Saturday, Dec 14, 2019

Lightbourn apologizes

Hours after his suggestion that The Bahamas should consider tying the tubes of unwed mothers with more than two children triggered a national outcry, Shadow Attorney General Richard Lightbourn yesterday issued an apology, particularly to Bahamian women for his comments, which he said, “in no

Read More

Minnis offers olive branch

Pledging to redouble his efforts to earn the trust, respect and confidence of those who do not support him, Free National Movement (FNM) Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis last night extended an olive branch to Long Island MP Loretta Butler-Turner and Senator Dr. Duane Sands. Butler-Turner very

Read More

DNA: Lightbourn’s comments spineless

Several Democratic National Alliance (DNA) female candidates yesterday shot down Free National Movement (FNM) MP Richard Lightbourn’s comment’s about forced sterilization of mothers during a speech at the FNM convention on Thursday, as “utterly disgraceful”. While addressing delegates on the second night of the FNM national convention,

Read More

A lost government

Dear Editor, According to news reports, The Bahamas has been put on notice that its sovereign debt is likely to be downgraded probably to junk bond status very soon. This has caused some concern in the government because if that were to occur most of our

Read More