Claiming that the Minnis administration, and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest in particular, are preoccupied with trying to implement “half-baked” election promises without fully thinking them through, Progressive Liberal Party Deputy Leader Chester Cooper yesterday suggested the government focus more on
Memorial service for Rosabell King, 85 yrs., a resident of Whylly’s Close off Market Street & formerly of Bennett’s Harbour, Cat Island, will be held at Transfiguration Baptist Church, Market & Vesey Streets, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr.
Funeral service for Lillian Ethlyn Rolle, 87 yrs., a resident of #9 Montgomery Ave. & formerly of North Mastic Point, Andros, will be held at New Covenant Baptist Church, East West Highway, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be The Reverend Trajean
Pierrelus “Luey” St. Vil, 76 yrs., a resident of Blue Hill Road & formerly of Cap Haiti, died at his residence on Monday, October 29, 2018.
He is survived by his wife: Ephienne St. Vil; 4 sons: Wilgen, Ronald & Paul St. Vil & Jack Pierre;
The Bahamas Insurance Association (BIA) said yesterday the National Health Insurance Authority’s (NHIA) timeline to roll out expanded NHI benefits is “unrealistic and not feasible”.
The BIA issued a position paper in response to the NHIA’s policy paper on the way forward for NHI.
The BIA said the NHIA’s
Diana Roberts Hepburn, 98 yrs., a resident of Burial Ground Corner & formerly of Bluff, Cat Island died at her residence on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.
She is survived by her 3 sons: Charles & Bernard Hepburn & George Hepburn of Grand Bahama; 3 daughters: Elizabeth
Following an unsatisfactory meeting with the Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) on Tuesday, dozens of nurses marched yesterday from the General Post Office on East Hill Street to the Ministry of Health on Meeting Street in protest of a new nurse shift system.
They marched around the ministry’s
Funeral service for Samuel Riley, 64 yrs., a resident of Adderley Street, will be held at St. Paul Baptist Church, Blue Hill Road, on Saturday, November 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Officiating will be Rev. Dr. Robert L. Colebrook, assisted by Rev. Kenneth Bain, Rev. Christopher
More than 200 employees of Grand Lucayan Resort in Grand Bahama have applied for voluntary separation packages (VSEP), The Nassau Guardian was told yesterday.
Attorney Obie Ferguson, president of the Bahamas Hotel Managerial Association, said 90 of the 115 managers applied for packages. He said they are collectively
Murders in The Bahamas decreased by nearly 36 percent between January and October 2018 compared to the same period last year.
There have been 74 murders for the year so far. This compares to the 116 murders during the 2017 period.
The latest incident occurred on Tuesday, when police reported