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Child hit by vehicle

A child was in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle on Eleuthera on Friday, police said. According to police, shortly after 5 p.m., a resident of Green Castle arrived at home with a male child. Police said the man secured the vehicle he arrived home in,

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Statistics gets budget boost

While some government ministries and departments saw decreases in their budget allocations for the 2019/2020 fiscal year, the Department of Statistics received an increase of over $1.5 million. The department is set to receive $5,245,185, up from last year’s $3.61 million allocation. This represents the third consecutive budget

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Auditor general dept. gets budget increase

The government will once again increase its budget allocation to the Department of the Auditor General in the 2019/2020 fiscal year. The department will receive $3,194,558 for the upcoming year, compared to the $2,761,358 it allocated in 2018/2019 – a difference of $433,200.  “By equipping the Department of the Auditor General with

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FIBA praises BBF

A delegation from the Bahamas Basketball Federation (BBF) Executive team attended the International Basketball Federation’s (FIBA) National Federation Development workshop held in Miami, Florida, on May 20-21. The seminar was centered around the roles and responsibilities of the technical director when it comes to building a

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