OWN THE ERROR: Pintard flays controversial Oban HOA signing as “clumsy rookie mistake”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — While talk of the $5.5 billion Oban oil refinery project has been quelled in recent times, a Cabinet minister yesterday referred to the controversy as a “clumsy execution of a ceremonial signing” and a “rookie mistake”, but shot down suggestions of impropriety. Agriculture and Marine Resources Minister Michael Pintard, while delivering his […]

Davis: Don’t blame PLP for oil drilling

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Opposition Leader Philip Brave Davis said Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis should not blame the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) for a controversial oil drilling deal, but should instead “accept responsibility for his own decisions”. Davis’ comments, made in a statement released Friday, follow the prime minister telling the media he remained “totally […]