NASSAU, The Bahamas — The Hon. Cornelius A. Smith was sworn in today, June 28, as the nation’s 11th Governor-General in ceremonies at Rawson Square.
Official ceremonies featured a Farewell Salute to former Governor-General, Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling.
Government officials and Bahamians from all walks of life viewed the pageantry in the centre of downtown; further celebration continued at Government House. Photos show the Hon. C.A. Smith being sworn in by Chief Justice Brian Moree, and giving his Speech from the Throne.