Editorial

Government facing compelling issues with Grand Lucayan

The Government of The Bahamas grabbed a tiger by the tail in purchasing the Grand Lucayan properties from Hutchison Whampoa. The purchase price of $65 million was the first major cross the government had to bear. Then, there was the necessity to borrow $35 million to help to accommodate the payment process to Hutchison Whampoa.…
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Maurice Moore’s patriarch position should be guarded

The Most Honorable Maurice Moore is one of the great freedom fighters in Bahamian history. He is the living patriarch of the Majority Rule Movement. It is imperative that he is afforded the full respect for long years of contribution to nation building, many times during earlier periods, at great sacrifice of a personal nature…
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Roberts leaves large shoes

A longtime, devoted supporter of the Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) shook his head. There is nobody in the wings to immediately take the place of the battle- scarred veteran of the politics area, Bradley Roberts, who died last week. Another PLP soldier commented: “Well you know what they say. ‘When one window closes, another one…
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PLP loses major warrior as Brad Roberts passes

Life goes on no matter who departs for eternity. In that vein, the Progressive Liberal Party, that pioneering, historic political organization will continue as a significant plank in the make-up of The Commonwealth of The Bahamas. With Bradley Roberts out of the picture though, there will be a great difference. He passed away on Thursday.…
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