Two Americans were arrested and granted bail for the murder of Carl Yerger, who is also an American and was in Bimini on a fishing trip with his friend.
A murder and attempted murder trial against three defendants came to an abrupt end yesterday when the attorney general entered another nolle prosequi.
Today, still under the PLP, the interests of a few numbers men seem more urgent than the rights, needs and protection of tens of thousands of Bahamian women.
Our letter of permission from the Cabinet Office – copied to commissioner of police and permanent secretary of the Ministry of Works & Urban Development – was ignored and, eventually, we were instructed to shut it down.
The short documentary that was released this week, illustrates the vast amount of trash produced in New Providence, the poor management of the city dump and the consequences of this on the environment and health.
There are too many honest, hardworking, loyal and dedicated men and women in the RBPF who will be looked at with a jaundiced eye by members of the public for deeds committed by a few bad apples.
It is now time for society to heal itself and demand higher standards. If not, crime will continue to grow apace – and society can only look to itself to find the culprit.
Shortly after the ‘referendum’ on gambling both the Prime Minister and the Police Commissioner indicated that web shops would be closed, in accordance to the wishes of the people. What happened?
The prime minister by his admission in the House of Assembly has confirmed what many in the public have long suspected – that is, that the PLP uses its position of influence and power to extract financial benefits and favors for selected PLP supporters.