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Andros fire rages on

Andros fire rages on

Sat, Apr 13th 2024, 05:56 PM

FIRE services continued to manage the massive Andros forest fire after additional fire fighters from New Providence arrived on the island to assist.

Bahamian Baller Signs Multi-Year Deal With LA Clippers

Bahamian Baller Signs Multi-Year Deal With LA Clippers

Sat, Apr 13th 2024, 01:26 PM

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Bahamian Center Kai Jones is heading to the LA Clippers ahead of the 2024 NBA Playoffs, he entered a multi-year deal with the team, according to International Sports Daily.

The first-round NBA draft pick hasn't made a league appearance this season, notwithstanding playing under a 10-day contract with the Philadelphia 76ers in March.

He averaged 3.4 points and 2.7 rebounds in 12.0 minutes across 46 appearances for Charlotte in 2022-23.

However, Jones did make an appearance with The Bahamas men's national team in the FIBA AmeriCup 2025 Qualifiers back in February.

As it stands, the Clippers are 4th in the Western Conference. The team's final match of the regular season is against the Houston Rockets on Sunday. It has not been made clear the if Jones will suit up for that game.

Minnis: At This Point in Time, The FNM Has A Leader

Minnis: At This Point in Time, The FNM Has A Leader

Sat, Apr 13th 2024, 09:30 AM

NASSAU, BAHAMAS - During a pre-birthday celebration this morning, we asked former Prime Minister, Dr. Hubert Minnis, if he intends to run for leader during the Free National Movement's convention slated for the fall.

Violence Plunges Haiti Into Record Levels of Hunger

Violence Plunges Haiti Into Record Levels of Hunger

Sat, Apr 13th 2024, 09:08 AM

HAITI - Haiti plunges to record levels of hunger amid deepening violence, says the united nation world food programme.