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No definite date to reopen schools

JEFFREY LLOYD Minister of Education

“It will be impossible for schools to reopen on April 14,” said Minister of Education Jeffrey Lloyd. Lloyd was speaking in the House of Assembly on Monday, April 6, following Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis’ announcement of further ‘Emergency Orders’ mandated to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus in the country. Dr. Minnis in…
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New police chief, Ashton Greenslade pledges to continue trend in the North

NEW MAN IN CHARGE – Grand Bahama and the Northern District of the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), has a new man at the helm as of Tuesday, March 31. Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP)Ashton Greenslade (left) succeeded outgoing commander ACP Samuel Butler (right), who officially demitted office on Friday, April 3. (PHOTO: TFN)

Grand Bahama and the Northern District of the Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF), got a new man at the helm as of Tuesday, March 31. Assistant Commissioner of Police Ashton Greenslade succeeded outgoing Assistant Commissioner of Police for Grand Bahama and the Northern District, Samuel Butler, who officially departed office on Friday, April 3. Butler thanked his…
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GBPA provides isolation facility

ISOLATION FACILITY – Thanks to the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), the Grand Bahama COVID-19 Task Force team has taken up residence in the new home, at the Cancer Association Atlantic Avenue West facility, with two confirmed virus patients in their care. Dr. Frank Bartlett (insert) heads the GB task Force team. (PHOTOS: JAIMIE SMITH)

Thanks to the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), the Grand Bahama COVID-19 Task Force team has taken up residence in the new home, at the Cancer Association Atlantic Avenue West facility, with two confirmed virus patients in their care. When the government was unable to secure a suitable building, the GBPA rose to the occasion.…
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Duo arrested after illegal firearm found at residence

ILLEGAL FIREARM – Two males were taken into custody, after police recovered an illegal firearm over the weekend.

Two males were put in police custody today, after they were arrested by officers from the Mobile Unit on Sunday, during the complete nationwide lockdown. According to police reports, shortly after 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 5, Mobile Unit officers acting on information and armed with a warrant, converged on a home in the area…
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