Politicians tell you that corruption is the Bahamian way, and so anyone who won’t be corrupt, lie and cover-up dirt, is not a good or true Bahamian. That’s why crime and social ills are so high in this country – we cover up wrongdoing, we turn a blind to crime and criminality, and then call ourselves “Christian”.
After the US failed to accept Dr Elliston Rahming as the Bahamas’ Ambassador to Washington, the Bahamas has been forced to appoint Dr Eugene Newry instead.
The action of the opposition MPs, exclusive of Edison Key, was commendable. It was commendable some years back when a PLP member was ejected from the House and PLP MPs did the same thing. Why is it disgraceful now when the FNMs do it?
FNM Chairman Darron Cash accused Prime Minister Christie of “waffling” and hiding information about the government’s negotiations with Cable & Wireless to regain the majority shares in BTC.
Either Prime Minister Christie finds it impossible to tell a straight story, or once again he is the last to know what is happening in his government…
The stem cell bill debate has recently been overshadowed by issues related to Peter Nygard, with many feeling that the PLP is too closely aligned with Nygard for the country’s good.
McCartney may be calculating that a return to the FNM is his best bet. But is that really what is best for the FNM. The party can win without McCartney, including winning over DNA voters. His relevance and stock are diminishing assets.
Gee, if being “untenable and disgusting” resulted in dimissal, we wouldn’t have any politicians in The Bahamas.
FNM Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis dismissed a suggestion by Franklyn Wilson that the government did not net $200 million when BTC was sold.