In an act that displayed a great deal of insensitivity and confirmed just how out of touch our political leaders are, MPs want a raise in pay and a new $50 million building to house their greed and incompetence.
The Bahamas: Headlines
As BahamasB2B suspected and reported several months ago. The National Security Agency (NSA) is indeed recording EVERY single cell phone call in The Bahamas and storing them for one month, according to material confirmed by Edward Snowden.
The fact is the more a country — especially a small developing country — seeks to avoid confronting such situations honestly, the more corrupt and backward it appears to the rest of the world.
Haiti’s Department of Health has confirmed at least 1,529 cases of the Chikungunya virus. With so much travel between Haiti and The Bahamas it is inevitable that this virus will spread like a wildfire soon.
Legal shenanigans have caused the sentencing of a man, who was unanimously convicted of a double murder, to be delayed by another five weeks.
Four men accused of rape allegedly intimidated the complainant and others to the extent that witnesses would show up for court and the rapists walked free… to rape again.
Police are still looking for the person who drove into three men as they walked along a Grand Bahama street early Saturday morning… then fled the scene.
Police statistics indicate that over a 13-year period, 2,746 children under the age of 16-years have been molested. And those are just the reported figures, the actual figures are estimated to be three times higher.
The Christie Administration came to office exactly two years ago today with an ambitious and extensive legislative agenda to accomplish during its five year term and so far, little has been accomplished.