REGIONAL THREAT: PM calls for Haitian-led solutions amid uptick in ‘dangerous’ migration

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Prime Minister Philip Davis yesterday warned regional leaders the crisis in Haiti poses substantial threats to The Bahamas and neighboring countries due to the significant increase in “irregular and often dangerous” migration. Davis made the remarks during his intervention at the opening session of the Heads of Summit meeting of the Community […]

Ministry of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Family Island Affairs to create National Food Policy

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Agriculture, Marine Resources and Family Island Affairs will seek to create a National Food Policy this year that will drive food security in The Bahamas. Minister of Agriculture, Marine Resources, and Family Island Affairs Hon. Clay Sweeting said that he is excited about this new initiative. “This agricultural policy […]

UNLAWFUL: Foreign Affairs warns activist group has no legal authority to question or detain people

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs yesterday advised that only law enforcement officials were authorized to question or detain any individual in The Bahamas. In a statement, the ministry referred to a video circulating of a fringe activist group interfering with the free movement of a member of the public. While it did […]