Commissioner of Police Anthony Ferguson was mum yesterday on concerns that eight senior officers were placed on leave.
The eight officers were directed to take their many weeks of accumulated vacation and are expected to retire at the end of that leave.
When asked about this, Ferguson said,
Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday defended Disney Cruise Line and its “outstanding environmental record” after environmentalists called the government’s deal with the company a “realization of our worst fears”.
The Minnis administration signed a heads of agreement with Disney on March 7 for the development
Two men died and another was left injured hours apart in two separate traffic accidents on New Providence, according to police.
Shortly after 11 p.m. Sunday, police reportedly responded to calls of a traffic accident on East Bay Street.
Police said the driver of a black Honda
The increase in traffic fatalities on New Providence in recent years is a result of more highways on the island, Minister of Transport and Local Government Renward Wells suggested yesterday.
“I think we have to realize that in our push for modernity and making The Bahamas more modern,
Abus driver accused of statutory rape was yesterday refused bail.
Nathaniel Ferguson, 24, of Mermaid Boulevard, appeared before Magistrate Samuel McKinney accused of the rape of a female minor of 14.
Ferguson was not required to enter a plea to the charge and was remanded to prison.
On August 2, 2018, the Vatican announced that Pope Francis approved changes to Catholic teaching, declaring the death penalty unacceptable in all cases.
Previously the church accepted the death penalty in limited cases when the responsible person or people were fully determined and the penalty was
The Free National Movement (FNM) government of Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis is being accused of purging the civil service, especially the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), of Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) supporters, after eight assistant commissioners of police (ACPs) were sent on leave.
My wife and I have enjoyed three trips to your beautiful islands, two to Eleuthera and one to Andros. We just returned from Eleuthera, having been there last eight years ago. At that time we were overwhelmed with the beauty of the beaches and
It is probably without precedent for a major Caribbean industry to declare that unless CARICOM’s Common External Tariff (CET) is properly enforced, the livelihoods of hundreds of thousands of rural and other workers will be put at risk.
For this reason, the March 15 statement by