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PLP supporters call for new order in GB

PLP supporters call for new order in GB. Obie Wilchcombe (left). Dr. Michael Darville (right)

As many Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) supporters on the island of Grand Bahama, and by extension the entire country, come to grips with the surprising landslide defeat during last week’s general elections, inside sources on Sunday said there is the need “for a new order in Grand Bahama.” The Freeport News was told that the…
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Nurses highlight month of activities

Nursing staff of the Rand Memorial Hospital working diligently during International Nurses Day on Friday May 12th, 2017.

Nurses in Grand Bahama celebrated International Nurses Day on Friday (May 12). The day’s affair highlighted the month-long celebration of nurses. Cherilyn Bain, Principal Nursing Officer for the Grand Bahama Health Services stated that it was important for the public to be aware of focus on the fraternity and she praised the 300 plus nurses…
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ACP says no major change expected during recount

Preston Cunningham Island Administrator

Assistant Parliamentary Commissioner (APC) Reno Smith discussed the recent Bahamas General Election on Thursday, May 11, 2017 placing emphasis on the complete Electoral and Recount Procedural Process. Commending both Parliamentary Registration Department and Royal Bahamas Police Force (RBPF) officers for executing a fine job, during the elections this past Wednesday, May 10, which led to…
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Minnis takes charge

Dr. Hubert A. Minnis, yesterday, signed the documents to officially become the fourth Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, during a ceremony at Goverment House. Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling presided over the ceremony, and at right presented the new prime minister with his Instruments of Office. (PHOTOS: TNG)

Less than 24 hours after a landslide win, where the Free National Movement (FNM) secured the government of The Bahamas, grabbing 34 of the 39 seats in the country’s General Election on Wednesday, May 10, Leader of the party Dr. Hubert A. Minnis was sworn-in as the fourth Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The…
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