The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and the Bahamas Red Cross have partnered to work in various communities in the country to provide a Community Emergency Response Training (CERT) programme.
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Children from throughout the community participated in the Summer Enrichment Programme held at Stephen Dillet Primary school, which ended in a closing ceremony on Thursday, August 19.
The Ministry of Education welcomed 102 new teachers to the public school system during an orientation exercise held on Thursday, August 19, at the Uriah McPhee auditorium.
Englerston students gathered at the Urban Renewal Centre to get back to school supplies donated by the area’s business community. About a hundred children made a mad rush for supplies available for 85 children.
The Ministry of Agriculture’s Farmers Market each Saturday at the Gladstone Road Agricultural Centre offers produce including mangoes, melons, sweet corn, pumpkins, peppers, and onions. Mutton, pork and chicken are also available.
Ministry of Labour and Social Development in conjunction with CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standard and Quality (CROSQ) launched The Bahamas National Technical Sub-Committee for The Regional Building Standards Project.
Members from the Rotary Club of West Nassau made a courtesy call on Governor General Sir Arthur Foulkes at Government House on Monday, August 23, 2010.
Minister of Education Desmond Bannister will be addressing critical education-related issues at a Bahamian Forum meeting at Sandyport tonight.
Lyford Cay billionaire Louis Bacon has filed a counterclaim to the lawsuit brought against him by millionaire neighbour Peter Nygard.