Schools inspected ahead of opening; Ministry of Works to pursue ‘preventive’ year-round maintenance

NASSAU, The Bahamas –The Ministry of Education and Technical & Vocational Training is anticipating a “paradigm shift” in the delivery of education as teachers, students and administrators prepare for public schools to reopen on...

Munroe says bodycam footage will not be made public outside of Coroners Court

Minister of National Security the Hon. Wayne Munroe says he has seen bodycam footage of of Monday's police involved shooting that claimed the life of a Defence Force Marine and its confirmed police's account...

Prime Minister & government officials attend Majority Rule Ecumenical Service

NASSAU, The Bahamas -- Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. Philip Davis, QC, and Mrs. Ann Marie Davis as well as Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism, Investments and Aviation the...

Prime Minister Philip Davis – Tribute on the Passing of Sir Sidney Poitier

Statement by the Hon. Philip E. Davis Prime Minister, Commonwealth of The Bahamas A tribute on the passing of Sir Sidney Poitier, KBE My Dear Friends: It is with great sadness that I learned this morning of the...

Opening of Shop on Majority Rule Day

From: Bahamas Information Services The Cabinet Office wishes to advise the general public that Monday, 10th January, 2022 will be observed as Majority Rule Day. As a result, stores, wishing to do so, may open...

Ministry of Works and Utilities tours projects underway at public schools

By Kathryn Campbell Works and Utilities Minister the Hon. Alfred Sears toured four public schools throughout New Providence, January 6, 2022 to get a first-hand view of the status of ongoing infrastructure projects. Following the guided...

Man arraigned for attempted murder and unlicensed firearm possession

On Friday 7th January 2022, at 10:00am defendant Marcus Bailey age 44 yrs of Williams Town, appeared before Deputy Chief Magistrate Debby Ferguson in Freeport Magistrate court #1 on the following: 1 count of Attempted...

Sir Sidney Poitier Dies

Oscar-winning Bahamian actor Sir. Sidney Poitier has died at the age of 94. Sir. Sidney, a former Ambassador of The Bahamas to Japan and UNESCO died sometime after 7:00 p.m, Thursday, in Los Angeles California. The...

Deputy Prime Minister in Grand Bahama to introduce and meet with new Board for...

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- The process of finding a new buyer for the Grand Lucayan resort, began with the introduction of the new Board on Thursday, January 6, 2022, which has the responsibility to...

Minister for Aviation says something must be done swiftly to better GB airport

FREEPORT, GB - Minister of Tourism, Investments and Aviation, Hon. Chester Cooper says that something has to be and will be done in the shortest time possible to revive and reconstruct the Grand Bahama...