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NIB manager charged with extortion and bribery
A National Insurance Board (NIB) manager denied extortion and bribery charges when she was arraigned in a magistrate’s court today. Selena Sweeting, 56, of Eastern Road, is accused of extorting $5,000 from Sean Rahming between June 27 and July 17,...
 
 
Stabbing victim dies
A man who was stabbed Sunday afternoon died in hospital later that day, according to police. Police said the unidentified victim was involved in an altercation with another man on Munson Village Road, which led to him being stabbed. He was rushe...
 
 
Ex-PM deeply concerned
In his first public comments since the arrests of several former Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) parliamentarians, former Prime Minister Perry Christie told The Nassau Guardian he is “deeply concerned” about these developments and is watching the...
 
 
PLP convention Oct. 22–25
Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Interim Leader Philip Brave Davis revealed yesterday that the party will hold a convention in October. “A convention committee has been established to plan and execute a convention,” said Davis, when called for co...
 
 
Labor survey again trails by months due to limited resources
The Department of Statistics wants to produce more frequent labor force surveys, but it has been unable to do so because of "constrained physical resources", according to the department's acting director, Leona Wilson. During the release of the late...
 
 
Cooper: Continued BOB bailouts untenable
Exuma and Ragged Island MP Chester Cooper said yesterday that while he supports the government’s recent bailout of Bank of The Bahamas (BOB), continued bailouts are “untenable in the long-term”. During BOB’s annual general meeting on August ...
 
 
Sears: Bipartisan approach to strengthen anti-corruption regime
Former Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) MP Alfred Sears yesterday called on the government and the opposition to engage in bipartisan conversation to aid in the fight against corruption in public office. While he did not comment on the specifics of t...
 
 
PLP considering demonstration on anniversary of Sir Lynden’s death
Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Senator Fred Mitchell said the party is considering holding a “mass gathering” of supporters on August 26 in protest of the recent arrests and alleged “mistreatment” of three former PLP parliamentarians. “As...
 
 
Man struck by propane gas truck, killed
A man was killed after he was hit by a propane gas truck on Cowpen Road near Summerset Estates shortly after 3 p.m. on Saturday, police said. According to reports, the man was walking when he was struck by the truck that was delivering gas to a home...
 
 
Roberts, Mitchell suggest new jobs report vindicates PLP
Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman Bradley Roberts and PLP Senator Fred Mitchell have concluded that the newly released Department of Statistics Labour Force Survey is a demonstration that Christie administration policies were good for the econ...
 
 
Slight dip in joblessness
The decline in unemployment from 11.6 percent to 9.9 percent nationally was associated with hiring in the public service, the construction and hotel industries, and Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival, according to the Department of Statistics. Unemployment i...
 
 
Gomez: Comments were based on compassion, not politics
Retired Anglican Archbishop Drexel Gomez yesterday sought to clarify that when he agreed with Senior Pastor of Mount Tabor Baptist Church Bishop Neil Ellis about the “inhumane” treatment of former Minister of Labour Shane Gibson, he did so out of...
 
 
Hill: BPL not focused on status of PowerSecure agreement
Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) CEO Pamela Hill said this week that BPL is not focused on whether the government intends to renew its management agreement with PowerSecure, but rather on improving the reliability of power to its customers. PowerSecure...
 
 
Managers union head says ‘little to no change at BPL’
President of the Bahamas Electrical Utility Managerial Union (BEUMU) Anthony Christie said yesterday his union is concerned with the state of Bahamas Power and Light (BPL) and the direction it is headed. When contacted for comment, Christie said the...
 
 
D’Aguilar: Talks underway to effect Nassau revitalization
The need to revitalize the drab downtown Nassau has been a years-long discussion, with successive administrations committing to the effort. But business people and others who frequent the area all acknowledge that it remains in desperate need of new...
 
 
Three charged in Andros drug bust
Three men arrested following the seizure of a marijuana shipment valued at $3.2 million at Andros earlier this week were yesterday remanded to prison. Brandon Adderley, 25, of Nicholls Town, Andros; Devon Culmer, 36, of Blue Hill Road; and Perry Mil...
 
 
Haitian man pleads guilty to drug charges
The absence of a Haitian Creole interpreter delayed a drug case yesterday. Chief Magistrate Joyann Ferguson-Pratt postponed sentencing for Innovil Pierre, a 46-year-old Haitian national, who on Friday admitted charges of conspiracy to possess cocain...
 
 
Shaunae Miller-Uibo snags the bronze
Olympic champion Shaunae Miller-Uibo captured the bronze medal in the women’s 200 meters (m) today at the 16th International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Championships, in London, England. Miller-Uibo crossed the line in 22....
 
 
Unemployment rate drops
The national unemployment rate dropped by 1.7 percent, from 11.6 percent in October 2016 to 9.9 percent in April, according to the Department of Statistics. The results, which were released today, provide information on the labor force during the ...
 
 
Dame Joan blasts Ellis and Gomez
Former Court of Appeal President Dame Joan Sawyer yesterday accused Retired Anglican Archbishop Drexel Gomez and Senior Pastor of Mount Tabor Baptist Church Bishop Neil Ellis of seeking to divide The Bahamas. She charged that the two clergymen are n...
 
 
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