Mitchell: No decision yet on PLP convention

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman Fred Mitchell said yesterday that the party has yet to make a decision on whether it will cancel its annual convention. Mitchell told Eyewitness News that the party’s leadership council is not able to convene during the coronavirus pandemic. “When it does, I’m sure that will be […]

Mitchell: PM’s warning over lockdown an “idle threat”

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman Fred Mitchell charged today that the prime minister’s about-turn on the lockdown of the country came as a result from an impending revolt from businessmen and residents throughout the country Yesterday, Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis announced the reopening of commercial activity with certain restrictions on August […]

“Force an election” — says PLP Chairman

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman Fred Mitchell yesterday blamed the prime minister for the chaotic scenes that played out throughout New Providence as droves of shoppers queued in lines for essential services. After announcing an immediate full lockdown for New Providence on Monday, Prime Minister Dr.  Hubert Minnis reversed the decision yesterday, […]

Opposition threatens legal action against accounting firm and FNM

Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman, Senator Fred Mitchell on Sunday revealed that Ernst and Young (EU), the accounting firm who conducted the scathing Water and Sewerage audit “should be warned that the legal consequences of this sloppy report will be substantial.” Senator Mitchell said the PLP’s lawyers are looking at this matter with a view […]

PLP Parliametarians stand in solidarity

Boycott to continue until MP returned to parliament Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) members of Parliament and party senators will boycott their respective chambers until Englerston MP, Glenys Hanna Martin, is allowed to return to the House of Assembly, PLP Leader, Brave Davis, announced Tuesday. At a press conference at PLP headquarters, Davis said he attempted […]