Two-year-old DaNyla Roberts was shot in the abdomen while at home with her grandmother, Maxine McQueen, 47, in Hatchet Bay, Eleuthera, on Saturday night.
She was last listed in critical condition in hospital on New Providence, police said yesterday.
According to police, a vehicle approached McQueen’s home on
Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis yesterday begged Bahamians not to travel abroad as some countries experience significant spikes in COVID-19 cases.
“I want to make a very strong plea to Bahamians and residents considering or planning to travel overseas for non-essential travel to not go overseas at
Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis said yesterday his government will not approve a free trade zone for Andros.
A proposal for the North Andros Green Free Trade Zone was leaked earlier this month.
The proposal, which was submitted to the government by multibillionaire Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong in September 2019, promises
Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis said an employee separation exercise at the Grand Lucayan in Freeport is not in line with the rationale the government applied in its decision to purchase the property.
“It has come to my attention that the government has made
Dr. D. Paul Reilly, a well-known author, broadcaster, columnist and training consultant, died on his 87th birthday yesterday, his family said.
He had recently been admitted to hospital.
Reilly, who was born in Dublin, Ireland, had been in The Bahamas for almost 60 years.
He was a specialist
For the sixth year in a row, The Bahamas held on to its tier one ranking in the U.S. Department of State’s 2020 Trafficking in Persons Report, as it continues to demonstrate “serious and sustained” efforts to combat trafficking.
However, the state department raised concern over
University of The Bahamas President Dr. Rodney Smith is a finalist in West Virginia State University’s (WVSU) search for its 12th president.
Smith will participate in a “Meet the Finalists” forum on July 1. During that forum, students, faculty and staff will have the opportunity to ask
Ahead of the planned reopening of the country’s borders to international visitors, Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis yesterday urged the government to implement a new COVID-19 testing strategy for those who work with or near tourists.
In a statement, Davis said, “We need
Prosecutors have reinstated a theft charge against a 33-year-old Garden Hills resident.
Akandi Gibson is accused of stealing two Rolex watches from the John Bull boutique on Paradise Island on February 22, 2016.
Prosecutors allege Gibson stole a yellow gold presidential Rolex, valued at $49,950 and a
A 45-year-old man accused of wounding a man in a dispute was on Friday denied bail.
Lawrence Sampson pleaded not guilty to the charge that he caused grievous bodily harm to William Bethell on June 20.
The incident happened at Little Creek, Andros.
Despite his not guilty plea,