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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 […]

Michael Turner Attorney At Law Dies

We are saddened by the passing of Attorney At Law Michael Craig Edward Turner, partner in the firm McKinney Tuner and Co. He passed away at home after a brief illness on Wednesday 17 June 2020. Mr. Turner was known for his attention to detail in both his personal and professional life, his impeccable manners, […]

Police Are Concerned After 30 People Out On Bail For Murder Since Covid

Police intelligence officials are concerned about the recent decision of the Supreme Courts to let as many as 30 people charged for murder out on bail.  Usually bail is granted to those on murder charges only after there is no prospect of a trial within three years. If that figure is correct, the police expect […]

The Chairman Pays Respects To Curtis Hanna Sr

Senator Fred Mitchell views the mortal remains of the late Curtis Hanna Senior at the Newbold Brothers Funeral home in Nassau. Mr Curtis was a stalwart councillor of the PLP. He took Mr Mitchell on his first visit to Acklins by ferry to Salina Point before the road to Salina Point in Acklins was built […]

Chief Justice Is Making A Mistake Closing The Court In Exuma

Chief Justice Brian Moree shows how out of touch with reality he is and why he is not fit for the job of Chief Justice.  After all the patient hard work and lobbying that was done by the PLP to establish a permanent magistrate in Exuma, the Chief Justice has decided that that is all […]

REV KEITH RUSSELL WRITES ON POLICE KILLINGS

On policing I don’t believe the police’s version—on hardly anything. I certainly don’t believe them on the killing of those three young men on Cowpen Road, on Saturday June 13, 2020.  Did we hear any compassion from any of the police spokespersons so far? Is there any hint of remorse or empathy in their narrative […]

THE PUNCH TALKING CRAP ABOUT BRAVE DUCKING ADRIAN

Ivan Johnson of the down market rag The Punch made up another lie on Philip Davis, the Leader of the PLP.  This time it is that Mr. Davis left the Chamber when Adrian Gibson, FNM MP for Long Island and Chair of the Water and Sewerage Corporation began to speak.  The reason says Ivan is […]

PLP SAYS NO TO FOREIGN OWNERSHIP OF MORGAN’S BLUFF

The following statement was issued by the Progressive Liberal Party in answer to a proposal being floated by a group connected to Brent Symonette, the former Minister, for the development of North Andros. For Immediate Release 18 June 2020 The Progressive Liberal Party goes on record in its vigorous opposition to the possible foreign takeover […]

PLP ANSWERS FNM ON BRAVE ATTACK

The following statement was issued by the Chairman of the Progressive Liberal Party Senator Fred Mitchell in response to a cowardly attack by the FNM released without attribution but which almost certainly is the narrative of the Chairman of the FNM Carl Culmer: For Immediate Release18 June 2020 The infantile attacks issued by the FNM […]

PLP ON UN HUMAN RIGHTS RACISM VOTE

The following statement was issued by the Progressive Liberal Party after The Bahamas government’s representative failed to show up for the urgent debate at the U. N Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland, the subject of which was racism and police brutality against people of African descent.  Following the PLP’s statement, the Government got its […]

THE PLP LEADER LAYS OUT THE CASE AGAINST THE FNM

Leader of The Opposition Philip Davis spoke in the House of Assembly on 16 June 2020 on the Budget Debate.  He said: “At a time when we desperately need to create jobs, this government has failed again to invest in a bold new infrastructure plan, one that could make us safer and stronger while providing […]