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May 12, 2017
Some PLP candidates react to losses

After the wipeout of former Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) MPs on Wednesday, several who lost their seats expressed surprise while defending their records and said the crushing defeat was more of a referendum on the government.
Former Pinewood MP Khaalis Rolle is among them.
Yesterday, Rolle, who assured he felt fine after his loss, said he worked selflessly in his community for years and formed ...

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February 01, 2020
BPL 'a total mess', says Davis

Following news that the government is spending $30 million on another generator for Bahamas Power and Light (BPL), Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis called the entire situation a "total mess". "That's a mess," he said. "And I'm still waiting to hear what [...]
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Glitz, Glam and Opportunity
February 12, 2018
Glitz, Glam and Opportunity

Rotary Club of East Nassau (RCEN) President, Hope Sealey, met with Dr. Rodney Smith, President of the University of The Bahamas (UB) Friday, February 9, as the civic organization and its junior partner Rotaract...

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Knife killer shot dead at party
April 04, 2018
Knife killer shot dead at party

TWO men on Grand Bahama are dead and a senior immigration officer, a relative of one of the victims, is in custody assisting police with their investigation...

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'Obie can't win and won't win'
July 25, 2019
'Obie can't win and won't win'

Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis said former Tourism Minister Obie Wilchcombe “can’t win and won’t win” in his bid to become PLP chairman...

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October 22, 2019
Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation Launches “14 Islands Open for Business” Marketing Campaign to Urge Travel After Hurricane Dorian

One month after Hurricane Dorian devastated parts of Grand Bahama Island and The Abacos, the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation (BMOTA) is executing a multi-channel marketing campaign designed to keep the country’s economic engine strong by recruiting, retaining and reinvigorating travel to The Bahamas. The BMOTA has aggressively deployed a range of tactics to drive the narrative that The ...

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November 25, 2013
Buccaneer politics and the economy

Dear Editor,
Traditionally, political parties in The Bahamas come to power based on their ability to sell "a dream" to the majority of the electorate. Marketing and the strategic use of mega-rallies have also played into the dynamics of the political hype. This was played out, big time, during the 2012 general election.
Hundreds of years ago, when pirates and buccaneers roamed the world, inclusi...

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Increasing participation of women in frontline politics
August 26, 2019
Increasing participation of women in frontline politics

Constitutional changes at the political party level and a focus on building one’s portfolio of advocacy and support system for family care are among the areas some of the country’s leading female politicians say are crucial to increasing the participation of women in frontline politics in The Bahamas...

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August 12, 2019
The transparency standard

In The Bahamas, parties in power routinely engage in a theatre of whataboutisms, where standards of performance are often not evaluated against an established benchmark but rather against what the other person in office did or did not do. When it comes to the issue [...]
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Minnis administration making strides in energy sector reform
February 25, 2019
Minnis administration making strides in energy sector reform

Public schools and buildings in New Providence will be outfitted with energy-efficient retrofits and solar PV installations as part of the Government’s energy sector reform strategy, said Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis...

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