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Ministry of Works Retirees Saluted for Model Characteristics

The Hon. Desmond Bannister, Minister of Public Works, implored Public Service Officers to review the quality of service they give and explore prospects of improvement and enhancement of delivery of service to meet the...

WSC Spreads Christmas Cheer at Senior Citizens Center

While Christmas is traditionally a time for food, friends, and family, some of our country’s elderly and most vulnerable citizens are often those who do not have holiday luxuries. With that in mind, the...

Ministry of Foreign Affairs Meets with the United Nations Special Rapporteur on...

Minister of Foreign Affairs the Hon. Darren Henfield met with United Nations Special Rapporteur on Violence Against Women, Dr. Dubravka Šimonović.   During the meeting, they discussed several matters including the role of government in ending gender-based...

Parker-Edgecombe Cites Success of NEMA/CDEMA Partnership

The success of regional countries and their various disaster management agencies in mitigating the effects of future disasters such as hurricanes while simultaneously building stronger, more resilient Caribbean countries, will largely depend upon continued...

Minister Dames Pleased to Witness Opening of Albert J. Miller Complex Police and Fire...

Minister of National Security, the Hon. Marvin Dames said he was pleased to witness a vision become a reality during the official opening ceremony of the Albert J. Miller Complex Police and Fire Station...

43 drivers ticketed in 24 hours

The Mobile division officers ticketed 43 drivers in the past 24 hours. Officers from the Mobile Divisions conducted road checks in various parts of the island. Their efforts, which were intended to educate, reduce crime,...

Older Persons Month: Celebrating Older Human Rights Champions

The Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development and the National Council on Older Persons held a press conference Thursday at the Ministry to announce activities to celebrate Older Persons Month 2018, under the...

13 people arrested in possession of illegal drugs

Illegal drugs recovered were and 10 adult males and 3 females are in custody. According to reports around 2:00am, Friday,  September 21st, 2018, a joint drug operation conducted by Officers from the Drug Enforcement Unit,...

Drowning of Bimini native

Police on the island of Bimini are investigating an alleged drowning. Reports are that on Thursday, September 20th, 2018, shortly after 12:00pm, police were alerted of a drowning of a Bahamian male, who was a crew...

Two males arrested for possession of marijuana

Officers from the mobile division arrested two males after they were found with a number of dangerous drugs and an outstanding warrant. According to reports, on Thursday, September 20th, 2018, shortly after 10:00am, while in the...

P.M Minnis Plants Tree at Gambier Primary School

Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis, Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas participated in a Tree Planting of the National Flower, the Yellow Elder, at Gambier Primary School. The tree planting ceremony...

Minister Lauds Junkanoo at Senior Parade Seed Funding Presentation

During the Senior Junkanoo Seed Funding Presentation, on September 20, 2018, Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha T. Rolle thanked the Junkanoo leaders, Junkanooers and Junkanoo fans who continued to ensure...

Governor General’s Former Aide-de-Camp Honoured in a Moment of Silence

Award winners, guests, staff, members of the armed forces and Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling, Chancellor and Governor General, honoured the life of slain Inspector Carlis Blatch, former Aide-de-Camp to the...

Long Island Descendants Receive British Empire Medal for Service

Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, presented the British Empire Medal (BEM) to Captain Vernon Ritchie and Bennett D. Minnis during the 2018 Queen’s Birthday Honours and Investiture ceremony, Thursday,...