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Carnival assault case adjourned to June
The trial of a Bahamian accused of assaulting a gay, Jamaican man during Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival in New Providence earlier this month will now be held on June 7. Police arrested Darwin Farquharson, 34, of Infant View Road after he was allegedly st...
 
 
Man acquitted of murder on appeal
A man was freed of a murder charge in a directed acquittal yesterday. Edward Johnson was cleared of the February 25, 2014, shooting death of Troy Bodie at Fleming Street, after Senior Supreme Court Justice Vera Watkins upheld a no case submission. ...
 
 
Bahamas Press Club President Newbold appointed VP of ACP Press Clubs Federation
Anthony A. Newbold, president of the Bahamas Press Club 2014, has been appointed vice president of the 79-member African Caribbean & Pacific (ACP) Press Clubs Federation at the federation’s second official meeting held recently in Brussels. "I...
 
 
Fewer than 300 Bahama Orioles left in the world; all on Andros
The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) is collaborating with the Omland Lab at the University of Maryland to determine the nesting habitat for the Bahama Oriole on Andros — where fewer than 300 of these rare birds are thought to live. Up to this point, ...
 
 
BAIC staff arrested
Authorities were yesterday questioning seven Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation (BAIC) employees as part of a theft investigation, The Nassau Guardian can confirm. Details were trickling in up to press time. When contacted, Senior As...
 
 
Forensic audits ordered
The government announced yesterday that forensic audits will be conducted on the Urban Renewal Department, Bank of The Bahamas and the Bahamas Agriculture and Marine Science Institute (BAMSI), which were all hugely controversial under the previous ad...
 
 
Cooper rebukes racially charged comments
In a move that could give some insight into the future brand of the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) as it rebuilds and attempts to improve its image following a crushing defeat at the polls last week, incoming Exuma and Ragged Island MP Chester Coope...
 
 
BPL union head wants ‘secret’ deal dead
Bahamas Electrical Workers Union (BEWU) President Paul Maynard said yesterday the union will block any agreement with a foreign entity that potentially jeopardizes Bahamian jobs at Bahamas Power and Light (BPL). He was referring to former Prime Mini...
 
 
Union leaders willing to work with Foulkes
Following the appointment of Dion Foulkes as minister of labor, Bahamas Communications and Public Officers Union (BCPOU) President Bernard Evans and Trade Union Congress (TUC) President Obie Ferguson yesterday said they are looking forward to buildin...
 
 
Trump announces intent to nominate Manchester as ambassador to The Bahamas
United States President Donald J. Trump yesterday announced his intent to nominate Doug Manchester as ambassador to The Bahamas. If confirmed, “Papa” Doug Manchester of California will serve as ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of the...
 
 
Dames unclear on timeline for police back pay
National Security Minister Marvin Dames said yesterday the government’s financial position will have to be thoroughly examined before he can say whether police who worked extended shifts in 2013 and 2014 will be paid this month as promised by forme...
 
 
Lloyd: Education transformation not an overnight thing
New Education Minister Jeff Lloyd yesterday asked Bahamians to understand that improvements are coming, as promised, but will take time. “I’d like to caution... the Bahamian people to advise and understand that this is a transformational process...
 
 
Woman fined for stabbing at PLP rally
A jealous woman who stabbed a love rival at the Progressive Liberal Party’s final rally before its election defeat has been ordered to pay her victim $500 in compensation and perform 40 hours of community service. Erica Thompson, 22, of Jerome Ave...
 
 
Cash calls on govt to disclose BOB status
With Bank of The Bahamas (BOB) reporting further financial losses in the quarter ending in March, former Free National Movement (FNM) Chairman Darron Cash said the Minnis administration must fully disclose to the people of The Bahamas why the peopl...
 
 
Butler-Turner: No regrets
A week after her defeat by Free National Movement (FNM) candidate Adrian Gibson in Long Island, former opposition leader Loretta Butler-Turner said she has no regrets about anything she has done in her political career. Gibson, a political newcomer,...
 
 
Parliamentary privilege appeal in limbo
The change in government could signal the end of an appeal against a judge’s landmark ruling on the boundaries of parliamentary privilege. The defeated PLP administration had appealed last year’s ruling by Justice Indra Charles that former Educa...
 
 
Former PM retires
Former Prime Minister Perry Christie resigned as leader of the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) last night at a PLP National General Council (NGC) meeting and said he takes full responsibility for the PLP’s crushing defeat at the polls in last week...
 
 
Minnis warns ministers
Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday sent a stern warning to his ministers after the remainder of his Cabinet was sworn in, promising they would be immediately fired if he caught wind of any of them being involved in anything unethical. “I w...
 
 
New Cabinet a mix of new and old
Several FNMs who were previously ensnared by controversy have been appointed to the Cabinet, insisting that those matters are long behind them and they are focused on working with Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis to address critical issues facing The...
 
 
Former govt approved energy deal
Among its final acts as the Government of The Bahamas, Prime Minister Perry Christie revealed last night that his Cabinet approved a natural gas energy deal with a company days before the general election. Christie said if followed through the agree...
 
 
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