On June 22, in a speech on the budget, the prime minister said that he intended to have his state of emergency powers, approved by Parliament to June 29, extended to the end of July.
Parliament did not extend the state of emergency.
The state of emergency
I write to you as a concerned Bahamian citizen living in one of the southern states in the United States currently experiencing an unprecedented spike in COVID-19 cases. I am deeply worried about the potential consequences of The Bahamas opening its borders to international
The state of emergency, which allows for the government to enforce measures such as the curfew, the wearing of masks, the closure of some businesses and social distancing, is set to expire at 12 a.m.
Attorney General Carl Bethel told The Nassau Guardian that the governor
A man was shot and killed in Nassau Village on Sunday night during an argument with two men, police said.
The victim was standing on the porch of his Jackson Street home when he was approached by two men. Police said one of the men shot
The prime minister gave an uninspiring address to the nation yesterday.
He told us nothing new, repeating information on COVID-19 contained in his wrap-up contribution to the 2020-2021 budget debate in the House of Assembly last Monday.
And, he used a national address to berate the opposition,
McHari Institute was given an articulation agreement with Havana University from 2002, which is still active and current to date.
This institution has matriculated over thousands of now-leading professionals in numerous disciplines now practicing successfully in their respective fields.
The Ministry of Education was the present
Your editorial of June 25 titled “Addiction to emergency powers”, was right on point and food for thought.
In March, the competent authority declared a state of emergency and ever since has been exerting his power running the country like it’s a personal business with
Class of 2020 graduates anticipating scholarship funds to assist with funding their tertiary education will be disappointed as they won’t receive assistance this year from the Bahamian Government and the Scholarship Educational Loan Division, as Minister of Education Jeffrey Lloyd says the “decision has been
Danae Morrison may have missed out on all the pomp and circumstance that comes with the final year of high school – senior day away, attending prom, graduation parties and a traditional high school graduation – but she chooses to be happy and not sad. The
Last year, Jordan Prince Williams High School recorded a third-place finish in CFAL’s Junior Investor Program competition; this year, that simply wouldn’t cut it. The school’s 11-member team snagged top honors in a year fraught with challenges in the wake of the COVID-19 health pandemic