Saturday, Mar 28, 2020

While the United States Embassy has advised that The Bahamas' border closure, which prevents even Bahamian citizens from entering the country, will last until May 1, Minister of Tourism and Aviation Dionisio D'Aguilar said the government has not decided on a date yet. D'Aguilar said the government decided to shut down

PM hints at further restrictions as 10th COVID-19 case confirmed in The Bahamas 

A 10th COVID-19 case has been confirmed in The Bahamas, according to Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands. Sands told The Nassau Guardian the case is

Social Services received over 1,000 applications for assistance

Since Monday, the Department of Social Services has received more than 1,000 applications for assistance in light the COVID-19 pandemic, Minister of Social Services Frankie

COVID-19 cases surge

Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands yesterday announced four new cases of COVID-19 on New Providence, bringing the country’s total to nine. “Only one had recent

Concern over crowded church of Dorian survivors on Abaco

As cases of COVID-19 increase in The Bahamas, some are concerned about the ability of officials to prevent community spread on Abaco, which was ravaged by

With jobs drying up, many wonder how long they can hold on 

The National Insurance Board (NIB) on Baillou Hill Road maintained a steady stream of clients coming and going yesterday, some of whom are newly unemployed as

Minister advises homeless community to seek help from Social Services

Minister of Social Services Frankie Campbell today advised homeless people, who have nowhere to go during curfew, to seek assistance

‘At some point, the money is going to run out’

Kendrick Dames, a barber of 17 years, said he had to cancel the opening of his barbershop as a result of the

Adjusting to the new normal

Some Bahamians have adjusted to the emergency lockdown measures Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis put in place to contain the

Man charged with killing his father

Three days after a man was found partially buried in a shallow grave in the yard of a Garden Hills

New list of who can operate

The prime minister last night released a new list of businesses and undertakings allowed to operate during the state of national emergency,

Atlantis’ doors closed until May

Atlantis announced yesterday that it will temporarily close until May 15. On Saturday, the resort — the largest private employer in The Bahamas