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September 17, 2015
Wayne Munroe's wrongheaded notion

A friend recalls a recent visit to the workshop of a government agency on a workday between 11 a.m. and noon. What he saw and describes is symptomatic of the dire state of the country and the collapse of basic order in numerous areas of political and national life.

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October 22, 2014
Collective responsibility: The Bahamas' prime minister is not chief executive

Without language, we cannot conceive, understand and communicate ideas and values. It is important that we get our language right. We often get our language and our thinking muddled and just plain wrong in constitutional matters.
Proper language and terminology communicate concepts and principles. In medicine and science, getting concepts and language wrong may be a matter of life and death. Getti...

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May 12, 2012
Christie Cabinet complete

Prime Minister Perry Christie yesterday defended the large size of his newly formed Cabinet, claiming the challenges confronting the nation warrant as many hands on deck as possible.
Government yesterday announced the final Cabinet appointments of 11 ministers, pushing the number of posts in Christie's Cabinet to 21 (16 ministers and five ministers of state). Three parliamentary secretaries have a...

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February 01, 2014
Cabinet will review Allen's suggestions

Minister of State for Legal Affairs Damian Gomez said yesterday that Cabinet will review suggestions made by Court of Appeal President Anita Allen urging the government to amend the law which outlines mandatory minimum sentences in certain cases.
"We will discuss it in Cabinet and give it our consideration. I can't anticipate what Cabinet will do or won't do," Gomez told The Nassau Guardian when a...

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February 18, 2015
Man who murdered Cabinet Minister has sentence cut

THE Court of Appeal has reduced the life sentence of the man convicted of murdering a Free National Movement Cabinet minister, a decision that came 18 years after Charles "Chuck" Virgil's death.

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October 14, 2010
Cabinet minister's murderer gets life

>By ARTESIA DAVIS
Guardian Senior Reporter
artesia@nasguard.com
A judge yesterday sentenced Ellison Smith to life in prison for the murder of Free National Movement(FNM) Cabinet Minister Charles Virgill.
Smith, who denied his involvement in the murder during an interview with probation officer Lisa Bowleg, continued those denials yesterday, telling Senior Justice Jon Isaacs that he was innocent.
V...

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May 20, 2016
FNM leader would not hold Cabinet post as prime minister

FNM LEADER Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday declared that he would not take a cabinet post if he became the next Prime Minister, instead serving only as the "CEO" of the executive body.

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June 22, 2011
Skeebo Roberts and Ward Minnis Reunite on Dundas Stage For Cabinet Encore

Nassau, The Bahamas... Ten years after stealing scenes in Sam Boodle's The Landlord, Ward Minnis and Anthony 'Skeebo' Roberts are returning to the Dundas stage this weekend with twice the laughs in The Cabinet, a play that has been called the biggest comedy to hit the stage so far for 2011.

"We just got back from Freeport with the play at the Regency," says Minnis
who in addition to playing o...

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Claim that Minnis 'violated' Cabinet code of conduct
August 19, 2015
Claim that Minnis 'violated' Cabinet code of conduct

FORMER Progressive Liberal Party Cabinet minister George Smith yesterday alleged that Free National Movement Leader Dr Hubert Minnis "violated" the Cabinet code of conduct by continuing to accept cheques for his company which had a contract with the Public Hospitals Authority while he was the minister of health...

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May 26, 2011
Veteran Actor/Director Anthony 'Skeebo' Roberts Joins Cast of The Cabinet For Freeport Premiere

Freeport,
Grand Bahama - With the formation of new political parties, familiar
political faces and the nation already caught up in new political
campaigns, the latest political play

The Cabinet has decided to change constituencies and take the laughs to Grand Bahama after a successful run in New Providence.

Set
to premiere at 8pm at the Regency Theatre this weekend (May 27 and May
28, 2011)...

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