Politics

Minister Halkitis pays a courtesy call on the Minister for Grand Bahama
Minister Halkitis pays a courtesy call on the Minister for Grand Bahama

August 12, 2022

Minister of Economic Affairs, Senator the Hon. Michael Halkitis (centre), paid a courtesy call on Minister for Grand Bahama, the Hon. Ginger Moxey (second right) at the Office of the Prime Minister on Thursday, August 11, 2022.

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Ministry of Health Wellness in update with Direct Relief and University of Miami on Abaco projects
Ministry of Health & Wellness in update with Direct Relief and University of Miami on Abaco projects

August 12, 2022

Officials of the Ministry of Health & Wellness provided an update on projects in Abaco under the purview of Direct Relief and the University of Miami.

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Top law students pay a courtesy call on the Governor General
Top law students pay a courtesy call on the Governor General

August 12, 2022

His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Cornelius A. Smith, Governor General (centre), welcomed Gerard Wirth, Bahamas Honorary Consul to Malta (second left), along with the top law students, from left: Angelo Whitfield, Eurika Wilkinson and Tamika Davis Adderley.

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PastorsrepeatasPeaceondaStreets winnersoverpoliticiansinbasketballgame
Pastors_repeat_as_"Peace_on_da_Streets"_ winners_over_politicians_in_basketball_game

August 11, 2022

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis and Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Michael Pintard joined Parliamentary colleagues and members of the the clergy, in the Pastors versus Politicians game of "Scooter Reid Peace on da Streets" Basketball Classic, at the Kendal Isaacs Gymnasium, on August 7, 2022.

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 Prime Minister Davis and Parliamentarians Visit St. Paul's Fox Hill Day Church Service
Prime Minister Davis and Parliamentarians Visit St. Paul's Fox Hill Day Church Service

August 11, 2022

In observance of Annual Fox Hill Day celebrations, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis, Cabinet Members, Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Michael Pintard, Parliamentarians and senior Government officials joined Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service and MP for Fox Hill the Hon. Fred Mitchell in visiting four churches in Fox Hill, August 9, 2022.

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PM Davis and Parliamentarians Take Part in Mt. Carey Fox Hill Day Church Service
PM Davis and Parliamentarians Take Part in Mt. Carey Fox Hill Day Church Service

August 11, 2022

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis, Cabinet Members, Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Michael Pintard, Parliamentarians and senior Government officials joined Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service and MP for Fox Hill the Hon. Fred Mitchell in visiting four churches in Fox Hill, August 9, 2022, In observance of Annual Fox Hill Day celebrations.

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PM Davis leads visit to Macedonia Baptist for Fox Hill Day Church Service
PM Davis leads visit to Macedonia Baptist for Fox Hill Day Church Service

August 11, 2022

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis, Cabinet Members, Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Michael Pintard, Parliamentarians and senior Government officials joined Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service and MP for Fox Hill the Hon. Fred Mitchell in visiting four churches in Fox Hill, August 9, 2022, In observance of Annual Fox Hill Day celebrations.

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PM and Senior Government Officials Attend St. Mark's Fox Hill Day Church Service
PM and Senior Government Officials Attend St. Mark's Fox Hill Day Church Service

August 11, 2022

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis, Cabinet Members, Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Michael Pintard, Parliamentarians and senior Government officials joined Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service and MP for Fox Hill the Hon. Fred Mitchell in visiting four churches in Fox Hill, August 9, 2022, In observance of Annual Fox Hill Day celebrations.

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Police chief: Scrap bail for serious criminals
Police chief: Scrap bail for serious criminals

August 10, 2022

POLICE Commissioner Clayton Fernander says he fully supports Minister of National Security Wayne Munroe's position that people charged with serious crimes should be kept in custody rather than be released on bail.

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PM promise to deliver for Grand Bahama
PM promise to deliver for Grand Bahama

August 10, 2022

PRIME Minister Philip "Brave" Davis yesterday reaffirmed his government's commitment to ensuring Grand Bahama lives up to its full potential amid continuing concerns about the island's beleaguered economy.

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Nurses agreement 'to be signed soon'
Nurses agreement 'to be signed soon'

August 09, 2022

BAHAMAS Nurses Union president Amancha Williams says the union has no issues with a proposed industrial agreement that is nearing completion, adding it will be signed soon.

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Marijuana laws 'by end of year'
Marijuana laws 'by end of year'

August 09, 2022

AGRICULTURE, Marine Resources and Family Island Affairs Minister Clay Sweeting said he is hopeful that the government's marijuana legalisation will be presented to Parliament before the end of the year.

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Ministry of foreign affairs on visit of special envoy to Cuba
Ministry of foreign affairs on visit of special envoy to Cuba

August 08, 2022

Her Excellency Alma Adams returned from the Republic of Cuba on Friday, 5 August 2022, having served as a Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of The Bahamas, the Honourable Philip E. Davis, to deliver a personal invitation to the Cuban President

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FNM warning: We need action - now
FNM warning: We need action - now

August 08, 2022

THE Free National Movement yesterday expressed concern about the Bahamian economy and the management of the country's fiscal affairs.

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Congratulatory message to the Government and People of Jamaica on the 60th Anniversary of Independence
Congratulatory message to the Government and People of Jamaica on the 60th Anniversary of Independence

August 07, 2022

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on behalf of the Government and People of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, extends warm congratulations to the Government and People of Jamaica on the celebration of sixty years of Independence.

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Bahamas to host regional Climate Change meeting to more effectively project the concerns of Caribbean states on the global stage
Bahamas to host regional Climate Change meeting to more effectively project the concerns of Caribbean states on the global stage

August 05, 2022

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis, announced, on August 4, 2022, that The Bahamas will host the Regional Caribbean Heads of Government Meeting, 16-17 August, 2022 at Baha Mar Resort.

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Official Re-Opening of the Surrey Industry
Official Re-Opening of the Surrey Industry

August 05, 2022

Ceremonies were held for official re-opening of the Surrey industry, a staple of the tourism industry, August 4, 2022 at Rawson Square, East.

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Hon. Mr. Justice Ian Winder, sworn in as the new Chief Justice
Hon. Mr. Justice Ian Winder, sworn in as the new Chief Justice

August 05, 2022

The Deputy to the Governor General Cynthia Pratt administered the requisite Oaths to the Honourable Mr. Justice Ian Winder, Chief Justice Designate of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, August 3, 2022 in the Andros Room, Baha Mar. Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis and Mrs. Davis, and the Leader of the Opposition the Hon. Michael Pintard were in attendance, among other government officials and dignitaries.

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Sir Brian Moree, sworn in as Justice of the Court of Appeal
Sir Brian Moree, sworn in as Justice of the Court of Appeal

August 05, 2022

The Hon. Mr. Justice Sir Brian Moree was sworn in as a Justice of the Court of Appeal by the Deputy to the Governor General Cynthia Pratt at the Office of the Governor General, August 4, 2022.

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Stapledon Gardens Neighbourhood Watch has courtesy call at the Office of the Governor General
Stapledon Gardens Neighbourhood Watch has courtesy call at the Office of the Governor General

August 05, 2022

Deputy to the Governor General Cynthia Pratt welcomed the Stapledon Gardens Neighborhood Watch, August 2, 2022 during a courtesy call at the Office of the Governor General.

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