Free National Movement (FNM) Chairman Darron Cash yesterday accused Prime Minister Perry Christie of “waffling” and hiding information about the government’s negotiations with Cable and Wireless Communications (CWC) to regain the majority shares in the Bahamas Telecommunications Company (BTC).
Cash said Christie appeared to be “in
Prison Superintendent Patrick Wright yesterday confirmed that he has “intensified” efforts to weed out corrupt prison officials who continue to supply prisoners with contraband.
Wright said while officials have made some major inroads, the challenge remains identifying the officers who are involved in the illegal scheme.
A jury on Monday cleared the second person accused of the murder of Marie Metellus during a home invasion robbery.
Duran Johnson was unanimously cleared of Metellus’ murder in the course of a burglary and armed robbery on December 31, 2010.
Senior Supreme Court Justice Jon Isaacs
A 64-year-old man from Fort Lauderdale, Florida is recuperating after being bitten to the left hand by a nurse shark, according to police.
The incident occurred around 4:25 p.m. on Sunday at Compass Cay, Exuma.
The victim was cleaning fish in an area known for nurse sharks
ABACO – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development Philip Brave Davis, who met with the China Harbour Company concerning the proposed North Abaco Port earlier this month, has said work on the port is expected to begin soon.
The project, initially proposed
Police at Cat Island discovered a skull along with skeletal remains at Long Boat Keys on Saturday.
According to police, around 4:27 p.m. officers on the island were notified of the discovery.
The gender of the victim was not released.
A 39-year-old man from Chester’s Acklins is in police custody in connection with the discovery of a handgun and ammunition, according to police.
Police at Acklins arrested the man around 1:58 a.m. on Sunday after conducting a search of a white 2003 Ford Ranger truck where
The Bahamas’ 4x400m relay team from the Sydney Olympics upgraded due to doping by the U.S.
PARADISE ISLAND, The Bahamas — Eight teams will participate in the 3rd Annual ‘Battle 4 Atlantis’, the richest National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I men’s pre-season college basketball tournament. This year’s event is scheduled for November 28-30, 2013.
The pulse-pounding event will be televised live
Body sugaring the latest hair removal craze involves a combination of three common pantry items — sugar, water and lemon juice extract