October 09, 2018
As required by the National Honours Act 2016, Her Excellency, the Governor-General, the Most Honourable Dame Marguerite Pindling, will conduct the annual Investiture of National Honours on Monday, 8th October 2018 at Mount Fitzwilliam.
The names of honourees was announced by the Governor-General on 10th July as advised by the Prime Minister on the recommendations of the National Honours Advisory Committee. Accordingly, the following Awards will be formally conferred:
I. THE ORDER OF NATIONAL HERO (awarded posthumously):
The Rt. Excellent Sir Lynden Oscar Pindling, N.H., O.N., K.C.M.G.
The Rt. Excellent Sir Roland Theodore Symonette, N.H., K.B.
The Rt. Excellent Sir Milo Boughton Butler,N.H., G.C.M.G
The Rt. Excellent Sir Cecil Vincent Wallace-Whitfield, N.H., K.B.
II. THE ORDER OF THE NATION
The Most Honourable Sir Orville Turnquest,O.N., G.C.M.G.
The Most Honourable Dame Ivy Dumont,O.N., G.C.M.G.
The Most Honourable Arthur Hanna, O.N.
The Most Honourable Sir Arthur Foulkes, O.N., G.C.M.G.
The Most Honourable Sir Milo Butler,O.N., G.C.M.G.
The Most Honourable Sir Gerald Cash,O.N., G.C.M.G.
The Most Honourable Sir Henry Milton Taylor, O.N., K.B.
The Most Honourable Sir Clifford Darling, O.N., G.C.V.O.
Former Prime Minister:
The Most Honourable Sir Lynden Oscar Pindling, O.N., K.C.M.G.
The Most Honourable Hubert Alexander Minnis, O.N., M.P.
III. THE ORDER OF THE BAHAMAS
The Rt. Honourable Janet Bostwick, C.B.
The Rt. Honourable Maurice Moore, C.B.
The Honourable Dame Doris Johnson, O.B., D.B.E. (posthumously)
Dr. Myles Munroe, M.B. . (posthumously)
IV. THE ORDER OF DISTINCTION
Mrs. Cynthia Pratt, C.D.
Mrs. Anita Bernard, C.D, C.M.G.
Mrs. Eileen Carron, C.D., C.M.G.
Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, O.D.
Mr. Lowell Mortimer, O.D., O.B.E.
Mr. Barry Rassin, O.D.
Mrs. Sandra Dean-Patterson, O.D.
Dr. Patrick David Roberts, O.D.
Mr. William Sands, D.M.
Mr. Robert Sweeting, D.M.
Dr. Bernard Nottage, D.M. (posthumously)
V. THE ORDER OF MERIT
The Reverend Canon. Sebastian Campbell,C.M.
Mrs. Pauline Davis-Thompson, C.M.
Monsignor Preston Moss, O.M.
The Reverend. Dr. J. Emmette Weir, O.M.
The Reverend Dr. Gary Curry, M.M.
The Reverend Walter Hanchell, M.M.
The Reverend Ervin Clarke, M.M. (posthumously)