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Canada, which issued a travel warning on the Bahamas, now has its own homegrown day of terror and crime

Canada, which issued a travel warning on the Bahamas, now has its own homegrown day of terror and crime
Gunshots in the Canadian Parliament? Police officers take cover near Parliament Hilll following a shooting incident in Ottawa, Oct. 22, 2014. BAHAMAS STATEMENT: The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to advise the public that The Bahamas High Commission Building in Ottawa, Canada and other buildings in the general vicinity including the Canadian Parliament were on lock-down earlier today due to... 

Financial Services Industry’ Annual Essay & Speech Competition

Financial Services Industry’ Annual Essay & Speech Competition
Working Group members - and sponsors of the competitions - accepting the donation of laptops from Bahamas Business Solutions Limited’s Assistant Manager. Left to right are Fredricka Bowe, Bahamas Financial Services Board; Anissa Dean, BBSL; Jennifer Duncombe, HR representative from KPMG; and Zoe Powell, SEO, Ministry of Education. Missing from the photo are Alanna McCartney and Tanya Woodside,... 

The Work of Bahamas Public Servants to be Honoured

The Work of Bahamas Public Servants to be Honoured
During a press conference Monday, October 20, at the Ministry of the Public Service, Minister of Labour and National Insurance and of the Ministry of the Public Service the Hon. Shane Gibson shed light on the week of activities aimed at highlighting the work of Public Servants. Pictured from left are Elise Delancy, Under Secretary, Ministry of Labour and National Insurance; Mr. Gibson, and Jocelyn... 

One found dead on American Vessel carrying over 100 Haitian Nationals in Exuma – WHAT IN DA HELL IS DIS? WHAT DID DA MAN DIE FROM?

One found dead on American Vessel carrying over 100 Haitian Nationals in Exuma - WHAT IN DA HELL IS DIS? WHAT DID DA MAN DIE FROM?
NEWS BREAKING RIGHT NOW >>>> Migrants crammed on the smaller Defense Force Vessel. New vessels and stronger patrols by the Defence Force are reaping results… Exuma, Bahamas — Authorities are now wondering how did some 100 plus illegal Haitian Nationals ended up on board of an American vessel with a dead man onboard. The Royal Bahamas Defence Force apprehended over one hundred... 

Butler-Turner sends wild threat to FNMs and promises to step down when defeated Nov. 21st

TEAM LGBT goes down in flames as support for Loretta is being rejected!!! Loretta Butler-Turner Butler could ditch the FNM like others! Nassau, Bahamas — Loretta Butler Turner, who will now go down as the first Deputy Leader of a party to challenge the Leader, will be defeated at the Nov. 21st Convention of the FNM. Ground information coming into BBB Analytics have confirmed that an 87% majority... 

Chamber Appoints New Chairman – Mr. Gowon Bowe

Chamber Appoints New Chairman - Mr. Gowon Bowe
Back to the News >>> The Chamber of Commerce has a NEW CHAIRMAN >>> Mr. Gowon Bowe The Board of Directors of The Bahamas Chamber of Commerce and Employers’ Confederation announces the resignation of Mr. Robert Myers as Chairman of the BCCEC, as well as Co-Chairman of The Coalition for Responsible Taxation. As a result of Mr. Myers’ resignation, the Board of Directors... 

Vehicle explodes at Bahamar construction site – driver ran out of the vehicle

Vehicle explodes at Bahamar construction site – driver ran out of the vehicle
Breaking news only on Bahamas Press >>>> Fireballs on Bahamar construction site... Nassau, Bahamas – Large clouds of thick black smoke and torch-like fireballs engulfed a service truck that exploded on the Bahamar construction site this morning, forcing fire fighters to race to the scene. Bahamas Press can tell you the explosion happened around 10:35 am just after a driver quickly... 

A Breaking News UPDATE >>> Some 60 persons detained following an ALL DAY RAID!

A Breaking News UPDATE >>> Some 60 persons detained following an ALL DAY RAID!
Persons living in the Bahamas undocumented have been advised to get their affairs in order! Nassau, Bahamas — Breaking News coming into Bahamas Press confirms a raid today resulted in some 60 persons being detained at the detention centre. Sources now on the ground report the raid was the result of an all day exercise, which nabbed persons undocumented and unregistered without any status yet... 

Bahamian Teenager Releases First Novel

Bahamian Teenager Releases First Novel
Young writer making waves already…. Alexis Ferguson, a Bahamian high school student who is promoting her first published work. NASSAU, Bah.- Alexis Ferguson, a 16 year old Bahamian author has started a promotional tour for her novel “Risk”. “Risk” is a fantasy fiction novel set in Hawaii and the ‘Mahgic Realm’ which centers around Jade, a mind reading teenage girl, and a the Mahgi,... 

Major Drug Bust on Acklins this morning…

MILLION DOLLAR DRUG BUST DURING DAY 5 OF OPERATION SHOWTIME II file photo of a drug bust in May this year. tribune242.com photo. Acklins, Bahamas — POLICE are reporting the seizure of a large quantity of dangerous drugs and the arrest of two men ages 36 and 31 from Acklins Island during day five of “Operation Showtime II ”, held in New Providence late Sunday 18th October 2014 through the... 
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