Editorial

Meeting of minds essential for FNM

Sooner than later, there should be a serious meeting of the minds within the Free National Movement (FNM) hierarchy. To emphasize our point, we reprint the following two particular quotes, reportedly made by Pineridge Member of Parliament Rev. Frederick McAlpine, who represents the FNM, “The reality is we (FNM Government) are losing credibility with voters,…
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Oban puts town meetings on hold

One day short of a week, after giving the impression at a town meeting in High Rock, East Grand Bahama that a series of other such public sessions would follow close behind, Oban Energies informed in a statement issued on Wednesday that the matter is on hold. This is the case despite the overwhelming show…
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Where’s the money for the Oban project?

The whopping sum of $5.5 billion is earmarked for the proposed Oban Energies oil refinery and storage facility in East Grand Bahama. On several occasions, the man said to be the president of Oban Energies, Satpal Dhunna, has commented that thus far, $10 million have been spent regarding the project. The situation cries out for…
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Tourism Ministry falls down badly

It was an indictment that the Ministry of Tourism, the prime government agency responsible for sports/tourism, was not in the mix at the official opening ceremony of the Bahamas National High School Basketball Championships. The number we were given was 500. We were told the 29 teams came in from six islands, the capital New…
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