General Election

READY, SET, VOTE: PRD says everything ready for September 16 General Election

700 police officers, along with RBDF and COVID-19 Enforcement Unit manning the polls   NASSAU, BAHAMAS — After troubleshooting a... read more »

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CHANGES TO COME ON DAY ONE: PLP leader makes final push for party support

Davis says no vote or third-party vote is a vote for FNM   NASSAU, BAHAMAS — As he made his... read more »

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27-year-old man believed to have drowned at South Beach Canals

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The body of a 27-year-old man was fished out of the South Beach Canal yesterday after he... read more »

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PHA official says healthcare system remains under immense pressure amid COVID surge

Rolle: 5-10% of staff quarantined  NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) Chairman Julian J Rolle stated that the country... read more »

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Children and adolescents deeply impacted by COVID-19 pandemic, PAHO Director asserts

PAHO recommends measures to protect children from the pandemic’s indirect and direct effects More than 1.9M children and adolescents reported... read more »

General Election

2021 ELECTION FAQS: List of polling divisions

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52 WEEKS LATER: 1,200 public service workers officially made permanent and pensionable as govt promised

Rolle: It’s not political; we made a commitment to them when we hired them last summer NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The... read more »

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DISAPPPOINTED: D’Aguilar dismayed by Grand Lucayan sale delay but says govt will “soldier on” after election

“We tried very hard to get it completed” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Minister of Tourism and Aviation Dionisio D’Aguilar yesterday expressed... read more »

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SIGNS OF EASING: Surge in COVID infections showing indications of downward trend

PM Minnis expected to make address today; MOH to hold press conference next week NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Notwithstanding an overwhelming... read more »

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VACCINATION PACE SLOWS: Data suggests possible waning in vaccine uptake

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The pace of vaccinations in The Bahamas appears to have slowed as first-dose coverage reaches just over... read more »

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A MATTER OF CHARACTER: Davis slams PM’s premature declaration of “win” in advance poll

Davis asks Minnis: Why hasn’t Ingraham endorsed you yet? NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Leader Philip Brave Davis... read more »

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SAYING GOODBYE: Cabinet ministers reflect on their service at last meeting before election

“I’m satisfied that the vast majority — a silent majority — have been helped, and that, to me, is the... read more »

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“NO PROSPECT OF SUCCESS”: COA affirms 25-year sentence of armed robber

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Court of Appeal yesterday affirmed the 25-year sentence of a man convicted of armed robbery in... read more »

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Police investigate Bimini shooting after party supporters clash

ALICE TOWN, BIMINI — Police are investigating a recent shooting that took place in Bimini following the Free National Movement’s... read more »

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ON THE BRINK OF DEATH: A&E nurse said she felt her life slipping during battle with COVID pneumonia

Only three of nine people critically ill with COVID-19 under the hospital tent survived “I knew, as a nurse, that... read more »

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OUT OF OFFICE: Public service union members at hospital, airport did not show up to work

Aviation director labels union action an “illegal withdrawal of labor” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Hundreds of Bahamas Public Services Union (BPSU)... read more »

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NEW RULES: PRD outlines COVID-19 health measures for September 16 polls

Old and disabled to be allowed to vote immediately with PRD concierge program NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Parliamentary Registration Department has... read more »

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PM to North Abaconians: “Don’t be fooled by the PLP”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis said yesterday that while the Free National Movement (FNM) is committed to... read more »

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Bloomberg news calls for regional marine protected areas

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — One of the world’s top marine scientists applauded The Bahamas for its decade-long shark sanctuary status, but... read more »

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Bahamian educator partners with director of prestigious NASA K–12 SEMAA to launch new STREAM activities series

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Meet Bahamian female educator, Dr Patrice Juliet Pinder, a STEM-based scholar recently identified by the American National... read more »