Tuesday 04 August, 2020
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PM Minnis Address (File Photo)

PM Minnis Address (File Photo) On the evening of the Emancipation Day holiday, Monday, August 3rd, 2020, Prime Minister Hubert Minnis in a national address, announced a two-week lockdown for the entire archipelago of Bahamian islands.  Confirmed...

By Staff1 on Aug 4th, 2020
Slide Presentation - Chief Medical Officer - 31st July, 2020

New Minister of Health, the Hon. Renward Wells, during a national press conference, hosted on Friday afternoon, July 31st, 2020, gave an update on the status of COVID-19 in the Bahamas, confirming a significant surge, with Friday’s case...

By Staff1 on Jul 31st, 2020
PM Minnis Address (File Photo)

Prime Minister the Most Honourable Dr. Hubert Minnis. (File Photo) The Office of Prime Minister Hubert Minnis released an announcement shortly after 2pm on Friday afternoon, July 24th, 2020, advising the general public that a national weekend...

By Staff1 on Jul 25th, 2020
GB Police will ensure that lockdown rules are adhered to

READY TO ENFORCE RULES – Assistant Commissioner of Police, responsible for Grand Bahama and the Northern Bahamas, Ashton Greenslade (center), says the police department in Grand Bahama is ready to enforce the two-week lockdown on Grand Bahama,...

By Staff1 on Jul 23rd, 2020
Port Lucaya Marina Aerial
In Grand Bahama, Port Lucaya Marina has been a popular port of call immediately after the storm and business has returned to normal. With underground cable power, recovery was swift and all services and power are restored.

Port Lucaya Marina, Grand Bahama (2016 File Photo). Grand Bahama will be placed on a two-week lockdown starting Thursday 23 July at 7pm to Friday 7 August at 5am in an effort to slow and control the community spread of COVID-19 on the island,...

By Staff1 on Jul 22nd, 2020
Covid virus image

Monday, July 20th, 2020, saw a series of announcements made by multiple government agencies in the Bahamas concerning different incidents related to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases in the country – as 21 new cases were added to the...

By Staff1 on Jul 21st, 2020

Prime Minister Hubert Minnis. File photo. In response to the exponential rise in Covid-19 cases seen in the Bahamas since the July 1st reopening of its international borders, Prime Minister Hubert Minnis gave a national address at 5pm on Sunday...

By Staff1 on Jul 19th, 2020

Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, COVID-19 Task Force Coordinator and Special Adviser to the Prime Minister. As more businesses re-open it becomes imperative for them to comply with COVID-19 guidelines, Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis, COVID-19 Task Force...

By Staff1 on Jul 16th, 2020
Fireworks to Welcome 47th Bahamas Independence Day July 10th, 2020.

Royal Bahamas Police Force, 47th Independence Anniversary, Clifford Park. The Independence Celebrations Committee in conjunction with the Bahamas Christian Council marked the country’s 47th Anniversary with an innovative made-for-television...

The Flag of the Bahamas

Mark Humes, MP, chairman, 2020 National Independence Celebrations. (BIS Photo/Derek Smith) Article Update – July 9th, 2020: Highlights of Tonight’s 47th Independence Live Virtual National Celebration The public is encouraged to tune...

By Staff1 on Jul 9th, 2020