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The Government Will Stop Feeding The Poor: The Banks Can Get Their Profits

The Bahamas Government has said that the subsidy for food for the poor will end on 31st March 2021. So they must know something we must not know.  Like what we know is the Atlantis Hotel is announcing that it is closing down again after opening at Christmas. What do these people expect to happen […]

In Abaco The VAT Tax Exemption Is Done: Govt Says Pay Me My Money

So the people of Abaco are some 15 months out from Hurricane Dorian and the most devastating hurricane of all time for The Bahamas. The Government provide certain tax exemptions.  One of them was VAT tax.  They have decided they need to money so they have started to collect the tax again as of 1 […]

The Face Of Police Brutality In Eight Mile Rock | 27 December 2020

Since Ashton Greenslade became the Head Police Officer in Grand Bahama, Freeport has become a police state, with street corners with men with guns checking identifications and masks and interfering with people on their way to church in the night. The latest is the young man’s picture that you see Shervin Tillach date of birth […]

Clemency: We Must Know Who Are Those Freed

The Minister of National Security Marvin Dames announced last week that 147 people in Her Majesty’s Prison had been granted clemency. The Minister says we should not be worried about any of them  being a  danger to society.  Under Article 90  of the  Constitution, the Minister of National Security has the say over who goes […]

Butler Turner’s 30th Wedding Anniversary Shot |28th December 2020

They say this shot is the beginning of her slow climb back into public life.  We think that ship has sailed but it certainly is an engaging, well crafted photo to mark her wedding anniversary with her husband Edward and their children Elizabeth and Edward III and the dogs.

Trump Is The Ultimate Embarrassment To The United States

Donald Trump lost the general election in the United States on 2 November 2020.  Yet, to this very day he and his allies, that craven bunch who sit in the halls of the U S legislature under the label Republicans, persist with nonsense about his winning the election. The swearing in of the newly elected […]

Terence Bethel Dies: Lauded By PLP Leader

This was the Christmas greeting from National Vice Chair of the PLP Terence Bethel by Tuesday 30 December 2020, he was dead. The following statement was issued by the Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party Philip Brave Davis: Statement of condolences by the Hon. Philip Brave Davis, Leader of the Progressive Liberal Party On the […]

Tribute To Vice Chair Terence Bethel From PLP Chairman

Statement From the Chairman of the Progress Liberal PartyOn The Death of Terence BethelFor Immediate Release 30 December 2020 I regret to confirm the death and passing of our friend and brother PLP National Vice Chairman Terence Bethel. This is stunning, shattering and sad. He was a pillar of strength to the PLP. One day […]

Candidates Committee To Interview Grand Bahama Candidates

PLP Headquarters in Grand Bahama on East Sunrise Highway will be abuzz with activity when the Chairman of the Candidates Committee of the PLP and his colleagues journey to Freeport, Grand Bahama to interview the aspirants who are interested in office in running for office for the PLP in Grand Bahama. The dates Monday 4 […]

CARL CULMER OF THE FNM TRASH TALKING AGAIN

31 December 2020 The Chairman of the PLP Senator Fred Mitchell issued this statement in response to the latest attack by the FNM on the Leader of the PLP, who criticized the FNM for bungling the orders on Christmas day which stopped Bahamians from going into restaurants: In reading the FNM’s latest mindless statement, I […]

WILL PETER TURNQUEST GET THE NOMINATION AGAIN?

Some white Bahamian business people who live in Peter Turnquest’s East Grand Bahama constituency were all exercised a couple of weeks ago about the way Hubert Minnis is running the Government that they were for the first time considering, they said, a vote for the PLP. We all know that because of racism, they could […]