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“Golden Queen” Makes Return Home

The most talked about athlete coming out of the 2016 Rio Olympic Games was Bahamian sprinter Shaunae Miller who captivated the world with her performance in the Women’s 400, defeating American sprint legend Allyson Felix and securing the country’s only good medal in the process. Miller, who made courtesy calls with both the Prime Minister […]

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University Transition Date Set

Fourteen years after the vision was articulated by Prime Minister Perry Christie, The Ministry of Education yesterday announced the charter date for the official transitioning of The College of The Bahamas to a university is November 10, 2016. Education Minister Fitzgerald in bringing remarks at the ceremony held at the COB Harry C. Moore Library, […]

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Minnis Questions Baha Mar Deal

The Baha Mar saga was constantly used as political ammunition from different members of the opposition whether it was in the House of Assembly or through the press, with news breaking of Baha Mar remobilization leader of the opposition Dr. Hubert Minnis said that there may be more than what meets the eye in regards […]

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Three New Zika Cases–83 suspected cases

A travel advisory is expected to be issued to persons travelling to The Bahamas after health officials confirmed three new additional cases of the Zika virus – bringing the total to four cases. Minister of Health Dr. Perry Gomez addressed reporters yesterday at a press conference at the Ministry of Health and said he feels […]

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Gov’t Strikes Baha Mar Deal

With over 2,000 jobs made redundant and over $300 million lost in tax revenue, the stalled multi-billion dollar Baha Mar Resort is set to be remobilized. Prime Minister Perry Christie announced that the Government of The Bahamas and the Export-Import Bank of China (EXIM) signed an agreement under which the Cable Beach resort will be […]

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Miller-Dive Was Not Intentional

Fresh from her controversial dramatic dive for the gold in Rio Monday night, Olympic medalist Shaunae Miller sat down with Good Morning America yesterday morning and gave some insight into what actually happened during the final 20 meters. “Before going into the race me and my coaches sat down and discussed everything as far as […]

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Construction At Sandals Begins

More than two dozen workers were on site at Sandals Royal Bahamian today, jackhammering a pool deck larger than a football field, beginning work on a spa that will undergo a full transformation, starting work on beach villas and beginning an extensive plumbing overhaul. It was the second day since the hotel closed its doors […]

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BAHAMAS WINS GOLD

Bahamians around the Bahamas are rejoicing after 22 year old Shaunae Miller won gold in the 400 meter race in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil last night. Miller dived over the finish line to win the race in 49.44 seconds over American, Allyson Felix. This is the second medal win for Miller in the 400 meters.

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Harbour Clean Up Well Underway

The Bahamas Marine Engineering and Management Company without any assistance from the government have decided to clean up Nassau Harbors from Montague Beach to Arawak Cay all in an effort to aid tourism and positively affect the country’s environment. Some 68,000 people visited the Islands of The Bahamas aboard private vessels registered to the United […]

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Simone Cambridge Is All Bahamas Merit Scholarship Winner

Simone Cambridge of Queen’s College High School is the 2016 All Bahamas Merit Scholarship recipient. Minister of Education, Science and Technology the Hon. Jerome Fitzgerald said the All Bahamas Merit Scholarship is the most coveted award in The Bahamas and is awarded to the most promising Bahamian High School graduate accepted to a top tier […]

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