The International Monetary Fund (IMF), in their recent Article IV report on our country, noted that we have a bit of bloat in the public sector. Bloat to the tune of $70 million annually to our civil servants. The IMF further noted that we could save $200 million ANNUALLY via …
While this past holiday weekend should have been spent celebrating our nation’s Independence, the talk of the town clearly revolved around the failure of BEC and BPL to provide reliable electrical current – or any communication of the problems for that matter.
In the darkness Abaconians fumble Unable to see their way Everyone knows BEC is in trouble At least that is bright as day
On June 7 the country has a choice to make. In the simplest of terms, because the choice is very much a simple one, we will decide whether we believe women should have the same rights as men enshrined into the constitution.
There are a lot of quotes about the truth. And like any good quote they are immediately applicable to our society.
The year has ticked over from 2015 to 2016 and for many in our country and Abaco it is a moment of mixed emotions. Mixed with the year’s triumphs are our tragedies. Mixed with the new year’s hopes is worry. Mixed with victories are failures. But the new year offers …
A country can be very much like a house. And for a democracy as young as ours, there appears to be far too many cracks showing in the foundation.
If you’re under thirty know that the system has sold your birthright. If you’re over thirty know that your children will grow up in a weaker Bahamas: one reimagined to serve political interests and not the Bahamian people’s.
The government seems to be sticking to its ill-conceived plan to introduce National health Insurance (NHI) in January 2016. It has taken them over three years to build a single CLINIC (Marsh Harbour health Facility), let alone roll out an effective and overhauled health care system in under 7 months.
Our mothers are warm, like the warmth of the Bahamian water. And just like our vibrant seas, our mothers sustain us.