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Astra Armbrister-Rolle New Director of Development for the BNT

 Astra Armbrister-Rolle New Director of Development for the BNT
Mrs. Astra Armbrister-Rolle as Director of Development. Nassau, Bahamas – The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) is pleased to announce the hiring of Astra Armbrister-Rolle as Director of Development. Armbrister-Rolle is a fundraising professional in the non-profit sector, specialising in annual giving management, prospect development and donor stewardship. She is a graduate of McMaster University and... 

This Week in The Bahamas Commentary by Elcott Coleby: Mar 23 – 27

Deputy Director at BIS Elcott Coleby. National leaders remember Sir Lynden on his 85th birthday Honouring the memory of her husband and the father of the nation, Bahamas Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling quietly laid the customary wreath at the mausoleum of Sir Lynden for the fifteenth consecutive year since his death in 2000. On Sunday, 22nd March which would have marked his 85th birthday,... 

Transport and Aviation Minister Announces Plan To Re-Develop Potter’s Cay Dock

Hon. Glenys Hanna-Martin - Minister for Transport and Aviation NASSAU, The Bahamas – Minister of Transport and Aviation the Hon. Glenys Hanna-Martin took a tour with stakeholders and the media to see the plans to re-develop the Eastern End of Potter’ Cay Dock, Thursday, March 26, 2015. Before the tour, Minister Hanna-Martin explained that the Government has allocated $3,122,989.00 for the re-development... 

Officer in Mayaguana involving 19-year-old was one of four placed on Administrative Leave from the force in Jamie Smith’s death!

Officer in Mayaguana involving 19-year-old was one of four placed on Administrative Leave from the force in Jamie Smith's death!
19-year-old Mayaguana resident was arrested, allegedly beaten, arraigned, tried, convicted and then sentenced to three months in jail without council – all within two hours! Mayaguana has A Superior Kangaroo Court – Unmatched Anywhere in the World! On the Island an UNQUALIFIED Administrator discusses his ruling with the WUTLESS MEDIA and the Leader of the FNM! This is a serious breach of... 

Chief Councillor Campbell and hardcore FNM caught up in ‘fraudulent bidding’ issue on Grand Bahama

Chief Councillor Campbell and hardcore FNM caught up in 'fraudulent bidding' issue on Grand Bahama
ALLEGED FRAUD IN GRAND BAHAMA COMMITTED BY FNM GENERAL TURNED OVER TO POLICE! Grand Bahama Regatta and Heritage Festival Committee chairman, Chervita Campbell. by: Mia Whylly, News Reporter Freeport, GB — The Freeport City Council’s meeting on Tuesday night proved to be one where allegations of fraudulent bidding were directed at the Chief Councillor, Chervita Campbell. Councillor Kevin... 

Where are the Bar Council comments on what went down in Mayaguana? Where is JUSTICE for the weak? Who ga speak for US! THANK YOU, MINISTER GRAY!!!!

Dear Editor, I think you graciously for your space in this most read page and for allowing me time and space in your decent page, which seems to tell the whole truth about many things in this country. I, too, have a view of these developments emanating out of Mayaguana, which seem to have caused the Minister of Local Government to seek the Prime Minister for his removal from that post pending an... 

Chrissy shot to the head and stabbed in Easter New Providence tonight by jealous lover!

Chrissy shot to the head and stabbed in Easter New Providence tonight by jealous lover!
Victim was enjoying an evening with her son’s father when a jealous lover showed up unannounced and all hell break loose!!! Chrissy Mesidor and young son in happier times... Nassau, Bahamas — Breaking News coming into Bahamas Press now report that a woman has been fatally shot and stabbed in the eastern section of New Providence in some area west of the Bahamas Correctional Facility. Sources... 

Leading Attorney says Mayaguana administrator Zephania Newbold must be removed from his role!

Wayne Munroe QC By KHRISNA VIRGIL Tribune Staff Reporter kvirgil@tribunemedia.net ATTORNEY Wayne Munroe yesterday called for the removal of Mayaguana administrator Zephania Newbold because he publicly revealed what allegedly took place regarding the release of a man he had earlier convicted. The matter has placed MICAL MP V Alfred Gray in the hot seat over his alleged involvement in the man’s release.... 

Call for a vote of Confidence /No Confidence in the Speaker!

A letter to the BP Editor Speaker of the House Dr. Kendal Major Dear Mr. Editor, The results of the 2012 elections left the PLP leader with much soul searching as he had to form a government. The selection of ministers after a landslide victory was the easy part, but i am sure much thought had to be given to the selection of the Speaker and Deputy Speaker. The members of Garden Hill and Nassau Village... 

Cable Bahamas moved from its 300 promised jobs to now reduced to 150 if granted a second mobile license…

That company is just not honest with the Bahamian people! Cable Bahamas head offices. Dear Editor, I want to thank you for discussing this matter of a second mobile license and for presenting your bold and candid thoughts on this point in our development. I want to join your commentary on two of the applicants in the RFP [Cable Bahamas and Digicel]. In my view, both do not fit the dynamics we need... 
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