Hundreds of Bahamians who are adherents of the Rastafari faith recently commemorated the coronation of Ras Tafari Makonnen as the 225th emperor of Ethiopia on November 2, 1930. Claiming to be the direct descendant of Old Testament King Solomon and the queen of Sheba
As a JP, I assisted one young lady who was born in The Bahamas to Haitian parents – with a citizenship application.
She was granted Bahamian citizenship in reasonable time. I hear folks (who were born here to foreign parents) say that they have been waiting
Trade Union Congress (TUC) President Obie Ferguson said yesterday he will not attend a meeting with the prime minister on Monday because the details were never confirmed with him by Minister of Labour Dion Foulkes.
“Yesterday, I got a call from the minister of labor concerning a
Allaying fears of a potential healthcare shutdown, Bahamas Doctors’ Union (BDU) President Dr. Melisande Bassett said yesterday that junior physicians will not take industrial action until the senior physicians return to work.
On Tuesday, the Consultant Physicians Staff Association (CPSA) withdrew its services for all non-emergency services from
Patricia Minnis, wife of Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, said yesterday the Office of The Spouse is “functioning well and filling a void” for women and girls throughout the country.
Speaking at the Women’s Empowerment Summit and Expo, she said the office was “making baby steps”
Bahamas Nurses’ Union (BNU) President Amancha Williams yesterday expressed certainty that the overwhelming majority of nurses who participate in Tuesday’s strike poll will once again vote to strike.
“As presently, we are now in the mood of going into a strike poll as of December 4 from 9
Police were yesterday searching for the men behind a carjacking and a beauty store holdup on Thursday.
Reports are that around 8 p.m., an armed man entered a beauty salon on Balfour Avenue, held employees and customers at bay, and robbed a woman of her handbag
HOUSTON (AP) — George H.W. Bush, a patrician New Englander whose presidency soared with the coalition victory over Iraq in Kuwait, but then plummeted in the throes of a weak economy that led voters to turn him out of office after a single term, has