Bahamian celebrity artist unveils sketch at UNESCO youth forum in China

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Bahamians have always found positive ways to put The Bahamas on the map and an art piece produced by Jamaal Rolle, the Bahamian celebrity artist, did just that as he unveiled a popular sketch at the recent UNESCO youth forum in China. Rolle’s piece, known as “a vision united,” embodied the message […]

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BTVI discusses partnership with British Costume Institute

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Representatives from the Costume Institute of the African Diaspora (CIAD) – located in the United Kingdom – recently paid a courtesy call on President of The Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI), Dr. Robert W. Robertson, for preliminary discussions regarding a possible partnership aligned with BTVI’s Fashion program. CIAD is associated with […]

Denardo McDonald wins Junior Minister of Tourism speech competition

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Junior Minister of Tourism Speech Competition was held at SuperClubs Breezes on Thursday.  The winner, who competed with students representing islands across The Bahamas, was Denardo McDonald of Grade 11, Forest Heights Academy, Marsh Harbour, Abaco (holding trophy).  Also pictured are student contenders, and Minister of Tourism and Aviation the Hon. Dionisio […]

Funds awarded to Junkanoo groups, individual junkanooers

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –  The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture in conjunction with Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), the National Junkanoo Committee (NJC) and the Junkanoo Corporation of New Providence (JCNP) held a press conference at the National Stadium, March 18, to present prize monies for the 2018 Boxing Day and 2019 New Year’s […]

Junior chefs infuse locally grown ingredients in dishes to impress judges

NASSAU, The Bahamas – Junior chefs from around the country, participating in the 2019 Bahamas Young Chef Culinary Competition, wooed the judges with their interesting creations. The five chefs, local and international, who judged the competition gave intense constructive critique and agreed the recipes and colourful presentations of the eleven junior high school students represented […]

Buju Banton All Access tickets sold out

Organizers bringing in 300 police officers to secure concert   NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Organizers of the upcoming Buju Banton: Long Walk To Freedom concert confirmed Wednesday that their All-Access tickets are sold out. Paradise Productions, which is staging the concert, said VIP and Platinum tickets are also moving fast. The concert, slated for March 30, […]