The Peanut Gallery March 18th 2018

These are great days to be in “The Peanut Gallery”. The field is ripe for commentary on all the poo poo that’s happening in the country that’s caught the attention and imagination of the social media public. Social media is one of the political battle grounds in this country and make no mistake, it’s a […]


Peter Turnquest, the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance (second from right) with Brent Symonette, the Minister for Financial Services ( third from left) were two Ministers of the hopeless and hapless FNM government who flew off to Europe they said to get the European Union’s ministers to take The Bahamas off the latest […]


Accident in Eleuthera as a result of the private efforts of citizens to rectify the damage to the Glass Window Bridge. No help from the Government. Senator Hon. Clay Sweeting Shadow Minister for Agriculture, Marine Resources and Local Government Press Statement* 17 March 2018 During the weekend of 3rd March 2018, because of extreme weather […]


CHESTER COOPER STATEMENT ON OFFICIAL EU BLACKLISTING Exumas and Ragged Island MP, PLP Deputy Leader, Shadow Minister for Finance March 13, 2018 The Progressive Liberal Party is very concerned at the unfortunate development of the country’s blacklisting by the European Union. As we previously indicated, we are deeply disappointed by the development. The Bahamas finds its very […]


You can think or consider the former Justice Jeanne Thompson as an iconoclast not in the cynical way of Dr. Ian Strachan of the University of The Bahamas but literally someone who likes to attack the icons of our life.  So one would expect that no matter what government is in office it is only […]

Parliamentary Secretary Vaughn Miller Attacks The Government

From The Office Of The Chairman Of The Progressive Liberal Party On The Comments Of Parliamentary Secretary Vaughn Miller For Immediate Release 14 March 2018 In the House of Assembly on Tuesday 13 March, Tribune said that the MP for Golden Isles Rev. Vaughn Miller said the following: “Mr Speaker I remind you that we’ve […]

Congratulations To Doris Johnson Senior High

  Doris Johnson Seniors department has done it again. They won Gold in Science Extravaganza– the Science Department. The students Devonte Crysele Wayman and Philip. Congratulations to the teachers and students.  Congratulations also to Coach Denykco Bowles and the Junior Boys Basketball Team winners of the Junior Boys Basketball tournament. Congratulations to Principal Jimmy Clarke.

People Still Not Listening To The Weather

MV Diamond Express formerly known as Cat Island Express, was enroute to Great Harbour Cay in the Berry Islands, departing from Freeport about 9pm Saturday night 10 March. Shortly after 4:00am on Sunday 11th March 2018, police received information from the Bahamas Air Sea Rescue Association of a vessel in distress. Four other occupants–Don Smith, […]

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 […]

General Manager Dismissed At Water and Sewerage

The following statement was issued by the Leader of the Opposition Philip Davis on the dismissal of the General Manager of the Water and Sewerage Corporation Glenville Laville. Statement from Philip Davis MP Leader of the Opposition On Dismissal of Water and Sewerage GM For Immediate Release 15 March 2018 I am concerned about Glen […]

Glenys Hanna Martin Ask About Oban In Grand Bahama

  Photo by Peter Ramsay of the Bahamas Information Services Glenys Hanna Martin MP spoke to the issues of the duplicity in the Oban Energy Deal proposed for Grand Bahama. She took the government to task for firing people from the public service without any transparent criteria. She was speaking in the House of Assembly […]