New COVID-19 patients all over the age of 50

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The six new COVID-19 cases announced today are all over the age of 55, and the oldest confirmed patient is a 96-year-old man. The man has been hospitalized, alongside a 72-year-old male health care worker and a 59-year-old man – all of whom had no travel history. The Ministry of Health released […]

McCartney: Bahamas must progress towards greater efficiency

Situation is ‘daunting” but “we will overcome it” NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas must come out of the COVID-19 crisis more advanced and progressing towards greater efficiency a well-known businessman and attorney said yesterday, noting, “It’s a difficult situation but we will overcome it”. Branville McCartney, the former Democratic National Alliance  (DNA) leader, said: “We […]

Pay Up: BPL resumes disconnections tomorrow

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Bahamas Power and Light Company Limited (BPL) will resume disconnections tomorrow, BPL Director of Public Relations K. Quincy Parker has confirmed.  Last Tuesday, the power company announced that it will immediately suspend disconnections until March 31 as thousands of Bahamians are forced to stay home to prevent the spread of the […]