Guyanese teacher Edmay Hendricks was recently bestowed with the ‘Teacher of the Year’ award in the Bahamas.
The Bahamas: Lifestyle
James Smith, former minister of state for finance during the Christie administration, says that tax evasion and avoidance has become “a national pastime”.
The theme for National Women’s Week “Women and Power: For a World of Equality” is adopted from the Organisation of American States, which has been designated 2010 as the Inter-American Year of Women.
Police officer in Chippingham stops the evil little monkeys from killing another dog. Boys go unpunished… only in The Bahamas.
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.
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.