cay are presently engaged in actions which could be considered discriminatory with respect to labour. The owners are taking advantage of the whole 70/30 foreign to Bahamian workforce […]

Commissioner Of Police To Formally Hand Over On Monday

The Government has announced that the handing over ceremony of the Commissioner of Police Ellison Greenslade to the new Commissioner Anthony Ferguson will take place on Monday 30 October 2017.  The outgoing Commissioner is being forced out by his old pal and competitor for the job of Commissioner back in the day Minister of National […]