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Wednesday 10th May 2017 8:00 AM
The Bahamas Geberal Elections 2017 will be held Wednesday, May 10, 2017, and will determine the next governing party of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas. There are presently 39 seats available in Parliament representing the 39 constituencies in the country.
To learn more about the election, constituencies, parties and candidates visit BahamasLocal.com/GeneralElection2017.
The absolute ONLY way to make a change is to vote.
"Every time we go into the voting booth, we are choosing the moral and spiritual direction of our nation. That is a privilege and responsibility that should not be abdicated."
- Robert Jeffress
The 2017 general election campaign is now in full swing. The advanced poll will be held in two days and the general election is just nine days away on May 10.
Last week, we reviewed voter sentiment and th...
"Not voting is not a protest. It is a surrender." - Keith Ellison
"Voting is the foundational act that breathes life into the principle of the consent of the governed." - DeForest Soaries
Last Thursday, April 20, was Nomination Day in The Bahamas, officially launching the general election campaign of 2017. The country observed more than 120 candidates from the three major political parties, spli...
"The most important role of a leader is to set a clear direction, to be transparent about how to get there and to stay the course." - Irene Rosenfeld
The 2017 general election campaign is rapidly winding down. The most chaotic advance poll in recent Bahamian election history is now history, and in two days, Bahamians will determine who will lead the country for the next five years. Thus far, the ...