The Democratic National Alliance (DNA) called for a vote of no
confidence in Prime Minister Hubert Minnis on July 16, 2019 following
damning revelations on the circumstances surrounding the award of a
contract to a sitting Cabinet Minister.
We urged the Leader of
the Official Opposition to exercise his constitutional duties for which
he is paid by taxpayers in The Bahamas...
General Situation: High pressure ridge builds across the area with
moderate strong breezes as weak low to mid-level troughing trigger a few
passing showers over the NW and Central Bahama Islands. The high
pressure ridge will shift eastward as a cold front moves down across
Florida on Wednesday, stalls and gradually dissipates through Friday.
Another cold front will move across the Southern United States to
Florida and produce pre-frontal activity across the Bahamas on Saturday...
One of the highly anticipated events of Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl week
is set for Wednesday, Dec. 18 as the fifth-annual Makers Wanted Bahamas
Bowl Youth Football Clinic, sponsored by KFC, will take place from
3:30-5:00 pm at the rugby fields next to old Thomas A. Robinson Stadium
(adjacent to the National Stadium) in Nassau. The clinic is free and
open to boys and girls ages 7-13, and it is held in cooperation between
the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl and USA Football...
Today, December 9, we celebrate International Anti-Corruption Day.
Corruption is a scourge that is present, to a greater or lesser degree,
in all the countries of the Hemisphere. From the Organization of
American States, we reaffirm our commitment to fight this endemic evil...
CEO of Citigroup Michael L. Corbat (centre left) and Mrs. Donna Corbat
(right), accompanied by Citi Country Officer Margaret Butler, paid a
courtesy call on Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis, on
Friday, at the Office of the Prime Minister.
A joint maritime operation between the Royal Bahamas Defence Force,
Police Force, Operation Bahamas Turks and Caicos Islands (OPBAT), and
the United States Coast Guard on Saturday past resulted in the
apprehension of 39 Haitian nationals in the southern Bahamas.
migrants (26 males, 13 females) were spotted on an isolated cay off the
south eastern coast of Great Inagua earlier in the week. Because of the
rocky terrain, efforts to reach the migrants by land and sea proved
Minister of Agriculture and Marine Resources the Hon. Michael Pintard
delivered remarks at the Closing Ceremony of the 4th Annual 'Best of the
Best Regatta' on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Montagu Foreshore. He
bestowed winners' trophies to Running Tide, Susan Chase and Whitty K
sailors. Running Tide was Class A Champ; Susan Chase, Class B Champ;
and Whitty K, Class C Champ. He also presented the Rising Sailor Award
to young Chris Rolle.