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Second Western Hemisphere Counterrorism Ministerial Conference Buenos Aires, Argentine Republic

July 19, 2019

The Bahamas was represented at the Second Western Hemisphere Counterterrorism Ministerial Conference convened from 18th to 19th July 2019, in Buenos Aries, Argentina, by a delegation led by the Hon. Darren A. Henfield, Minister of Foreign Affairs...

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Access Accelerator first "Entrepreneur Summer Success Series a success following discussion on Crown Land with BAIC

July 19, 2019

• BAIC guarantees crown land lease within 60 days for SBDC Clients
• Access Accelerator and BAIC sign Memorandum of Understanding
• Access Accelerator and BAIC will collaborate to help small business

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Providing access to education for all Bahamians

July 19, 2019

My father died when I was very young, leaving my mother to raise four young children all on her own.

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Nyah is laser-focused
Nyah is laser-focused

July 19, 2019

If Nyah Bandelier hadn't won the Miss World Bahamas title, she would have been immersed in final preparations to attend university as she's passionate about furthering her education; but a little under two months since winning the crown, she's immersed in preparing herself to put [...]

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Just Dance Bahamas shows up and shows out
Just Dance Bahamas shows up and shows out

July 19, 2019

Just Dance Bahamas' (JDB) Junior and Senior Dance Companies dominated across the board in their performances at the recent Starquest World Dance Championships. No dancer left the competition without hardware. At the six-day competition held at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace, Charlotte Nevins, 18, [...]

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Sands plots the way forward for NACAC
Sands plots the way forward for NACAC

July 19, 2019

From humble beginnings as a young up-and-coming athlete from Bain Town all the way to the top spot of the North American, Central American and Caribbean Athletic Association (NACAC)...

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Jeff Rodgers camp comes to an end
Jeff Rodgers camp comes to an end

July 19, 2019

The Jeff Rodgers Basketball Camp, one of the biggest and most successful summer basketball camps in The Bahamas, wraps up its 32nd year today, and Jeff Rodgers, the founder, had a few hands on deck...

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Protest unsuccessful Team Bahamas remains out of semis
Protest unsuccessful Team Bahamas remains out of semis

July 19, 2019

Team Bahamas’ last hope for a semifinal spot at the Little League Caribbean and Latin American Championships currently ongoing in Willemstad, Curaçao...

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Former Nassau Guardian photographer Bob 'Beagle' Thompson passes on
Former Nassau Guardian photographer Bob 'Beagle' Thompson passes on

July 19, 2019

Very often these days, noted sports contributors are passing on into eternity. Most recently, one of them, a sports photographer, Robert (Bob) "Beagle" Thompson, left this life at the age of 72. He died on Tuesday, July 16. Bob joined the Nassau Guardian during the [...]

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AG: Bahamas compliant with OECD's MAP peer review process
AG: Bahamas compliant with OECD's MAP peer review process

July 19, 2019

The Bahamas is fully compliant with the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development's (OECD) Mutual Agreement Protocol (MAP) peer review and monitoring process which is currently underway. The peer review, which is a part of the base erosion and profit shifting (BEPS) action plan, examines [...]

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Police-involved shootings down by 62 percent
Police-involved shootings down by 62 percent

July 19, 2019

Police-involved shootings decreased by 62 percent in the first half of the year compared to the same period in 2018, statistics provided by police show...

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Man charged with Independence Day murder
Man charged with Independence Day murder

July 19, 2019

A 32-year-old man was yesterday charged with the murder of Nicartha Murphy on Independence Day. D'javon Johnson, of Cox Way, was not required to enter a plea to the charge when he made his initial appearance before Chief Magistrate Joyann Ferguson-Pratt. Murphy, 32, was fatally [...]

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BTVI teams up with Cisco to empower future innovators

July 19, 2019

BTVI teams up with Cisco to empower future innovators

Queen’s College student, Danille Issacs (L) and St. John’s College student, Kaitlyn Micklewhite were two of the girls chosen from the government’s three-year Information and Communications Technology (ICT) program to participate in a one-day Girls Power Tech conference sponsored by tech giant, Cisco. The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI) is facilitator of the ICT program.

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Bahamian music icon gunned down in his own home
Bahamian music icon gunned down in his own home

July 18, 2019

BAHAMIAN musician Sylvester "Sly" Roker was killed after a home invasion in the Turks and Caicos Islands yesterday morning...

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Letter of Apology from Liberty

July 18, 2019

Letter of Apology from Liberty...

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Governor General Hosts Luncheon in Honour of Former Governors General

July 18, 2019

Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith hosted a luncheon in honour of former Governors General in the Dining Room at Government House, Thursday, July 18, 2019...

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US Charge d'Affaires Pays Courtesy Call on the Governor General

July 18, 2019

US Embassy Charge d'Affaires Stephanie Bowers paid a courtesy call on Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith at Government House, July 17, 2019...

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Atlantis, Paradise Island Welcomes the P1 Aquax Bahamas World Championship

July 18, 2019

The personal watercraft world championship will be hosted by the iconic oceanside resort, in partnership with The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation & the Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board...Championship event will take place on Nassau Harbour from November 8th-10th

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Davon Alistar MDeez Knight
Davon Alistar MDeez Knight

July 18, 2019

Funeral Service for the late Davon Alister "MDeez" Knight aged 42 years of Joe Farrington Road will be held on Friday July 19th 2019 at 10:45 a.m. at Abundant Life Bible Church, Abundant Life Road. Officiating will be Pastor Cranston Knowles assisted by other ministers [...]

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Marietha Stephanie Rolle
Marietha Stephanie Rolle

July 18, 2019

Last rites for Marietha Stephanie Rolle age 54 of Harbour Close, Bel-Air Estates and formerly of Black Point, Exuma will be held on Saturday 20th July, 2019 at 11:30 AM at Life Changers Ministries International, Bacardi Road. Officiating will be Pastor Glen P. Rolle, assisted [...]

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