The introduction of electronic monitoring technology to the law enforcement network of The Bahamas will “significantly add” to Her Majesty’s Prisons ability to more closely monitor the whereabouts of inmates on work release scheme.
The Bahamas: Lifestyle
Minister of Education, T. Desmond Bannister and United States Ambassador, Nicole Avant emphasised the importance of reading to students of the L. W. Young Junior High School, during their Library Week.
A group of concerned citizens have launched ‘We The People’ – a non-partisan, not for profit organisation seeking to “originate, advocate and promote” progressive action through the collective efforts of its members.
The main focus of the Annual Rehabilitation Week this year is training, Mrs Marva Russell-Minns, deputy director, Department of Rehabilitative/Welfare Services said on Wednesday at the opening of a support workers training workshop, whose objective was to enhance the performance of the staff.
The Ministry of Labour and Social Development recognised the Department of Rehabilitative/Welfare Services for its work in helping those offenders of the law who choose to become rehabilitated.
Any current or future development in the Exuma Land and Sea Park must be done in a focused and properly managed fashion, says FNM MP for Garden Hills, Brensil Rolle.
After posing for several photos during an underwater diving expedition in the Bahamas, a shark apparently decided it was enough and grabbed the camera equipment, swam off and dropped it on the sea bed.
FNM MP for Garden Hills Brensil Rolle was blasted online after posing a question on his Facebook page, asking Exumians what they thought about the construction of marinas in the Exuma Land and Sea Park.
Education Minister, Desmond Bannister paid tribute to retired educator Hezekiah Dean for his contribution which spanned over four decades, serving as a teacher, principal and ending his career as a District Superintendent for High Schools on Grand Bahama Island.