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Sigmas celebrate Founders Day 2015 open in worship at St. Matthew’s Anglican Church

 Sigmas celebrate Founders Day 2015 open in worship at St. Matthew's Anglican Church
Sigmas join rector following service. Nassau, Bahamas – The local chapters of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity celebrated the organization’s international day of formation over the weekend with fellowship and worship. The international organization celebrated 101 years of existence on January 9, 2015 and then celebrated at St. Matthew’s Anglican Church where the rector Canon Crosley Walkine is... 

Haitian national found dead shot to the neck in home on Eneas Street!

This is a file photo and is not the actual photo at the scene. Nassau, Bahamas – -Police are seeking the public’s help in solving the country’s latest homicide that occurred on Saturday 24thJanuary 2015. According to reports, shortly before 7:00pm, police received a report that a man was found dead in a home at Eneas Street off Poinciana Drive. Police on arrival at the scene met the lifeless... 

PMH Critical Care Block Provides for Healthcare ‘Quantum Leap Forward’

 PMH Critical Care Block Provides for Healthcare 'Quantum Leap Forward'
Governor General Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling cuts the ribbon to officially open the new Critical Care Block of Princess Margaret Hospital, January 22, 2015 -- assisted at that moment by the Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie, right, Minister of Health the Hon. Dr. Perry Gomez, left, and Hospital Administrator Mary Walker, second left. Also pictured, at right, is former Prime Minister... 

Corner Motel has finally closed its doors – Motel collected big loan from Bank of the Bahamas?

Corner Motel has finally closed its doors - Motel collected big loan from Bank of the Bahamas?
Charles Maynard must have gotten that approval from Hubert Ingraham who have away much of the bank’s $100m Corner Motel closes! No more ‘juicin’ in the Corner Motel! Nassau, Bahamas — The Bahamian Atlantis over the hill closed its doors on Carmichael Road yesterday. Tough times have forced the closure of the Corner Motel, which for years had left creditors and workers in limbo. The... 

Police office charged in the magistrate court today after sex videos went viral on social media

Police office charged in the magistrate court today after sex videos went viral on social media
Young COB Student could not believe all her legs was online for the world to see while she “eat” another ‘jungaliss’-DARKNESS HITS THE BAHAMAS!!! 28-year-old Const. Edward J. Lewis - Bahamian police turn porn-star charged! He goes to court March 9th, 2015 Some people say “He just like he PAH” – who was also on the force! Nassau, Bahamas — Social media... 

Prime Minister Christie reminded FNMs how they hired the management at the Bank of the Bahamas and they gave out all the bad loans!

Christie Schools FNM on how to be an effective Opposition! Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Perry Christie BP UNDERSTANDS The Corner Motel and former FNM Charles Maynard Dem got a big loan from the Bank of the Bahamas! WELL WAIT – Ingraham had to approve dat! Nassau, Bahamas – The following are the Prime Minister’s Remarks in the House Of Assembly on Wednesday January 21st, 2015. Re : Bank of... 

Six Thousand Five Hundred businesses have registered for VAT… some which didn’t have a business license!

VAT Implementation plans a smashing success! Nassau, Bahamas -  Since its implementation on January 1st, most businesses have been compliant and have successfully implemented Value Added Tax (VAT) to assist with reducing the government deficit. To date, over 6,500 businesses have registered. The Private Sector Education Task Force is pleased with VAT implementation and have been on a media blitz... 

Why would detractors light a fire at the City Dump just to hinder progress at the landfill?

Why would detractors light a fire at the City Dump just to hinder progress at the landfill?
Who lit the fire at the landfill seeking to derail progress at the dumpsite? Dumpsite Nassau, Bahamas — With so many people envious with the success of the Christie Government, some opposing the many projects and reforms underway have resorted to burning down things. Earlier this week two major blazes – intentionally lit by detractors – occurred. The first was the fire at BAMSI which... 

Sandy Bottom – $232,000,000 Operation Interrupted!

Sandy Bottom - $232,000,000 Operation Interrupted!
Who yinner think dropped a sea cow near the Sandy Bottom Project? Nassau, Bahamas — It got everybody’s attention while bringing to a hault, a $232,000,000 development. You won’t believe what did it. The dredging crew saw it earlier in the morning. This is when the operation came to an abrupt pause. The trouble after that was finding where it went. The fingers are an extension of the... 

Dr. Minnis makes clear the resignation of former Senator Heather Hunt!

Dr. Hubert Minnis - Leader of the Opposition STATEMENT: Pursuant to the policy which I announced in May, 2012, of periodically reviewing the membership of the Senate, thus allowing as many persons to serve as Senators as could do so; and therefore, to make changes in the composition of the Free National Movement’s members in that Chamber from time to time, I held a discussion with Senator... 
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